Seminars

This section contains papers delivered at seminars and other events hosted by the Federal Court of Australia.


Tax Ethics Seminar

Model litigation obligations what are they, what do they add and how are they enforced?

Melbourne 15 March 2016

Chair: The Hon. Justice Jennifer Davies

Presenter:


Tax Bar Association

In dispute with the ATO: What to expect

2 October 2014

Chair: The Hon. Justice Jennifer Davies
Judge, Federal Court of Australia

Presenters:


The Distinction between questions of law and questions of fact

20 May 2014

Chair: Justice Pagone
Judge, Federal Court of Australia

Presenter: Jennifer Batrouney QC
The distinction between questions of fact and questions of law in section 44 appeals to the Federal Court


National Commercial Law

Papers presented at the National Commercial Law Seminar series, held in the Victoria Registry of the Federal Court of Australia.

Commercial Transactions in an Insolvency Context

16 September 2014

Chair: The Hon. Justice Michelle Gordon
Judge, Federal Court of Australia

Presenters:

  • Michael Kingston, ASIC's Chief Legal Officer;
  • Shane Kirne, Deputy Director of the CDPP
    Dealing with ASIC & the CDPP
    PowerPoint PowerPoint (349 kb) | Accessible text version Accessible text version | Supporting paper
  • Ray Finkelstein QC, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, Monash University (former Judge of the Federal Court of Australia); and
  • Robert Strong, Barrister, Victorian Bar

Things every commercial lawyer should know about judicial review - a panel discussion

7 May 2014

Chair: Bruce Dyer, Partner, Ashurst
Senior Fellow, Faculty of Law, Monash University

Presenters:

Justice Debbie Mortimer, Federal Court of Australia
How can you best present your judicial review case and assist the Court?

Peter Hanks QC, Victorian Bar
Using judicial review
PowerPoint PowerPoint (82.2 kb) | Accessible text version Accessible text version

Emily Nance, Senior Executive Lawyer, Australian Government Solicitor
Overview of judicial review in the Federal Court
PowerPoint PowerPoint (282.7 kb) | Accessible text version Accessible text version


Personal Property Securities Act: beyond the transitional period

18 March 2014