Introducing Tony Moody as the new Special Counsel at Hones Lawyers.
We are ecstatic to introduce a new member to the team, Tony Moody, as Special Counsel. He joins us with ample experience in Town Planning and Planning Law, with a flair for major developments and a taste for golfing and travelling.
There have been some big changes in law which will effect all local councils, please read these 6 significant items or contact your Hones Lawyers representative so we can explain why these are significant changes.
Costs in S.56A appeals treated the same way as costs in normal Class 1 appeals
The tide on costs in s56A appeals has turned. The Court has recently held that the usual rule, that there be no order as to costs in Class 1 appeals, applies to s56A appeals. Continue reading “IMPORTANT Council News” »
Liverpool City Council v Maller Holdings Pty Ltd (No.2)  NSW LEC 48
The Defendant, Maller Holdings Pty Ltd, carried on business under the name “Sydney Horse Transport” on and from a property located at Warwick Farm in Sydney. Commencing in the 1960s, various development consents had been granted under relevant environmental planning instruments authorising the use of the property for “stables”. Continue reading “Hones Lawyers secure the largest fine in NSW LEC history!” »