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Beling, Joel Lorensz v McLeay, Fiona Ruth as Victorian Legal Services Commissioner [No 2]; Beling, Joel Lorensz v Victorian Legal Services Commissioner [No 2] [2021] VSCA 271

COSTS
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Kaye and Niall JJA
Parties: 

Beling, Joel Lorensz v McLeay, Fiona Ruth as Victorian Legal Services Commissioner [No 2]; Beling, Joel Lorensz v Victorian Legal Services Commissioner [No 2]

Judgment Date: 
28 September 2021
Catchwords: 

COSTS - Applications for leave to appeal refused - Application for extension of time to file application for leave to appeal refused - Application for stay refused - Whether respondent should be awarded indemnity costs - Applicant admitted to practise law - Self-represented - Applications entirely without merit and included unsupported allegations of fraud, dishonesty and falsification of documents - Respondent awarded indemnity costs in both appeals.

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