Martin Scott principally practices in superior courts of record and commercial arbitrations (including expedited and international arbitrations). He also advises public company officers on directors' duties and inquiries.
Recent cases in the courts include:
Porter v. OAMPS Ltd  FCA 232 -contractual dispute
Power v. Hamond  VSC 2 - Legal Practice Act dispute, appearing for regulator
Chalker v. Barwon Coast Committee of Management Inc  VSCA 101 - contractual dispute, appearing for State
Equuscorp v. Antonopoulos  VSC 14- contractual dispute, appearing for creditor
ASIC v. McDougall  FCA 427 - Managed investment scheme, appearing for regulator
Power v. Hamond  VSCA 25 -appeal
ASIC v. FUELbanc  FCA 960 - Managed investment scheme, appearing for regulator
ASIC v. Kyriackou  FCA 1781 - Managed investment scheme, appearing for regulator
Xat Ky v. Australvic Property Management Pty Ltd  FCA 1541
- Managed investment scheme, appearing for regulator
Chalker v. Clark  VSCA 92- appeal
Equuscorp v. Antonopoulos  VSCA 179 - appeal
Downer Connect Pty Ltd v. McConnell Dowell Constructors (Aust) Pty Ltd  VSC 443- contractual dispute, appearing for gas pipeline construction contractor
Equuscorp Pty Ltd v. Acehand Pty Ltd  VSC 89- contractual dispute, appearing for creditor
Strong Wise Ltd v. Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd  FCA 240; 267 ALR 249- admiralty claims, limitation of liability convention, appearing for vessel owners
3143 Victoria Street Doncaster Pty Ltd v. Retirement Services Australia (RSA) Ltd  VSC 317- contractual dispute
JACA Nominees Pty Ltd v. Waldarra Pty Ltd  VSC 546- contractual dispute
Recent major arbitrations include:
Toll road infrastructure arbitration (2008), appearing for State interests;
Electricity generation (wind farm) (2008), appearing for constructing contractor;
3 Iron ore mining and supply contract dispute arbitrations (2010), appearing for People's Republic of China incorporated steel mill purchaser and trading companies;
Oil and gas production, FPSO charter dispute (2011) appearing for Singaporean incorporated owner/facility operator.
Gas fired power station contract and misleading and deceptive conduct dispute (2011 & 2012) appearing for owner.
He is a former law tutor and has presented at seminars on arbitrations, Part V of the Trade Practices Act, equitable remedies and on the Corporations Act.
He is the updating author of the "Receivers" chapter of Butterworths' Victorian "Court Forms, Precedents and Pleadings".
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