Michael Karl Schmid has brought a class action on behalf of persons who suffered injury, damage or loss as a result of the Scotsburn bushfire on 19 December 2015.

Case schedule

The trial Schmid v Skimming S CI 2016 05027 is to commence on 13 May 2019 and is estimated to take 10 days.

The proceeding is listed for directions before Judicial Registrar Clayton at 9:30am on 14 March 2019.

The Supreme Court Daily List should be referred to from 4pm the day prior to confirm hearing times and courtroom venues.

Pleadings and notices
  • 26/11/2018
    Amended reply and defence to defence and counterclaim of the third defendant filed 26 november 2018
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  • 11/10/2018
    Defence of the fourth defendant filed 11 October 2018
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  • 24/07/2018
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Defence of the Third Defendant
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  • 16/05/2018
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Third Amended Writ
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  • 15/05/2018
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Third Amended Writ
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  • 09/08/2017
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Reply to Defence & Counterclaim of 3RD defendant
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  • 19/07/2017
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Defence of the 2ND Defendant
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  • 07/07/2017
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Defence and Counterclaim of the 3RD Defendant
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  • 29/05/2017
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Amended Writ & Statement of Claim
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  • 01/05/2017
    SCOTSBURN BUSHFIRE Amended Writ
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  • 08/12/2016
    Scotsburn bushfire class action - Writ
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