STX Pan Ocean Co Ltd v Bowen Basin Coal Group Pty Ltd [2010] FCA 1002 (3 September 2010)

EVIDENCE – oath or affirmation – whether affidavit attested before a notary public in accordance with South Korean law amounts to an oath or affirmation in a similar form to the Schedule to s 21(4) of the Evidence Act 1995 (Cth) – sufficient acknowledgment of the gravity and importance of the truth being told required to amount to an affirmation

Held: the attestation is in a form sufficient to comply with s 21(4) of the Evidence Act 1995 (Cth)