Updated, 23 June 2015: See Doulman v ACT Electronic Solutions Pty Limited (No 2)  FCCA 1664 Updated, 16 July 2014: Brereton J summarised the authorities on this question in In the matter of HIH Insurance Limited (in liquidation); Smith v McGrath  NSWSC 922 at , as follows: ‘Fundamentally, the extent of a lawyer’s […]
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In Zhang v VP302 SPV  NSWSC 73, a solicitor negotiated a contract for the purchase of property by his clients. The vendor’s solicitor sent a draft contract. The purchasers’ solicitor went through it with his clients. They specified changes they required. The purchasers’ solicitor put the changes to the vendor’s solicitor. The vendor’s solicitor […]