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Causation under the Civil Liability Act

Over the years the courts have toyed with the concept of causation, and how it should be determined. Following the Ipp report in 2002, the individual States and Territories supplemented common law principles of civil liability by implementing civil liability regimes, including, in NSW, the Civil Liability Act (NSW) 2002 (the Act). The subject of this article is the causation provisions of the Act.

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