Current Class Actions

As at 26 May 2020


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    Current Class Actions (by Registry) 

    New South Wales

    Date Filed NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge

    17 April 2020

    Employment and Industrial Relations

    NSD448/2020 - JOSEPH SHOREY v ONE KEY RESOURCES PTY LTD & ANOR

    Murphy J for case management

    23 March 2020

    Commercial & Corporations 
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD340/2020 - CJMCG PTY LTD AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CJMCG SUPERANNUATION FUND v BORAL LIMITED 

    Lee J

    28 February 2020

    Commercial & Corporations 
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD206/2020 - JOHN DOUGLAS MCFARLANE v IOOF HOLDINGS LIMITED

    Gleeson J

    21 February 2020

    Other Federal Jurisdiction

    NSD181/2020 - LINDSEY SCHOFIELD & ANOR v TFS MANUFACTURING & ORS

    Lee J for case management

    29 November 2019

    Employment and Industrial Relations

    NSD2004/2019 - CAMERON BAKER v WOOLWORTHS LIMITED

    Perram J

    28 November 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    NSD2021/2019 - ZHITAO PAN v ROYAL NATIONAL CAPITAL ALLIANCE LIMITED & ORS

    Lee J

    24 December 2019

    Employment and Industrial Relations

    NSD2168/2019 - RAYMOND BOULOS v M.R.V.L. INVESTMENTS PTY LTD

    Thawley J

    23 December 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    NSD2171/2019 - MIZUKI SAI v GEA LAWYERS PTY LTD & ANOR
    Related:
    NSD244/2020 - XIA ZHAO v DLZ LAWYERS PTY LTD & ANOR (Filed 6 March 2020)
    NSD245/2020 - JIANYU HUANG v DILIGENCE LAWYERS & MIGRATION AGENTS PROPRIETARY LIMITED & ANOR (Filed 6 March 2020)

     

    Lee J

    27 November 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection

    NSD1971/2019 - JOHN FENTON v MONSANTO AUSTRALIA PTY LTD

    Lee J for case management

    10 October 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    NSD1736/2019 - MERVYN LAWRENCE BRADY v NULIS NOMINEES (AUSTRALIA) LIMITED (ACN 008 515 633) IN ITS CAPACITY AS TRUSTEE OF THE MLC SUPER FUND

    Markovic J

    26 July 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection

    NSD1210/2019 - Kenneth John Williams v Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited

    Lee J for case management

    8 April 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection

    NSD544/2019 - JONES ASIRIFI-OTCHERE v SWANN INSURANCE (AUST) PTY LTD

    Gleeson J
    3 April 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer ProtectionNSD520/2019 - Gwen Dallis Barker v Santos LimitedBromwich J
    15 February 2019Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD220/2019 - CARPENDERS PARK PTY LTD (AS TRUSTEE OF THE CARPENDERS PARK PTY LTD STAFF SUPERANNUATION FUNF) v SIMS METAL MANAGEMENT LTD ACN 114 838 630Rares J
    14 February 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection

    NSD215/2019 - THE OWNERS - STRATA PLAN 87231 v 3A COMPOSITES GMBH & ANOR

    Related:

    NSD940/2019 - The Owners - Strata Plan No 91086 v Fairview Architectural Pty Ltd

    Wigney J
    22 November 2018Employment and Industrial RelationsNSD2162/2018 - ALOIS JACK & ORS v CORESTAFF NT PTY LTD ACN 129 495 263Bromwich J
    15 November 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)NSD2168/2018 - YUANBAO YU v ROYAL NATIONAL CAPITAL ALLIANCE LIMITED ACN 601 566 803 & ORSGleeson J
    11 September 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)NSD1738/2018 - COURTLY REO PTY LTD v GIO GENERAL LIMITEDAllsop CJ
    23 August 2018Commercial and Corporations: Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and insuranceNSD1555/2018 - HASSAN EL-BANNA EL-ZEIN & ORS v BARTON NINE PTY LIMITED ATF THE BARTON NINE SETTLEMENT ACN 143 616 693 & ANOR Lee J
    29 June 2018Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD1158/2018 - PHILIP ANTHONY BARON & ANOR v COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA

    Related:
    • VID1085/2017 - ZONIA HOLDINGS PTY LTD V COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA
    Yates J
    23 May 2018 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD862/2018 - GEOFFREY PETER DAVIS & ANOR v QUINTIS LIMITED (RECEIVERS AND MANAGERS APPOINTED) (VOLUNTARY ADMINISTRATORS

    » Documents
    Lee J

    13 April 2018

    Commercial & Corporations 
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD580/2018 - RAFFAELE WEBB v GETSWIFT LTD ACN 604 611 556 & ANOR

    » Documents

    Related:

    • NSD226/2018 - DWAYNE CAVAN SHANAHAN PERERA v GETSWIFT LTD & ANOR
    • NSD440/2018 - SHAUN MCTAGGART & ANOR v GETSWIFT LTD & ORS


    Lee J

    11 April 2018 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD576/2018 - JAMES BONHAM AS TRUSTEE FOR AUCHAM SUPER FUND v ILUKA RESOURCES LTD Perram J
    16 March 2018 Commercial & Corporations
    (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    NSD406/2018 - RACHAEL ABBOTT v ZOETIS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD

    Lee J

    16 January 2018

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    NSD 35/2018 – JODIE PHILIPSEN v AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS LLC

    Katzmann J

    9 November 2017

    Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD1983/2017 EXCEL TEXEL PTY LTD (AS TRUSTEE FOR THE MANDEX FAMILY TRUST) v QUINTIS LTD

    » Documents

    Lee J

    12 October 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    NSD 1812/2017 GREGORY JOHN LENTHALL & ANOR v WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION & ANOR
    » Documents

    Lee J

    14 August 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    NSD1417/2017 Susan Margaret Lloyd v Belconnen Lakeview Pty Ltd

    » Documents (including opt-out notice)

    Lee J

    29 March 2017

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection

    NSD448/2017 Casey Cheryl Simpson v Thorn Australia Pty Ltd T/AS Radio Rentals ACN 008 454 439

    Gleeson J

    2 November 2016

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

    NSD 1908/2016 Gavin Smith & Ors v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Defence)

    » Documents

    Related:

    Lee J

    20 October 2016

    Employment and Industrial Relations NSD1857/2016 Jacob Cornelius Bywater v Appco Group Australia Pty Ltd ABN 49 092 605 671 Lee J
    3 August 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1245/2016 Daniel Aristabulus Sanda v Pttep Australasia (Ashmore Cartier) Pty Ltd Yates J
    17 May 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)
    NSD724/2016 Biljana Capic v Ford Motor Company of Australia Ltd

    » Documents (includes opt-out notice)
    Perram J
    12 April 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD529/2016 Jaewon Choi & Anor v Hodgson Faraday Pty Ltd Limited & Ors Jagot J

    30 July 2015

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    NSD900/2015 - Sean Lynch v Cash Converters Personal Finance Pty Ltd & Anor

    Gleeson J

    6 November 2015 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD1364/2015 Kenquist Nominees Pty Limited AFT The Kenquist Superannuation Fund v Peter Campbell & Ors Yates J
    27 October 2015 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD1292/2015 Larry Crowley v Worley Parsons Limited ACN 096 090 158
    » Documents
    Jagot J
    23 December 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD1382/2014 Rushleigh Services Pty Ltd ACN 096 004 803 v Forge Group Limited ACN 065 464 226 (In Liquidation) (Receivers and Managers Appointed) & Ors  Markovic J

    27 October 2014

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

    NSD1102/2014 Brett Cattle Company Pty Ltd v Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry & Anor

    Rares J

    15 October 2012 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1590/2012 Julie Davis v Ethicon Sarl & Ors Katzmann J
    (Case management by Murphy J)
    11 October 2012 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD1558/2012 – Caason Investments & Anor v Simon Xiao Fan Cao & Ors Farrell J
    (Case management by Murphy J)


    Victoria

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge

    08 April 2020

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    VID243/2020 - KELVIN MCNICKLE v HUNTSMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY AUSTRALIA PTY LTD & ANOR

    Lee J case managing

    09 March 2020

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID175/2020 - EWOK PTY LTD AS TRUSTEE FOR THE E & E MAGEE SUPERANNUATION FUND v WELLARD LIMITED

    Middleton J case managing

    12 March 2020

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID177/2020 - DAVID JOHN PARKINSON AND GLENDA ANNE PARKINSON AS TRUSTEES FOR THE PARKINSON SUPERANNUATION FUND v WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION

    Middleton J

    28 February 2020

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID134/2020 - ROGER KEMP v WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION
    Related:
    VID133/2020 - TRACEY REILLY & ANOR v AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED & ORS (Filed 28 February 2020)

    O’Bryan J case managing

    22 January 2020

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID28/2020 - SIMON MALLIA v COLONIAL FIRST STATE INVESTMENTS LTD & ANOR

    Beach J

    06 December 2019

    Migration

    VID1392/2019 - DBE17 (BY HIS LITIGATION GUARDIAN MARIE THERESA ARTHUR) v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

    Mortimer J case managing

    16 December 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID1373/2019 - EDMUND HOW FEN YONG v WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION

    Allsop CJ and Middleton J case managing

    19 November 2019

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

    VID1252/2019 - KATHERINE PRYGODICZ & ORS v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA 458) AND ANOR

    Murphy J

    31 October 2019

    Employment & Industrial Relations

    VID1209/2019 - JUSTIN HILL v SKILLED WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS (NSW) PTY LTD

    Murphy J case managing

    18 October 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID1141/2019 - Marcel Eugene Krieger v Colonial First State Investments Limited

    Murphy J case managing

    17 October 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID1139/2019 - Lesley Coatman v Colonial First State Investments Limited & Anor

    Murphy J case managing

    13 September 2019

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    VID1010/2019 - MATTHEW HALL v ARNOLD BLOCH LEIBLER

    Middleton J case managing

    4 September 2019Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)VID962/2019 - TRACY GHEE v BT FUNDS MANAGEMENT LIMITED (ACN 002 916 458) AND ANOR Lee J for case management
    20 August 2019Employment & Industrial RelationsVID897/2019 - BEN ANTHONY WILLIAM RENYARD v WORKPAC PTY LTDMurphy J case managing
    31 July 2019MigrationVID816/2019 - PLAINTIFF M83A/2019 & ANOR v SCOTT MORRISON & ORSMortimer J for case management
    15 July 2019Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)VID758/2019 - WETDAL PTY LTD AS TRUSTEE FOR THE BLUECO TWO SUPERANNUATION FUND & ANOR v ESTIA HEALTH LIMITEDMiddleton J for case management
    24 June 2019Employment & Industrial Relations VID685/2019 - RILEY GALL v DOMINO'S PIZZA ENTERPRISES LIMITEDMurphy J for case management
    30 May 2019Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance) VID572/2019 - DALE ROBERT ALFORD & ANOR v AMP SUPERANNUATION LIMITED & ORS Murphy J for case management
    27 May 2019Commercial & Corporations (Economic Regulator, Competition and Access)VID567/2019 - WISBEY & ASSOCIATES PTY LTD v UBS AG & ORSBeach J
    24 April 2019Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)VID419/2019 - MICHAEL AND TRACEY FISHER AS TRUSTEES FOR THE TRAMIK SUPER FUND TRUST v VOCUS GROUP LIMITEDMoshinsky J
    21 February 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)VID145/2019 - IAN JOHN TATE & ANOR v WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATIONPerram J
    4 February 2019Employment & Industrial RelationsVID89/2019 - MATTHEW PETERSEN v WORKPAC PTY LTDMurphy J for case management
    21 December 2018Employment & Industrial RelationsVID1661/2018 - LAWRENCE RIDGE v HAYS SPECIALIST RECRUITMENT (AUSTRALIA) PTY LIMITED

    Related:
    • VID1662/2018 - TANIA KELEHEAR v STELLAR PERSONNEL BRISBANE PTY LIMITED & ORS
    Murphy J for case management
    21 November 2018Employment & Industrial RelationsVID1492/2018 - ROBERT MUTCH v ISG MANAGEMENT PTY LTDBromberg J
    9 October 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)VID1313/2018 - KEITH KAYLER-THOMSON v COLONIAL FIRST STATE INVESTMENTS LIMITED & ANORBeach J
    26 September 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)VID1238/2018 - SAMANTHA CLARK v NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED & ANORLee J
    10 September 2018Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)VID1131/2018 - NORMAN LESLIE WILLS AND JANE ANNE DANAHER (AS TRUSTEES FOR THE MINTY TIN SUPERANNUATION FUND) v WOOLWORTHS GROUP LTD (FORMERLY WOOLWORTHS LTD)Beach J
    4 September 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)VID1093/2018 - NOEL MURRAY UREN v RMBL INVESTMENTS LTD & ANORMurphy J
    16 August 2018Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)VID1010/2018 - ENDEAVOUR RIVER PTY LTD v MG RESPONSIBLE ENTITY LIMITED & ANORBeach J
    10 August 2018 Commercial and Corporations NPA (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency sub-area) VID982/2018 - BRETT WILLIAM EVANS v DAVANTAGE GROUP PTY LTD Beach J
    8 August 2018 Commercial and Corporations NPA (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency sub-area) VID972/2018 - HOLLY SOUTHERNWOOD v BRAMBLES LIMITED
    Murphy J
    31 July 2018 Commercial and Corporations NPA (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency sub-area) VID918/2018 - MATTHEW HALL v PITCHER PARTNERS (A FIRM) Middleton J
    31 May 2018 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) VID649/2018 - VINCE IMPIOMBATO v BHP BILLITON LIMITED Moshinsky J

    20 February 2018

    Commercial & Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID180/2018 - Davaria Pty Ltd v 7-Eleven Stores Pty Ltd & Ors
    » Documents (including opt-out notice)

    Related:

    Middleton J

    15 December 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID1375/2017 – PAWEL KUTERBA v SIRTEX MEDICAL LIMITED
    » Documents

    Murphy J

    4 December 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID1317/2017 – ZANTRAN P/L VS CROWN RESORTS P/L

    Murphy J

    1 November 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID1188/2017 – BABSCAY PTY LTD v PITCHER PARTNERS

    Middleton J

    18 Sept 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    VID996/2017 ROBERT MICHAEL LUKE (IN HIS CAPACITY AS THE CO-EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF ROBERT COLIN LUKE, DECEASED) & ANOR v AVEO GROUP LIMITED

    Murphy J

    13 Jun 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID632/2017 SADIE VILLE PTY LTD (AS TRUSTEE FOR SADIE VILLE SUPERANNUATION FUND) v DELOITTE TOUCHE TOHMATSU (A FIRM) & ANOR

    Moshinsky J

    25 May 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID561/2017 Alison Court v Spotless Group Holdings Limited

    Murphy J

    9 May 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID508/17 JOHN WILLIAM CRUSE WEBSTER AS TRUSTEE FOR THE ELCAR PTY LTD SUPER FUND TRUST v MURRAY GOULBURN CO-OPERATIVE CO LIMITED & ORS

    Beach J

    9 September 2015 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) VID513/2015 Money Max Int Pty Limited as Trustee for the Goldie Superannuation Fund vs QBE Insurance Group Limited
    » Documents
    Murphy J
    20 August 2015 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) VID434/2015 Cheryl Whittenbury v Vocation Limited

    » Documents
    Middleton J


    Queensland

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge

    15 January 2020

    Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)

    QUD11/2020 - GARRY CHARLES FRANCIS AND JODI LEE FRANCIS v OCULUS ACCOUNTING PTY LTD

    Derrington J

    19 November 2019

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    QUD734/2019 - IAN LEWIS CONSULTING PTY LTD v COEUR DE LION INVESTMENTS PTY LIMITED & ORS

    Greenwood J

    12 September 2016 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) QUD 714/2016 Hans Pearson v State of Queensland Murphy J


    South Australia

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    22 July 2019Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human RightsSAD154/2019 - BASIL JOSHUA DAWSON & ORS v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIAWhite J
    14 November 2014 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) SAD307/2014 Galliano Perazzoli & Ors v Bank SA White J


    Australian Capital Territory

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    27 June 2018Employment and Industrial RelationsACD46/2018 - SIMON ALEXANDER TURNER v TESA MINING (NSW) PTY LIMITED (ABN 76 111 753 792) & ORS

    Related:

    • ACD47/2018 - SIMON ALEXANDER TURNER v READY WORKFORCE (A DIVISION OF CHANDLER MACLEOD) PTY LTD & ORS
    Murphy J case managing
    22 December 2017 Employment and Industrial Relations ACD97/2017 - CATHERINE DUCK v AIRSERVICES AUSTRALIABromwich J

    Western Australia

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    22 November 2016 Employment and Industrial Relations WAD542/2016 Frank Sheehan v Thiess P/L Colvin J

    Northern Territory

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    28 October 2019Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human RightsNTD36/2019 - PATRICK CUMAIYI & ORS v NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIA & ANORWhite J
    9 August 2018Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human RightsNTD34/2018 - SISTER MARIE BRIGID ARTHUR AS LITIGATION REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE PERSONS NAMED IN THE FIRST SCHEDULE v NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIAWhite J
    23 December 2016 Other Federal Jurisdiction NTD64/2016 Dylan Riley Jenkins & Anor v Northern Territory of Australia White J

     

    Current Class Actions statistics

    There are currently 96 current Representative Proceedings in the Court nationally (plus 11 associated/related cases).

     

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    Class Actions Statistics: by NPA & Sub-area

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