Proportionate liabilityAuthors: Simon Lusk
Liability by two or more tortfeasors for similar losses in respect of the same transaction does not mean that they are necessarily concurrent wrongdoers for the purposes of Part 4 of the Civil Liability Act 2002. So held the New South Wales Court of Appeal in Mitchell Morgan Nominees Pty Limited & Anor v Vella & Ors  NSWCA 390.
Significant cases, legislation or articles referred to
- Civil Liability Act 2002
- Mitchell Morgan Nominees Pty Limited & Anor v Vella & Ors  NSWCA 390
- St George Bank Limited v Quinerts Pty Ltd  VSCA 245