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Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
30 September 2005
Failure of consideration
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
30 July 1999
Expenditure on property
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
9 May 2000
Lease - failure of consideration
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
18 October 2005
Work under ineffective contract
30 October 2006
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
26 May 2005
Forfeiture of deposit
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Court of Appeal
10 June 2005
Conversion of cheque
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
8 March 2000
Mistake
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
30 November 2005
Knowing assistance
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
15 October 2004
Mistake
8 February 2006
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
17 August 2005
Estoppel
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
16 May 2006
Knowing receipt
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
7 April 2006
Fiduciary duty
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
16 February 2006
Estoppel and unconscionable conduct
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal
14 December 2004
Building work
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
8 November 2006
Unconscionability - constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
5 April 2006
Cohabitants' rights
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
27 February 2009
Joint venture - family property
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
9 July 1999
Change of position
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
9 February 2007
Breach of fiduciary duty
 

Papathanasopoulos v. Vacopoulos

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales

New South Wales Supreme Court

18 May 2007

Conditional gift – engagement ring

 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
26 June 1834
Breach of contract
 

Parramore v. Duggan

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
17 August 1993 Estoppel
7 July 1994
19 April 1995
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
5 April 2001
Constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
10 May 1999
Contribution to improvements
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
13 September 2006
Resulting trust
 

Pavey and Matthews Pty Ltd v. Paul

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
High Court
4 March 1987 Work under unenforceable contract
(also here)
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland District Court
28 July 2000
Recovery of deposit
(also )
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
News South Wales Supreme Court
18 December 2008
Self-dealing rule
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
8 April 2009
Improvements to property
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal
25 May 2005
Work by sub-contractor
 

Perpetual Trustees Australia Ltd v. Heperu Pty Ltd

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
23 April 2009
Mistake
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
31 January 2006
Mistake
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
15 November 2007
Work under lump sum contract
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
29 January 2007
Cohabitants' rights
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
30 May 2008
Deposit
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Magistrates Court
15 January 2002
Contribution
(also here)
 

Pioneer Homes Pty Ltd v. Liverpool City Council

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Land and Environment Court
21 August 1992 Ultra vires demand
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
2 July 2004
Constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
9 September 2005
Constructive trust
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
3 February 1993
Quantum meruit
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
High Court
3 September 1964
Mistake
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
6 December 2001
Forged cheque
10 May 2002
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
27 September 2004
Trespass - damages
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
29 June 2001
Anticipation of contract
(also here and here )
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
8 May 2002
Undue Influence
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
17 June 2005
Fiduciary duty
 

Re Precision Pools Pty Ltd and Commissioner of Taxation

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
10 September 1992 Ultra vires demand
14 October 1994
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
24 September 2003
Marital property
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
21 May 2007
Mistake
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
24 April 2003
Recovery of deposit
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
27 February 2007
Rectification of contract
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
ACT Supreme Court
19 May 2006
Cohabitants' rights
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
20 November 2008
Resulting trust
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
7 December 2001
Overpayment of tax
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales

New South Wales Court of Appeal

12 March 2007

Contribution

 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
13 November 2008
Quantum meruit
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
15 December 2006
Mistake
13 November 2007
 
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
25 June 2002
Mistake
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
3 April 2008
Knowing receipt and assistance
28 November 2008
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
11 April 2008
Payment to benefit defendant
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
13 June 2006
Rent wrongly paid
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
8 August 2005
Estoppel
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia District Court
15 January 1999
Quantum meruit
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
11 December 2006
Co-mixture
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
9 December 2005
Confidential information
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
8 July 2005
Cohabitants' rights
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
20 March 2001
Recovery of expiation fee
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
13 November 2003
Penalty clause
13 August 2004
17 November 2005
 

Riteway v. Baulderstone

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
28 August 1998 Work under unenforceable contract
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
5 May 2006
Reimbursement of trustee
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
27 March 2003
Knowing receipt
25 March 2004
(also here )
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
28 April 2005
Misleading or unconscionable conduct
21 October 2005
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
9 April 2003
Knowing receipt
(also here)
 

Tasmanian Blue Gum, symbol of Tasmania
Tasmania Supreme Court
1 June 2005
Cohabitants' rights
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
23 April 1999
Tracing and knowing reciept
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
12 December 2001
Relief against forfeiture
7 October 2003
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria

Victoria Supreme Court

27 April 2007

Estoppel

 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
23 February 2006
Unconscionable conduct
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
4 August 2006
Cohabitees' rights
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
30 March 2005
Breach of trust
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria

Victoria Supreme Court

21 June 2007

Cohabitants’ rights

 

Roxborough v. Rothmans of Pall Mall Australia

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
18 February 1999 Recovery of sums representing (illegal) tax
11 November 1999
6 December 2001
(also here)
 

RT v. IS

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria

Queensland Supreme Court

25 June 2007

Cohabitants’ rights

 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
31 October 2000
Cohabitants' rights
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland District Court
20 July 2001
Rectification
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
19 December 2006
Misrepresentation
 

Ryledar Pty Ltd v. Euphoric Pty Ltd

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales

New South Wales Court of Appeal

20 April 2007

Rectification

 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
15 December 2005
Subrogation
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
26 October 2005
Estoppel
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland District Court
8 June 2000
Subrogation
(also here )
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
25 August 2005
Quistclose trusts
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
20 November 2006
Cohabitants' rights
 

Sturt's Desert Rose, official symbol of the Northern Territory
Northern Territory Supreme Court
24 November 1994
Mistake
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
27 November 2006
Minor - constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
13 December 2001
Change of position
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
10 February 2005
Cohabitants' rights
20 September 2006
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
5 September 2008
Dishonest receipt - joint account
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
19 November 2002
Payments without consideration
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
13 May 2005
Domestic relationship
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
7 May 2004
Fiduciary duty
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
10 November 2006
Misleading or unconscionable conduct
 

Royal Bluebell, symbol of the Australian Capital Territory
ACT Supreme Court
12 March 1999
Use and occupation of land
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
7 December 2005
Estoppel
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
4 June 2008
Resulting trust
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
17 December 1999
Quantum meruit
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
10 August 2005
Constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
5 November 2003
Illegality
(also here)
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales

New South Wales Supreme Court

29 June 2007

Undue influence
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
25 October 2005
Expenditure on property
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
30 September 2008
Contribution to family home
 

Tasmanian Blue Gum, symbol of Tasmania
Tasmania Supreme Court
23 May 2005
Contribution
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
24 August 2000
Contribution
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
3 June 2008
Undue influence - constructive trust
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
9 December 2004
Undue influence
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Australian Industrial Relations Commission
23 January 2003
Mistake
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
19 June 2002
Quantum meruit - legal services
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
15 September 2005
Payment for shares
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
11 December 2003
Profit from trade mark infringement
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
30 June 2005
Quantum meruit - building work
16 December 2005
15 June 2009
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
26 August 2005
Conflict of duty and interest
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
22 December 2004
Trustee's remuneration
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
26 September 2003
Failure of consideration, knowing receipt
(also here and here ) (discussed by Jonathon Moore ) (casenote by Jonathon Moore)
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
15 May 2009
Cohabitants' rights
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Court of Appeal
19 December 2000
Contribution and indemnity
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Court of Appeal
6 February 2009
Contribution
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
13 September 2001
Illegality
(noted here)
 

Sturt's Desert Rose, official symbol of the Northern Territory
Northern Territory Supreme Court
2 March 1994
Breach of contract
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
17 October 2008
Estoppel and constructive trust
 

Sturt's Desert Pea, symbol of South Australia
South Australia Supreme Court
20 November 2003
Quantum meruit
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
16 May 2008
Resulting trust
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
9 November 1995
Wrongly-paid taxes
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal

8 September 1995

Change of position
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
24 October 2001
Gambling - receipt of money
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Court of Appeal
20 March 2008
Interest
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
28 April 2005
Unconscionability
 

Common Heath, symbol of Victoria
Victoria Supreme Court
31 March 2005
Cohabitants' rights
 

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
6 November 1987
Constructive trust
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Building Tribunal
18 December 2001
Cohabitants' rights
 

Re Strang Patrick Stevedoring Pty Ltd and the owners of mv 'Sletter'

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
23 October 1992 Liability for stevedoring services
(also here)
 

Mangles' Kangaroo Paw, symbol of Western Australia
Western Australia Supreme Court
2 August 2006
Estoppel
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
23 June 2006
Rectification
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
7 February 2005
Proprietary estoppel
14 November 2006
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
14 November 2008
Estoppel and statute
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Supreme Court
31 August 2006
Equitable lien
 

Sutherland (In the Matter of Scutts)

Golden Wattle, symbol of the Commonwealth Government
Federal Court
25 February 1999 Constructive trust
 

Waratah, symbol of New South Wales
New South Wales Supreme Court
29 September 1998
Services rendered - administrator
 

Cooktown Orchid, symbol of Queensland
Queensland Court of Appeal
29 July 2005
Presumption of advancement


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