Gifford v Strang Patrick Stevedoringpty Ltd

JurisdictionAustralia Federal only
JudgeGleeson CJ,McHugh J,Gummow,Kirby JJ,Hayne J,Callinan J
Judgment Date18 June 2003
Neutral Citation[2003] HCA 33,2003-0618 HCA A
CourtHigh Court
Docket NumberS111/2002, S112/2002 and S113/2002
Date18 June 2003
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