Legal Notebook November 2015

Litigation Update

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The attached article appeared in the Australia and New Zealand Property Journal commenting on the New South Wales Court of Appeal judgment in Williams v Pisano [2015] NSWCA 177, which overturned the decision of the Supreme Court in Pisano v Dandris [2014] NSWSC 1070.

A question before the Court of Appeal was whether misleading representations made in connection with the sale of residential premises constituted conduct in trade or commerce under Australian Consumer Law.