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White, Nola v Woodward, William & The Registrar of Titles [2020] VSC 593

COSTS
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Common Law Division
Judge(s): 
John Dixon J
Parties: 

White, Nola v Woodward, William & The Registrar of Titles

Judgment Date: 
14 September 2020
Catchwords: 

COSTS - Application for non-party costs order - Plaintiff wholly unsuccessful at trial - Substantial adverse credit findings made against critical witness - Critical witness in relationship with plaintiff - Whether principles in Knight v FP Special Assets (1992) 174 CLR enlivened in respect of witness - No evidence of witness having played an active role in conduct of litigation - No evidence of witness having interest in subject matter of litigation - Application dismissed.

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