We stand with clients to help them navigate through, and ultimately resolve, commercial disputes – through mediation or more traditional litigation.
Recovery of Damages Against a Government Organisation in Relation to Water Rights
Kardos Scanlan commenced proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW on behalf of the water rights holders
Default Judgment issued on an Improper Basis for an amount approaching $1,000,000
Kardos Scanlan were retained to obtain an injunction against the enforcement of that judgment, file an application to set aside the default judgment and defend or otherwise negotiate an acceptable outcome.
Within 2 days, we had successfully restrained the enforcement of the judgment and shortly thereafter, had negotiated a commercial settlement
Proceedings for Declarations with Respect to an Expert Determination
Kardos Scanlan commenced proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW including acting for the developer in responding to claim under SOPA
Ongoing Complex Advisory
Kardos Scanlan provide ongoing governance and corporations law advice to a public private company which is a substantial land holder
Acting for a Property Owner Against a Receiver
Kardos Scanlan were retained to attempt to negotiate with lenders and the receivers to retire the receiver and in the process were required to obtain injunctions which we did successfully twice even though those applications were vigorously opposed by the receivers
Acting for a Minority Shareholder in an Oppression Suit
Kardos Scanlan acts for the minority shareholder in Supreme Court proceedings for oppression, ascertaining value of shares and other assets, complex negotiations and tax structuring of the settlement
Proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW and Court of Appeal
Kardos Scanlan commenced proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW and Court of Appeal where the registered proprietor authorised his relation to conduct all steps related to substantial residential building works, including obtaining all council approvals and collecting all proceeds of sale.
The purchaser of the completed development claimed that the relation that undertook the work committed fraud. The registered proprietor who was ultimately found to have done nothing untoward through his actions
Federal Court Proceedings for Restraint of Trade – NRL ats De Belin
Kardos Scanlan acted for NRL in defending Federal Court claim for restraint of trade
Supreme Court Proceedings Concerning Liquidator Examination Summons – In the Matter of Newheadspace Pty Limited (in liq)
Kardos Scanlan acted for NRL in setting aside as an abuse of process examination summonses issued to its executives