Chappell v Hart

JurisdictionAustralia Federal only
Neutral Citation1998-0902 HCA A,[1998] HCA 55
Year1994
Date1994
CourtHigh Court
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132 cases
  • Hoyts Pty Ltd v Burns
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • October 9, 2003
    ...Act 1970 (NSW), s 75A. 44Supreme Court Act, s 75A(6)(b). 45 cf Whisprun v Dixon (2003) 200 ALR 447 at 451 [12]-[13]. 46Chappel v Hart (1998) 195 CLR 232 at 272-273 [93.7]; Rosenberg v Percival (2001) 205 CLR 434 at 483-487 [153]-[159]; Ellis v Wallsend District Hospital (1989) 17 NSWLR 553 ......
  • Commissioner of Main Roads v Jones
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • May 25, 2005
    ...6 (2003) 37 MVR 451 at 471. 7 (2003) 37 MVR 451 at 471. 8 (2003) 37 MVR 451 at 473. 9 (2003) 37 MVR 451 at 473. 10 cf Chappel v Hart (1998) 195 CLR 232 at 244 [27]; Naxakis v Western General Hospital (1999) 197 CLR 269 at 279 [32], 312 11 cf Hamilton v Nuroof (WA) Pty Ltd (1956) 96 CLR 18 a......
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1 firm's commentaries
  • Vioxx appeal successful
    • Australia
    • JD Supra Australia
    • October 17, 2011
    ...The judgment steps away from this interpretation. [1] Merck Sharp & Dohme (Australia) Pty Ltd v Peterson [2011] FCAFC 128 at 93. [2] (1998) 195 CLR 232. [3] (1998) 195 CLR 232 at [27]. [4] Merck Sharp & Dohme (Australia) Pty Ltd v Peterson [2011] FCAFC 128 at 104-105. [5] Merck Sharp & Dohm......
6 books & journal articles
  • Risk and Remoteness of Damage in Negligence
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review No. 64-2, March 2001
    • March 1, 2001
    ...See n 3 above, 470–471. As they note, the hypothetical was originally proposed by the nineteenthcentury German jurist, von Kries.47 (1998) 72 ALJR 1344, at 1350.48 [1964] 1 QB 518.49 See also Roe vMinister of Health [1954] 2 QB 66 and The Wagon Mound (No 1) [1961] AC 388.March 2001] Risk an......
  • Inaccurate Conception: ACB v Thomson Medical
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review No. 81-2, March 2018
    • March 1, 2018
    ...2 AC 883.22 R (Lumba) vSecretary of State for the Home Department [2012] 1 AC 245 at [65] per Lord DysonJSC.23 [2005] 1 AC 134.24 (1998) 195 CLR 232.25 n 23 above at [17].26 n 1 above at [81(a)].27 Spandeck Engineering (S) Pte Ltd vDefence Science & Technology Agency [2007] 4 SLR(R) 100 at[......
  • The stolen generations and litigation revisited.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 32 No. 2, August 2008
    • August 1, 2008
    ...more complex approaches to causation in the decisions in Bennett v Minister of Community Welfare (1992) 176 CLR 408 and Chappel v Hart (1998) 195 CLR 232, the tests identified by those authorities would have been satisfied on these facts: at (259) Trevorrow (2007) 98 SASR 136, 382. (260) Ib......
  • Taking the Consequencies for Failure to Warn of Medical Risks
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review No. 63-2, March 2000
    • March 1, 2000
    ...common law world. By contrast, if the patient is unaware of the broad nature oftreatment, the appropriate action will be in battery.2 (1998) 72 ALJR 1344.3 Apparently she had told Dr Chappel that she did not want to ‘wind up like Neville Wran’, a referenceto an Australian politician who had......
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