Red Eagle Corporation Limited v Richard John Otley Ellis - SC 72/2009

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Civil appeal – whether the respondent is liable under s 9 of the Fair Trading Act 1986 for passing on information about a third party which induced the appellant to enter into a contact with that third party[2009]  NZCA  320  CA 713/2008   24 July 2009


Application for leave to appeal granted.
7 October 2009
Appeal allowed and the judgment of the High Court is restored. Costs $15,000 plus reasonable disbursements in this Court. Order for costs in the Court of Appeal is reversed. HighCourt  to fix costs that that has not already been done.
12 March 2010

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Hearing date : 10 February 2010

Elias CJ, Blanchard, McGrath, Wilson, Anderson JJ.