News & Events


12 December 2018: Melbourne Registry
The registry will open from 8 am 17 -21 December.


30 November 2018: New Speeches by Justice Logan
 


23 November 2018: New Speeches by Chief Justice Allsop
 


22 November 2018: Registry opening hours
December-January holiday period


16 November 2018: Rush v Nationwide News
The online file has been updated.


06 November 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
To welcome the Hon. Justice Wheelahan.


02 November 2018: New Speech by Justice Murphy
"Civil justice reforms in class actions & litigation funding".


02 November 2018: New Speech by Justice Middleton
"Concurrent expert evidence: still flavour of the month?"


29 October 2018: Statement by Chief Justice Allsop
 


26 October 2018: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"The role of law in international commercial arbitration"


12 September 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
To farewell Justice North.


11 September 2018: Independence, Bias and Conflicts in Intl. Commercial Arbitration
Tues, 25 Sep 2018, 5.15pm – 6.15pm (AEST)


10 September 2018: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"The judicialisation of values"


04 September 2018: New Speech by Justice Rares
"The rule of law and international trade"


24 August 2018: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"Uncertainty as part of certainty"


24 August 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
To farewell Justice Tracey.


22 August 2018: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
2018 Biennial Conference of the International Law Association.


22 August 2018: New Speech by Justice Perry
Launch of women’s mentoring scheme.


09 August 2018: AMTAC Annual Address 2018
To be held Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 5:15 pm to 6:30pm AEST


09 August 2018: Seminar: Are You Sure?
Australian Academy of Science & AAL Joint Symposium, Thur 23 August 2018, Sydney.


02 August 2018: Event: Patron's Address - Back to the Future?
To be held in Melbourne on Thursday, 18 October.


27 July 2018: Seminar: Taxes and debt recovery
To be held Thursday, 23 August 2018


26 July 2018: New Speech by Justice Perry
"Water, territory and the role of history: Thoughts from an international perspective"


26 June 2018: Biennial Fee Changes from 1 July 2018
Fees payable in the Federal Court on or after 1 July 2018.


25 June 2018: Legal Practitioners' Scale of Costs
Invitation to submit.


15 June 2018: New judge's paper
Speaking remarks: "The art of decision-making"


13 June 2018: Judges in Conversation
Current issues in maritime Law (Melbourne)


08 June 2018: Seminar: Transparency, efficiency, enforceability and diversity
To be held Thursday, 14 June 2018


07 June 2018: Speech
What will the Australian Competition Tribunal do now without Limited Merits Review?


05 June 2018: Ceremonial Sittings
To farewell Justices Dowsett and Siopis.


04 June 2018: Seminar: Law in the digital world
To be held Wednesday, 6 June 2018


30 May 2018: Federal courts structural reform
Attorney-General announces reform


22 May 2018: Registrars and Registrar Titles
An NCF update


21 May 2018: Authorised law reporting
Speech delivered by Justice Rares.


10 May 2018: Changes to eLodgment
Automatic-acceptance of some applications has commenced.


08 May 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
To welcome Justice Banks-Smith and Justice Colvin.


27 April 2018: Wotton v State of Queensland
The online file has been updated.


20 April 2018: Rush v Nationwide News
The online files have been updated.


19 April 2018: New Speech by the Chief Justice
"Commercial and investor-state arbitration".


16 April 2018: Event: 2018 Mahla Pearlman Oration
To be held in Sydney on Thursday, 19 April.


13 April 2018: Melbourne Law Courts Building
Expect delays entering building


09 April 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
To farewell Justice Gilmour.


09 April 2018: AUSTRAC v Commonwealth Bank
The online file has been updated.


16 March 2018: Full Court and Appellate Sitting Dates for 2019
 


14 March 2018: New Speech by Justice Moshinsky
"The continuing evolution of the 'best interests' duty for superannuation trustees.."


13 March 2018: Ceremonial Sitting
For the welcome of the Hon. Justice Steward.


20 February 2018: New speeches by Justice Rares
Commercial issues in private international law


16 February 2018: Seminar: International arbitration procedure and the courts
To be held Wednesday, 7 March 2018


30 January 2018: New speech by Justice Pagone
"Brambles, hedgehogs and foxes"


18 December 2017: Changes to eLodgment
Forms under the Federal Court (Criminal Proceedings) Rules 2016.


14 December 2017: New speech by Justice Jagot
"The rule of law and reconciliation"


08 December 2017: New speech by Justice Barker
"Do judges make law?"


07 December 2017: New speeches by Justice Collier
Judicial review of public and private employment contracts...


06 December 2017: Reforms to insolvency laws
Federal Court (Corporations) Amendment (Insolvency Law Reform) Rules 2017


05 December 2017: New speech by Justice Logan
Executive intervention in judicial functions and judicial encroachment into executive functions


14 November 2017: Update - Review of Federal Court Practice Notes
 


10 November 2017: New speech by Justice Perry
Introduction: Law Society of NSW and NSW Bar Association