Latest Judgments

Judgments are generally published within 24 hours of being made available by Judges' staff, often earlier. In cases of high media interest, we endeavour to publish judgments within 1 hour of being delivered by the Court.

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Today's published judgments

Industrial Law
Australian Building and Construction Commissioner v Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union [2017] FCA 197
INDUSTRIAL LAW - s 500 Fair Work Act - rights and responsibilities of permit holder - permit holder accompanying WorkSafe inspector on safety walk - whether permit holder intentionally hindered inspector - whether permit holder otherwise acted in an improper manner
08 Mar 2017 |  NORTH J

Practice and Procedure ; Industrial Law
Waters v Commonwealth of Australia (Australian Taxation Office) [2017] FCA 312
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application for recusal on the ground of apprehended bias - application dismissed with costs - application for variation of security for costs order - whether material changes of circumstances since the security for costs order was made - application dismissed with costs - application to disqualify respondent from filing any further interlocutory application in the proceeding - application dismissed with costs - application by respondent for substantive proceeding to be dismissed for failure to comply with order for payment of security for costs - self-executing order made
27 Mar 2017 |  GRIFFITHS J

Corporations Law
Kreab Gavin Anderson (Australia) Ltd, in the matter of Kreab Gavin Anderson (Australia) Ltd (No 2) [2017] FCA 313
CORPORATIONS - application for winding up of a Part 5.7 body
24 Mar 2017 |  YATES J

Trade Marks
Frucor Beverages Limited v The Coca-Cola Company [2017] FCA 298
TRADE MARKS - application for advance rulings on the admissibility of evidence under s 192A(a) of the Evidence Act 1995 (Cth)
24 Mar 2017 |  YATES J

Singh v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2017] FCA 304
MIGRATION - skilled visa - where Tribunal found that appellant did not meet public interest criteria - whether jurisdictional error by Tribunal - jurisdictional error not established
24 Mar 2017 |  MOSHINSKY J

Mekonen v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2017] FCA 309
MIGRATION - appeal from Federal Circuit Court of Australia - application in that Court for judicial review of decision of former Migration Review Tribunal (Tribunal) - whether the Tribunal denied the appellant procedural fairness - whether the Tribunal engaged in an improper exercise of power - whether the Tribunal should have confined itself to the issue considered by the delegate
24 Mar 2017 |  ROBERTSON J

CLF15 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2017] FCA 306
MIGRATION - application for extension of time within which to seek leave to appeal dismissed
23 Mar 2017 |  PERRY J