Sidhu v. Van Dyke
Lower Court Judgment
1/07/2013 Supreme Court of New South Wales (Court of Appeal) (Basten JA, Barrett JA, Tobias AJA)
Equity – Estoppel – Equitable estoppel – Proprietary estoppel – Promises by man to woman to give her cottage property – Promise unperformed – Whether presumption of reliance should be applied.
Equity – Equitable compensation – Whether equitable compensation should be assessed by reference to detriment suffered or position plaintiff would have been in had promise been fulfilled.
13/12/2013 Hearing (SLA, Sydney)
23/12/2013 Notice of appeal
02/01/2014 Notice of contention (Respondent)
08/01/2014 Written submissions (Appellant)
08/01/2014 Chronology (Appellant)
29/01/2014 Written submissions (Respondent)
26/03/2014 Chronology (Respondent)