Langton v Western Sydney Local Health District

Decision date: 23 November 2017
“PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – Jurisdiction of Courts (Cross-vesting) Act 1993 – application to transfer – whether transfer in the interests of justice.The substantive proceedings concern claims of medical negligence in the neonatal care and treatment of Ms Georgia Langton after her birth in Blacktown Hospital on 1 July 1997.  Ms Langton claims personal injury damages for the alleged medical negligence.  The other two related proceedings are separately brought against the same defendants by each of Ms Langton’s parents, claiming damages for psychiatric injury alleged to have arisen from the negligence.”
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