Event: Quarter Century of Class Actions in the Federal Court

National Commercial Law Seminar Series

30 August 2017

This panel of experts in class actions will discuss the lessons we have learned in the 25 years since the enactment of Part IVA of the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 (Cth) and their expectations as to what the future may hold for class action litigation.


The Honourable Bernard Michael Murphy
Judge, Federal Court of Australia


  • Ruth Overington, Herbert Smith Freehills
  • Brooke Dellavedova, Maurice Blackburn
  • Professor Vince Morabito, Monash University

Wednesday 18 October 2017

Time: 5.15pm – 6.15pm

Venue: Level 8, Federal Court of Australia, Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William Street, Melbourne

RSVP: Monday 16 October, online at https://goo.gl/yzWVEF

The Federal Court of Australia will video cast the seminar to the following locations:

Courtroom No.3
Roma Mitchell CommonwealthLaw Courts Building3 Angas St, Adelaide
BrisbaneCourtroom No.6
Harry Gibbs Commonwealth Law Courts Building 119 North Quay, Brisbane
SydneyCourtroom No.18D
Law Courts Building Queen's Square, Sydney
HobartCourtroom No.1
Edward Braddon Commonwealth Law Courts Building 39–41 Davey Street, Hobart
PerthCourtroom No.4
Peter Durack Commonwealth Law Courts Building 1 Victoria Avenue, Perth
CanberraCourtroom No.1
Nigel Bowen Commonwealth Law Courts Building Childers Street, Canberra City
DarwinCourtroom No.9
Supreme Court Building State Square, Darwin

The Federal Court will video cast the seminar to the following locations pending registrations.