FEDERAL COURT OF AUSTRALIA

New South Wales Registry

Level 17, Law Courts Building 184 Phillip Street Queens Square SYDNEY, 2000

06 April 2020

Any urgent queries specifically concerning the Court's response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Australia, including urgent requests for adjournment due to the impact of COVID-19, and other urgent queries concerning matters the subject of this Special Measures Information Note should be addressed by email to the National Operations Registry at NORTeam@fedcourt.gov.au or you can contact the NOR Team duty contact for the day, as published on the Court's website. Such queries will be prioritised, allocated to a senior member of the NOR Team and attended to as a matter of urgency.

URGENT MATTERS - GENERAL DUTY JUDGE: Justice Abraham
Practitioners - contact Associate on 02 9230 8999
Self-represented parties - for assistance contact the NSW NCF Coordinator on 02 9230 8567

URGENT MATTERS - COMMERCIAL & CORPORATIONS DUTY JUDGE: Justice Markovic 
Practitioners - contact Associate at Associate.MarkovicJ@fedcourt.gov.au or on 02 9230 8380
Self-represented parties - for assistance contact the NSW NCF Coordinator on 02 9230 8567

LISTING & GENERAL ENQUIRIES:
Contact the Registry on 02 9230 8567
Use Federal Law Search on the Commonwealth Courts Portal at www.comcourts.gov.au/public/esearch
Visit www.fedcourt.gov.au

AFTER HOURS:
For urgent after hours applications contact the Law Courts Security Desk on 02 9230 8282

NOTE: If a matter has been allocated to a judge's docket, ordinarily any communication or application regarding carriage or conduct of the matter (including urgent communications or applications) should be made to him or her.  However, if it is a new matter not yet allocated, or if for some reason it is not practicable or appropriate to approach the docket judge or if the inquiry specifically concerns the Court's response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Australia, queries should be addressed by email to the National Operations Registry at NORTeam@fedcourt.gov.au or you can contact the NOR Team duty contact on 03 8600 3282 or 02 9230 8857.

Justice Greenwood, Justice McKerracher, Justice Yates
Court Room 22A
9:15 AMJudgment
1NSD938/2019VITALY EVGENIEVICH PILKIN V SONY AUSTRALIA LIMITED & ORS
Justice Rares
Court Room 18B By Web Conference QS Remote Hearing Location - New South Wales
10:15 AMHearing
1NSD1725/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
FARSHAD AMIRBEAGGI V FAIRFAX MEDIA PUBLICATIONS PTY LTD (ACN 33 003 357 720) & ANOR - Due to the Public Health (COVID-19 Restrictions on Gathering and Movement) Order 2020 (NSW), it may not be lawful for any member of the public to attend this hearing. The hearing is being conducted remotely and may not be able to be viewed in the courtroom in which it is nominally listed. Any member of the public who wishes to observe the hearing by video link may arrange this by contacting nswlistingsandevents@fedcourt.gov.au with the email subject line, "NSD1725/2019 Videolink Request" by no later than 8.30 am AEDT on the day of the hearing.
Justice Perram
By Web Conference QS Remote Hearing Location - New South Wales Court Room 22A
2:15 PMCase Management Hearing
1NSD1926/2018
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
LAURA O'NEILL & ANOR V DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION
Justice Jagot
Court Room 18A By Web Conference QS
9:30 AMCase Management Hearing
1NSD1658/2017
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
DAVID ANTHONY JAMES V AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED ABN 11 005 357 522
10:15 AMInterlocutory Hearing
2NSD853/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
ANDREW ARAVANIS & ALEXANDER CLARK AS TRUSTEES IN BANKRUPTCY OF THE BANKRUPT ESTATE OF PHILIP JAMES KAPP V TWIN INVESTORS PTY LTD ACN 608 534 505 AS TRUSTEE FOR THE TWIN TRUST & ANOR - If a member of the public wishes to observe these proceedings, and subject to any changes to building access at this location and public health movement restrictions, this proceeding will be viewable from the courtroom location listed above. If a member of the public wishes to observe the hearing remotely they must contact the Associate to the Honourable Justice Jagot by email at associate.jagotj@fedcourt.gov.au by 4.00pm AEST the day before the listing.
Justice Yates
Court Room 22A By Web Conference QS
9:30 AMJudgment
1NSD200/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
VEHICLE MONITORING SYSTEMS PTY LIMITED ACN 107 396 136 V SARB MANAGEMENT GROUP PTY LTD T/A DATABASE CONSULTANTS AUSTRALIA ACN 106 549 722 & ANOR
9:30 AMReturn of Subpoena
2NSD200/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
VEHICLE MONITORING SYSTEMS PTY LIMITED ACN 107 396 136 V SARB MANAGEMENT GROUP PTY LTD T/A DATABASE CONSULTANTS AUSTRALIA ACN 106 549 722 & ANOR
9:30 AMCase Management Hearing
3NSD200/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
VEHICLE MONITORING SYSTEMS PTY LIMITED ACN 107 396 136 V SARB MANAGEMENT GROUP PTY LTD T/A DATABASE CONSULTANTS AUSTRALIA ACN 106 549 722 & ANOR - NSD 200/2019 can be observed by any member of the public. If a member of the public wishes to observe the hearing please contact the Associate to Yates J on (02) 9230 8413 or by email to associate.yatesj@fedcourt.gov.au by 8.30 am AEDT on 6 April 2020.
10:15 AMInterlocutory Hearing
4NSD641/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
BOSS FIRE & SAFETY PTY LTD V FIRE CONTAINMENT PTY LTD
5NSD1242/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
FIRE CONTAINMENT PTY LTD V BOSS FIRE & SAFETY PTY LTD
6NSD1589/2018
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
RAKMAN INTERNATIONAL PTY LIMITED ACN 097 979 685 & ANOR V BOSS FIRE AND SAFETY PTY LTD ACN 136 955 685 & ANOR - NSD 1589/2018, NSD 641/2019 and NSD 1242/2019 are heard together and can be observed by any member of the public. If a member of the public wishes to observe the hearing please contact the Associate to Yates J on (02) 9230 8413 or by email to associate.yatesj@fedcourt.gov.au by 8.30 am AEDT on 6 April 2020.
Justice Griffiths
Chambers
9:30 AMJudgment
1NSD173/2020APPLICATION FILED BY AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
Justice Wigney
Court Room 19A By Web Conference QS
9:30 AMJudgment
1NSD1418/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
BELAL SAADALLAH KHAZAAL V ATTORNEY-GENERAL OF THE COMMONWEALTH
Justice Burley
By Web Conference QS Court Room 19A
10:15 AMHearing
1NSD1933/2019
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
EVANGELINA FRANCISCA KESSLY V KRISTEN BEADLE AS TRUSTEE OF THE BANKRUPT ESTATE OF EVANGELINA FRANCISCA KESSLY - If a member of the public wishes to observe the hearing, they must contact the Associate to Burley J on (02) 9230 8505 or by emailing associate.burleyj@fedcourt.gov.au.
Justice Lee
By Web Conference QS Court No. 1, Level 21
9:30 AMCase Management Hearing
1NSD1355/2019AUSTRALIAN SECURITIES & INVESTMENTS COMMISSION V NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED ACN 004 044 937
10:30 AMInterlocutory Hearing
2NSD1155/2017
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
BRADLEY JAMES HUDSON & ORS V COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
3NSD1908/2016
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
GAVIN SMITH & ORS V COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA (DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE)
4NSD1388/2018
by Videoconference
(New South Wales Registry time)
KIRSTY JANE BARTLETT & ANOR V COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - If a member of the public wishes to observe the hearing they must contact the Associate to Lee J on (02) 9230 8407 or by email to associate.leej@fedcourt.gov.au by 8.30am AEDT on 6 April 2020.
Justice Thawley
Court Room 21B
9:30 AMCase Management Hearing
1NSD2027/2017
by Telephone
(New South Wales Registry time)
RICHARD ANDREW STONE IN HIS CAPACITY AS LIQUIDATOR OF THE COMPANIES AS NAMED IN THE SCHEDULE ATTACHED V SAM EBEID & ANOR
Registrar Chuan Ng
eCourtroom
4:00 PMInterlocutory Hearing
1NSD247/2020ANNE ADELE QUINN & ANOR V SUSAN MARY O'ROURKE
2NSD347/2020VALERIE STRAKER & ORS V KATHERINE NIKOLOVSKA