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Bensons Property Group P/L (ACN 063 470 833) v Key Infrastructure Australia P/L (ACN 154 574 937); Gale, Barry Richard; Gatsby, Bruno & Hutchinson-Brooks, Nigel Robert [2021] VSCA 69

CONTRACT
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Niall, Emerton and Sifris JJA
Parties: 

Bensons Property Group P/L (ACN 063 470 833) v Key Infrastructure Australia P/L (ACN 154 574 937); Gale, Barry Richard; Gatsby, Bruno & Hutchinson-Brooks, Nigel Robert

Judgment Date: 
24 March 2021
Catchwords: 

CONTRACT - Development management agreement - Consultant to obtain planning permit by certain date - Prevention principle - Whether letter sent by applicant deprived respondent of substantial chance of obtaining permit by deadline - Whether applicant breached implied duty of cooperation by sending letter - Whether letter caused respondent loss and damage.

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