COSTS – costs’ assessment – late application to review certificate – application to Manager, Costs Assessment to extend time – whether assessment under Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2015 (NSW) or Legal Profession Act 2004 (NSW) – error by Manager as to applicable law – whether error material – whether applicant demonstrated available grounds for review CIVIL PROCEDURE – application to review decision of Manager, Costs Assessment – whether proceedings for judicial review or review under Uniform Civil Procedure
Rules 2005 (NSW), r 49.19, 49.20 – nature of review WORDS AND PHRASES – “proceeding” – whether appeal is a different proceeding from trial – transitional provision – Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Regulation 2015 (NSW), cl 59 WORDS AND PHRASES – “review” – Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 2005 (NSW), cl 49.19 – distinguished from judicial review under Supreme Court Act 1970 (NSW), s 69

Voicu v The Owners-Strata Plan No 1624 [2020] NSWSC 296 (27 March 2020)