Osei v P K Simpson Pty Ltd [2022] NSWCA 13 (14 February 2022) (White and McCallum JJA, Garling J)


Catchwords:


NEGLIGENCE — Negligent advice to settle claim for weekly workers’ compensation payments — whether claim for damages for professional negligence was “for personal injury damages” as defined

COSTS — Whether costs capped at $10,000 — Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014 (NSW), cl 2 of Sch 1

WORDS AND PHRASES — “for personal injury damages” — Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014 (NSW), cl 2 of Sch 1

WORDS AND PHRASES — “personal injury damages” — Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW), s 11