and a warning for plaintiffs
This article considers the significance of the recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia in APC Marine Pty Limited v The Ship “APC Aussie 1”  FCA 679.
The Proportionality principle has historically played a significant but unclear role on costs assessments.
Taxation and assessment of costs – assessment under Legal Profession Act 2004 (NSW)
Client in “no win no fee” costs agreement appeals under s 384 Legal Profession Act 2004 (NSW) from Review Panel assessment of costs in favour of her previous solicitor
Departing from the general rule; care proceedings in respect of child;
Enforcement of cost certificates – recovery of costs of the cost assessment process
Vumbaca v Sultana  NSWDC 237 (14 December 2012) discusses the nature of costs assessment.
De Costi Seafoods (Franchises) Pty Limited and Anor v Wachtenheim and Anor (No 5)  NSWDC 8 (10 February 2015). Time for Monkeys Enterprises Pty Ltd v Southern Cross Austereo Pty Ltd  NSWDC 13 (19 February 2015).