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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Palmos Legal have a wealth of experience and regularly are engaged to litigate contractual, property, debt collection and consumer law disputes. Our aim is to understand and then exceed our client’s expectations to create positive outcomes. We focus on the solution not the problem.

 

Recent experience includes:

 

  • Successfully opposing an interlocutory application commenced under s 1324 of the Corporations Act in the Supreme Court of Western Australia (BRUSA -v- BRUSA [2020] WASC 362 (4 November 2020)) 

  • Successfully obtaining a declaration in the Supreme Court of Western Australia, establishing the existence of a right-of-way over an adjacent to our client's property (MADDI DEVELOPMENTS PTY LTD -v- PERPETUAL TRUSTEES WA LTD as the executor of the will of KATHLEEN MARY KENNY [2019] WASC 253 (10 July 2019)

  • Commenced proceedings against a statutory authority, resulting in a favourable settlement.

  • Contractual Disputes

  • Real Property or Leasing disputes

  • Debt collection

  • Disputes of the sale or purchase of a business

  • Inheritance disputes – validity of a will, adequacy of provision made or claims made by entitled persons for whom no provision has been made under a will

  • Bankruptcy / Insolvency

  • Corporations Act Disputes – oppression of minority shareholders, insolvent trading and breaches of directors duties

  • Disputes arising under the Australian Consumer Law – allegations of misleading and deceptive conduct, and breaches of the consumer protection provisions