Atlas Tiles Ltd v Briers

JurisdictionAustralia Federal only
CourtHigh Court
Neutral Citation1978-1005 HCA A,[1978] HCA 37
Date1978
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28 cases
  • Teo Sing Keng and Another v Sim Ban Kiat
    • Singapore
    • Court of Three Judges (Singapore)
    • 18 February 1994
    ...... in the Right of the Province of Ontario v Jennings , and the High Court of Australia, in Atlas Tiles Ltd v Briers , rejected the rule in Gourley ’s case.1 After reviewing the reasoning in ......
  • Whitaker v Commissioner of Taxation
    • Australia
    • Federal Court
    • Invalid date
  • Sydney Refractive Surgery Centre Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Taxation
    • Australia
    • Federal Court
    • Invalid date
  • D'orta-Ekenaike v Victoria Legal Aid
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 10 March 2005
    ...JA; cf 723 per Priestley JA (diss). 409 See Giannarelli (1988) 165 CLR 543 at 585 per Brennan J, citing Atlas Tiles Ltd v Briers (1978) 144 CLR 202 at 410 Saif Ali [1980] AC 198 at 215. 411 Rees [1974] 1 NZLR 180 at 187 (the holdings of which were recently held by the Court of Appeal ‘no......
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1 books & journal articles
  • The Development of the High Court's Willingness to Overrule Common Law Precedent
    • United Kingdom
    • Federal Law Review Nbr. 45-2, June 2017
    • 1 June 2017
    ...accepted by Australian State Supreme Courts: see, eg, the damages rule reviewed by the High Court in Atlas Tiles Ltd v Briers (1978) 144 CLR 202, which had entered the Australian common law through State Supreme Courts’ acceptance of the House of Lords’ decision in British Transport Commiss......

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