The applicant, Hypoct Pty Ltd, had attempted to rely on a cost decision obtained by the Bundesgericht in order to have its costs assessed by the cost-fixing scheme, in accordance with New South Wales law, under the aegis of the NSW Supreme Court. The procedural steps in a common law or commercial case require the parties to pay a fee to the court. The parties represented by law must also bear the costs and expenses related to professional services. I am focusing on one of the reforms aimed at reducing costs and delays by encouraging quick lump sum injunctions to be adopted by the judge. Normally, costs are decided at the end of a case, but that doesn`t always happen. Sometimes, before the final closure of the case, a court may present costs for certain applications. The party claiming the costs (usually the successful applicant or defendant) must demonstrate that, in the current circumstances, the costs to be claimed were reasonable, equitable and reasonable. Cost taxation could be a confusing term, as it has nothing to do with taxation in the normal sense of the word or with the Revenue Commissioners. Parts 7.2 to 7.3 of this note provide that the parties and their counsel are expected and have a legal obligation to cooperate with the court and to assist each other in achieving the overall objective (see 37M and 37N of the ACF) to facilitate as quickly as possible the fair settlement of disputes under the law. inexpensive and efficient. This cooperation requires (and the court expects) the parties and their lawyers to consider how best to reconcile their cases with the overall objective. The overall goal is to eliminate unnecessary costs “driven by the process”. The Tribunal expects the parties and their counsel to monitor at all times the costs of each stage of the proceedings and if necessary….