This page contains documents relating to Supreme Court of Victoria Proceeding No 2073 of 2002 (F5476)
between Ansett and Westpac Banking Corporation.
Under a Participation Agreement dated 9 April 2001, Westpac agreed to pay Ansett
certain amounts for points that Ansett credited to Global Rewards Members for purchases
made using a Westpac Global Rewards Visa Card. Ansett commenced this proceeding against
Westpac in the Supreme Court of Victoria on 17 September 2002 seeking to recover the sum
of $16,454,796.23, which Ansett claimed was owed by Westpac under the Participation
Westpac filed a Defence and Counterclaim in the proceeding denying liability for the
amounts claimed by Ansett, and counterclaiming against Ansett for damages and
restitution in amounts exceeding $20m.
A Court-ordered mediation was held between the parties on 14 April 2003.
Shortly afterwards the matter settled on mutually satisfactory terms.
A copy of the pleadings filed by the parties is available below.
Proceeding 2073 of 2002 (F5476)
Supreme Court of Victoria: Commercial and Equity Division, Commercial List
17 September 2002