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Fox v Westpac [2021] VSC 573

COSTS
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Commercial Court
Judge(s): 
Nichols J
Parties: 

Fox, Alannah; Nastasi, Bridget v Westpac Banking Corporation (ACN 007 457 141) & St George Finance Ltd (ACN 001 094 471) Crawford, Steele Lee v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (ACN 005 357 522); Macquarie Bank Ltd (ACN 008 583 542) & Macquarie Leasing P/L (ACN 002 674 982)

Judgment Date: 
14 September 2021
Catchwords: 

COSTS - Group Proceedings - Application for a Group Costs Order - Principles to be applied - Judicial discretion in open textured legislation - Satisfaction of evidentiary burden - 'appropriate or necessary to ensure justice is done in the proceeding' - Supreme Court Act 1986, Part 4A, s 33ZDA.

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