News & Events

13 August 2018: Rush v Nationwide News
The online file has been updated.

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

07 November 2017: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"The Law as an expression of the whole personality"

06 November 2017: New Speeches by Justice Pagone

26 October 2017: New speech by Justice Perry
Address at the launch of: Recommended national standards on working with interpreters

23 October 2017: New speech by Justice Lee
"Certification of class actions: A 'solution' in search of a problem?"

20 October 2017: Event: Current Trends in the International Arbitration Market
To be held Thursday, 2 November 2017.

04 October 2017: Upcoming eLodgment changes for Bankruptcy Creditors Petitions
Saturday, 7 October 2017.

03 October 2017: Event: Corporations & Corporate Insolvency Jurisdiction of the FCA
To be held 23 Oct 2017, Melbourne.

18 September 2017: Updated General Practice Note
Interest on Judgments Practice Note (GPN-INT) has been revoked and reissued.

14 September 2017: New speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"The role and future of the Federal Court within the Australian judicial system"

14 September 2017: New speech by Justice Collier
Developments in Australian Corporate Governance

06 September 2017: Event: What Future for Authors in Copyright?
To be held 17 Oct 2017, Melbourne.

04 September 2017: New speech by Justice Greenwood
A paper concerning aspects of federal jurisdiction

31 August 2017: New speech by Justice Collier
Developments in practice and procedures in the Federal Court

30 August 2017: Federal Court/ Federal Circuit Court (Bankruptcy) Amendment Rules 2017

30 August 2017: Event: AMTAC Annual Address 2017
To be held Wednesday 6 September 2017.

30 August 2017: Event: National Commercial Law Seminar Series
Quarter century of class actions in the Federal Court

30 August 2017: New speech by Chief Justice Allsop
"Rules and Values in Law"

16 August 2017: Event: 2017 Richard Cooper Memorial Lecture
To be held Thursday, 31 August 2017.

31 July 2017: Event: A Conversation on Employment & Industrial Law
To be held Wednesday, 13 September 2017.

31 July 2017: Event: Achieving Greater Efficiency in International Arbitrations
To be held Wednesday, 16 August 2017.

17 July 2017: 'Charter Remedies'
By Justice Moshinsky

29 June 2017: Upcoming seminar: Judicial Sale of Ships
To be held 25 July 2017, 5.30pm - 7.00pm AEST