Current Class Actions

As at 24 September 2018


How to access documents filed in a class action

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If you are not a party or a lawyer, you can:

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Where there is an order of the Court to publish on this website, the document will be published in the table below. 


    Current Class Actions (by Registry) 

    New South Wales

    Date Filed NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    2 August 2018Administrative and Constitutional Law & Human RightsNSD1388/2018 - KIRSTY JANE BARTLETT & ANOR v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA Jagot J
    29 June 2018Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD1158/2018 - PHILIP ANTHONY BARON & ANOR 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 Jagot J
    13 April 2018 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD580/2018 - RAFFAELE WEBB v GETSWIFT LTD & ANOR 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
    26 March 2018 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD440/2018 - SHAUN MCTAGGART & ANOR v GETSWIFT LTD & ORS Lee J
    16 March 2018 Commercial & Corporations
    (Regulator and Consumer Protection)
    NSD406/2018 - RACHAEL ABBOTT v ZOETIS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD Gleeson J

    20 February 2018

    Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD226/2018 DWAYNE CAVAN SHANAHAN PERERA v GETSWIFT LTD & ANOR

    Lee J

    16 January 2018

    Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection)

    NSD 35/2018 – JODIE PHILIPSEN v AMERCIAN 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

    Jagot 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

    7 September 2017

    Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    NSD1568/2017 Andrew John Wyma v Quintis Ltd ABN 97 092 200 854

    Plaintiff: Bannister Law

    Jagot J

    14 August 2017

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

    NSD1417/2017 Susan Margaret Lloyd v Belconnen Lakeview Pty Ltd

    Document (including opt-out notice)

    Wigney J

    14 July 2017

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

    NSD1155/2017 Bradley James Hudson & Ors v Commonwealth of Australia

    Jagot 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 March 2017 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection NSD297/2017 Kelvin Turner v Mybudget Pty Ltd Lee J

    19 February 2017

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights (ACLHR)

    NSD223/2017 ARJ17 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors

    Rares J

    1 December 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD2074/2016 Richard John Findlay Bradgate as Trustee of the Bradgate Superannuation Fund v Ashely Services Group Limited ACN 094 747 510 Wigney J

    2 November 2016

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

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

    Jagot J

    20 October 2016

    Employment and Industrial Relations NSD1857/2016 Jacob Cornelius Bywater v Appco Group Australia Pty Ltd ABN 49 092 605 671 Wigney 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
    Perram J
    27 April 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD601/2016 Kim McKenzie v Cash Converters International Limited (ACN 069 141 546) & Ors [matter relates to NSD2089 & 2090/13 & 900/15 above]

    Notice to group members (pdf 296 kb)
    Gleeson 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
    24 March 2016 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD417/2016 Lifeplan Australia Friendly Society Ltd & Anor v McGraw-Hill Financial, Inc (a company incorporated in New York) & Ors Lee J
    11 March 2016 Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance) NSD362/2016 Petersen Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd ACN 136 059 562 v Bank of Queensland Limited ABN 32 009 656 740 & Anor Murphy J
    22 November 2015 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1472/2015 Robyn Tanya Richardson v Audi AG & Ors
    Documents

    NSD1473/2015 Steven Roe v Skoda Auto a.s. & Ors
    Documents
    Foster J
    20 November 2015 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1459/ 2015 Alister Dalton & Anor v Volkswagen AG & Anor
    Documents
    Foster 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
    4 November 2015 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency
    NSD1346/2015 David Scott Hopkins (as Trustee of the David Hopkins Super Fund) v Macmahon Holdings Limited ACN 007 634 406
    Documents
    Jagot J
    30 October 2015 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1307/2015Richard Cantor v Audi Australia Pty Ltd
    Documents

    NSD1308/2015 Josephina Tolentino v Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd
    Documents
    Foster 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
    13 August 2015 Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD957/2015 Clurname Pty Ltd & Anor v McGraw-Hill Financial Inc (Formerly McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc)(a company incorporated in New York) & Anor Lee J
    30 July 2015 Commercial & Corporations (Regulator & Consumer Protection) NSD900/2015 Sean Lynch v Cash Converters Personal Finance Pty Ltd & Anor

    Opt-out Notice (pdf 296 kb)
    Gleeson 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

    7 October 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD1021/2014 Coffs Harbour City Council ABN 79 126 214 487 v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (Trading as ANZ Investment Bank) Lee J
    7 October 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD1020/2014 Coffs Harbour City Council v McGraw-Hill Financial, Inc (formerly McGraw-Hill Companies Inc)(a company incorporated in New York) & Anor Lee J
    1 October 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD995/2014 Gloucester Shire Council Anor v Fitch Ratings, INC (A Company Incorporated in Delaware, USA & Ors Wigney J
    16 September 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) NSD937/2014 Oztech Pty Ltd v The Public Trustee of Queensland Yates 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
    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
    27 June 2018 Commercial and Corporations NPA (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency sub-area) VID769/2018 - BOLEM INVESTMENTS PTY LTD v SETTLERS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITED & ORS Beach 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)

    VID182/2018 - Pareshkumar Davaria & Anor v 7-Eleven Stores Pty Limited & Anor

    Middleton J

    20 February 2018

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

    VID180/2018 - Davaria Pty Ltd v 7-Eleven Stores Pty Ltd & Ors

    Middleton J

    18 December 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID1390/2017 - CLIME CAPITAL LIMITED v UGL PTY LIMITED

    Murphy 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

    9 October 2017

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

    VID1085/2017 ZODIA HOLDINGS PTY LTD V COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA

    Yates 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

    7 July 2017

    Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights

    VID750/2017 DBE17 (BY HIS LITIGATION GUARDIAN MARIE THERESA ARTHUR) v THE MINISTER FOR IMMIGRATION AND BORDER PROTECTION & ANOR

    Mortimer J

    20 June 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID659/2017 BABSCAY PTY LTD v SLATER & GORDON

    Middleton 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

    7 March 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID213/2017 Peter Anthony Basil v Bellamy's Australia Limited

    Beach J

    23 February 2017

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID163/2017 McKay Super Solutions Pty Ltd (as trustee for the McKay Super Solutions Fund) v Bellamy's Australia Limited

    Beach J

    29 December 2016

    Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)

    VID1494/2016 TPT Patrol Pty Ltd as trustee for Amies Superannuation Fund v Myer Holdings Limited

    Beach J

    12 October 2016 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) VID1213/2016 Matthew Hall v Slater & Gordon Limited Middleton 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 Middleton J
    24 March 2015 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) VID143/2015 Newstart 123 Pty Ltd v Billabong International Ltd Murphy J
    22 September 2010 Commercial & Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance) VID811/2010 John Andrews & ors v ANZ Banking Group Limited

    Middleton J



    Queensland

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    12 September 2016 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) QUD 714/2016 Hans Pearson v State of Queensland Provisional Docket, National Operations Registrar
    (Case management by Murphy J)
    13 July 2016 Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency) QUD528/2016 Sunanda Balkrishna Kadam & Ors v Miiresorts Group 1 Pty Ltd ACN 140 177 395 & Ors Lee J


    South Australia

    Date Filed  NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    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 & ORSProvisional Docket, National Operations Registrar (Case Management by Jagot J as ACT List Judge)
    27 June 2018Employment and Industrial RelationsACD47/2018 - SIMON ALEXANDER TURNER v READY WORKFORCE (A DIVISION OF CHANDLER MACLEOD) PTY LTD & ORSProvisional Docket, National Operations Registrar (Case Management by Jagot J as ACT List Judge)
    22 December 2017 Employment and Industrial Relations ACD97/2017 - CATHERINE DUCK v AIRSERVICES AUSTRALIA

    Documents (includes opt out notice)
    Provisional Docket, National Operations Registrar(Case management by Jagot J as ACT List Judge)
    23 November 2016 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) ACD93/2016 Inabu Pty Ltd as trustee for the Alidas Superannuation Fund v CIMIC Group Limited (ACN 004 482 982)

     

    Jagot J
    12 September 2014 Commercial & Corporations (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency) ACD91/2014 Carolyn Anne Adams and others v Navra Group Pty Ltd (External Administration)

    NSD1061/2015 R J Dean-Wilcocks as liquidator of Navra Group Pty Ltd. Plaintiff: Gilchrist Connell (ex-parte)
    Murphy 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
    23 December 2016 Other Federal Jurisdiction NTD64/2016 Dylan Riley Jenkins & Anor v Northern Territory of Australia White J

     

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