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Direct and vicarious liability of bodies corporate for conduct of natural persons

September 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

A woman sued a Melbourne school for injuries and distress occasioned by its headmistress’s sexual abuse of her as a girl.  Represented by Lennon Mazzeo solicitors’ Nick Mazzeo, Dyson Hore-Lacy QC and David Seeman, she obtained judgment from Justice Rush of the Supreme Court of Victoria for $1.25 million, a substantial proportion of which was […]

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Tags: Negligence · Sex and drugs · Sex with clients

What happens if you root your matrimonial client’s wife?

October 7th, 2010 · 3 Comments

America’s excellent Professional Responsibility Blog, to which I have added a link in my blogroll, is published by Professor Alberto Bernabe of Chicago.  He has gathered together the answers, in America at least.  In the latest eruption of lust in connection with legal practice, which involved only an attempt, the Indiana Supreme Court just told […]

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Tags: conflicts · Discipline · duty and interest · Ethics · Sex and drugs