- Seeking default judgment after late filing of acknowledgement of service or defence (McDonald v D&F Contracts)
- What are the practical implications of the case?
- What was the background?
- What did the court decide?
- Case details
Dispute Resolution analysis: Jefford J has held that the late filing of an acknowledgement of service or defence, even if made before a request or application to court for default judgment, will not prevent a default judgment from being entered unless the defendant has obtained an extension of time.
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