Supreme Court - Trial Division

Juniper Property Holdings No 15 P/L v Caltabiano (No 2) [2016] QSC 005 (14/5180) Jackson J 15 January 2016

Full-text: QSC16-005.pdf

Catchwords

TRADE AND COMMERCE – COMPETITION, FAIR TRADING AND CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION – CONSUMER PROTECTION – MISLEADING OR DECEPTIVE CONDUCT OR FALSE REPRESENTATIONS – PARTICULAR CASES – REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS – where the defendant contracted to purchase an apartment in the plaintiff’s development off the plan – where the defendant alleges that misrepresentations as to comparative value of the apartment and other apartments were made by the plaintiff’s agent – where the defendant alleges that he relied upon the alleged representations – whether the alleged representations were made – whether the defendant relied upon the alleged representations