About this NPA
The Commercial and Corporations National Practice Area (NPA) covers commercial and corporations disputes within federal jurisdiction.
This NPA consists of six Sub-areas and each has a dedicated webpage for specific information about proceedings in those Sub-areas:
- 16 Aug 2018:
Simpson v Thorn Australia Pty Ltd trading as Radio Rentals  FCA 1219
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application for further discovery - application for leave to administer interrogatories - consideration of principles - applications granted in part
Judge: Gleeson J
- 15 Aug 2018:
Sadie Ville Pty Ltd v Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (A Firm) (No 4)  FCA 1218
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - discovery - form of orders to give effect to earlier reasons
Judge: Moshinsky J
- 15 Aug 2018:
Mineralogy Pty Ltd v Sino Iron Pty Ltd (No 7)  FCA 1217
COSTS - application for a lump sum costs order - principles relevant to the assessment of the appropriateness of a lump sum costs order - where the circumstances warrant the making of a lump sum costs order - quantification of the lump sum costs order - where the primary objections to the making of a lump sum order were objections applicable to…
Judge: McKerracher J
Latest Speeches & Papers
- 16 Apr 2018:
Commercial and investor-state arbitration: The importance of recognising their differences
Opening Keynote Address at the ICCA Congress 2018, Sydney by Chief Justice Allsop.
- 22 Feb 2018:
The common law and competition law
Presented at the Bannerman Competition Lecture, by Justice Jagot.
- 29 Nov 2017:
The personal property securities legislation - Experiences from Australia and New Zealand
Presented at the Personal Property Securities Act Workshop, Papua New Guinea, by Justice Collier
Form & Rules
Specific forms, rules and other information applicable to each of the Sub-areas are set out on the individual Sub-area webpages.
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