Call Us Today! 07 30071777|info@dentalegal.com.au

Minimum Legally Invasive Dentistry

In the December ADJ, an article by Dr Raymond Lam  from Western Australia discusses litigation in dentistry with a broad and interesting article about litigation, recent law […]

Procedure for hearing: Transfer of Hearing

In Bentley v Dr Nguyen NSWDC 231, a plaintiff  is claiming damages from a dentist and two other defendants. In circumstances where the treating defendants and also all […]

GP Orthodontics challenged: – failure to refer, failure to keep records

In a recent Victorian case, at the VCAT found against a GP orthodontic general dentist. Practitioners performing GP orthodontics ought to read this s case and also […]

Eurobodalla Fluoride Issues Inc v Eurobodalla Shire Council [2014] NSWLEC 182 (28 November 2014)

This is an administrative law case dealing with state and local government powers to fluoridate the water supply. In essence the application to prevent the  community health measure was dismissed.   At […]

Guild Insurance Ltd v Hepburn [2014] NSWCA 400 (24 November 2014)

This case is interesting only in terms of indemnity contract and insurance. It is about a dentist  who was defending allegations in Queensland and NSW.

Dentist breached conditions and did not refund fees: Registration Cancelled

The matter of Health Care Complaints Commission v Poole No. 2 NSWCATOD 67 is a decision of the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal of 20 June […]

Contract Dispute

Theories Pty Ltd v Holt and Another NTSC 40   In a recent decision in September 2014, the Supreme Court of Northern Territory delivered judgement in relation to a dispute […]

Extraction gone wrong

A recent decision of the ACT Supreme Court can be found here.   In  Robinson v Ng ACTSC 227, on 7 November 2014, judgement was handed down by Master […]

Template Contract not signed ? No chance…

Brunswick Family Dental Pty Ltd v Enegd VSC 325   Recently, an interesting case was decided in relation to an injunction in Victoria. The matter before the Court concerned […]

Review of Board Decision NSW Orthodontist: O’Meara v The Dental Council of New South Wales [2014] NSWCATOD 19 (26 March 2014)

In this case, the orthodontist appealed to review the decision of the Board to caution him and to undertake education, and to refund patient fees. The decision […]