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Application by Eastwood Retirement Pty Ltd [2022] VSC 568

TRUSTS AND TRUSTEES
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Commercial Court
Judge(s): 
Elliott J
Parties: 

In the matter of an application pursuant to rule 54.02 of the Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic) for judicial advice; application by: Eastwood Retirement P/L (ACN 130 786 195) (as trustee for the Eastwood Retirement Unit Trust)

Judgment Date: 
26 September 2022
Catchwords: 

TRUSTS AND TRUSTEES - Judicial advice - Trustee sued - Whether trustee justified in defending claims - Legal advice - Reasonable prospects of success - Whether appropriate to pay for defence costs out of trust assets - Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic), rr 54.02(2), 54.03(c).

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