Current Class Actions

As at 8 October 2019


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    Current Class Actions (by Registry) 

    New South Wales

    Date Filed NPA & Sub-area File Title  Docket Judge
    26 July 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer ProtectionNSD1210/2019 - Kenneth John Williams v Toyota Motor Corporation Australia LimitedLee J for case management
    13 June 2019Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer ProtectionNSD940/2019 - The Owners - Strata Plan No 91086 v Fairview Architectural Pty LtdWigney 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 Limited

    Related:
    • NSD521/2019 – Clancy McKellar & Ors v Santos Limited
    Bromwich 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 & ANORWigney 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
    15 August 2018Commercial and Corporations (Commercial Contracts, Banking, Finance and Insurance)NSD1477/2018 - MIHAELA ROXANA CALINOIU IN HER OWN RIGHT AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE GROUP MEMBERS v QLD LAW GROUP - A NEW DIRECTION PTY LTD ACN 064 877 425Lee J
    29 June 2018Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)
    NSD1158/2018 - PHILIP ANTHONY BARON & ANOR v COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA

    Related:
    • VID1085/2017 - ZODIA 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

    Jagot 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 Gleeson J

    20 February 2018

    Commercial & Corporations
    (Corporations and Corporate Insolvency)

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

    Related:

    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

    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

    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

    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)

    Related:
    • NSD1155/2017 - BRADLEY JAMES HUDSON & ORS v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
      NSD1388/2018 - KIRSTY JANE BARTLETT & ANOR v COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

    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

    Related:
    • NSD900/2015 - Sean Lynch v Cash Converters Personal Finance Pty Ltd & Anor
    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
    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
    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
    30 October 2015 Commercial and Corporations (Regulator and Consumer Protection) NSD1307/2015Richard Cantor v Audi Australia Pty Ltd
    Documents

    Related:
    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
    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) NSD1018/2014 Liverpool City Council v McGraw-Hill Financial, Inc (Formerly McGraw-Hill Companies Inc)(a company incorporated in New York) & Anor

    Related:
    • NSD1020/2014 Coffs Harbour City Council v McGraw-Hill Financial, Inc (formerly McGraw-Hill Companies Inc)(a company incorporated in New York) & Anor
    • NSD1021/2014 Coffs Harbour City Council ABN 79 126 214 487 v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (Trading as ANZ Investment Bank)
    • NSD417/2016 Lifeplan Australia Friendly Society Ltd & Anor v McGraw-Hill Financial, Inc (a company incorporated in New York) & Ors
    • NSD414/2016 MDA National Insurance Pty Ltd v McGraw-Hill Financial Inc (formerly McGraw-Hill Companies Inc) & 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
    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
    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 LTDBromberg J
    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

    Related:
    • VID701/2019 - ANNE COOPER & ANOR v AMP SUPERANNUATION LIMITED & ORS
    Murphy J for case management
    27 May 2019Commercial & Corporations (Corporation and Corporate Insolvency)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
    22 February 2019Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human Rights VID186/2019 - AUE19 & Ors v Commonwealth Of Australia

    Related:
    Mortimer 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 LTDBromberg J
    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
    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 & ANORMiddleton 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

    Related:
    • VID1006/2018 - WILLIAM VINCENT KIDD AND MARY AGNES COLLUM AS TRUSTEES FOR THE MAGNESS-BENNETT SUPERANNUATION FUND v BRAMBLES LIMITED (12 August 2018)
    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

    Related:
    • VID1077/2018 - KLEMWEB NOMINEES PTY LTD (AS TRUSTEE FOR THE KLEMWEB SUPERANNUATION FUND) v BHP BILLITON LIMITED (31 August 2018)
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    • VID1218/2018 - LOS ANGELES COUNTY EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION v BHP BILLITON LIMITED (24 September 2018)
    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

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

    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

    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

    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

    Related:

    • VID213/2017 Peter Anthony Basil 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

    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
    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)


    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
    23 November 2018Administrative and Constitutional Law and Human RightsSAD296/2018 - LESLIE TAYLOR v DISTRICT COUNCIL OF KIMBAWhite 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
    Lee J
    22 December 2017 Employment and Industrial Relations ACD97/2017 - CATHERINE DUCK v AIRSERVICES AUSTRALIABromwich J
    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

    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
    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 AUSTRALIAMurphy 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 83 current Representative Proceedings in the Court nationally (plus 23 associated/related cases).

     

    Class Actions Statistics: by Registry

    Current class actions by registry

     

    Class Actions Statistics: by NPA & Sub-area

    Current class actions by National Practice Areas