Chief Justice Allsop AO - Speeches & Papers

The intersection of companies and trusts
Paper presented at the Harold Ford Memorial Lecture, by Chief Justice Allsop.
26 Sep 2019

Free will and the law: New perspectives
Book launch speech, by Chief Justice Allsop.
21 Aug 2019

The foundations of administrative law
Paper presented at the 12th Annual Whitmore Lecture, by Chief Justice Allsop.
04 Apr 2019

Technology and the future of the courts
Paper presented at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, by Chief Justice Allsop.
26 Mar 2019

Courts as (living) institutions and workplaces
Paper presented at the 2019 Joint Federal & Supreme Court Conference, Hobart, by Chief Justice Allsop.
23 Jan 2019

The future of the independent Bar in Australia
Paper presented at the Australian Bar Association and NSW Bar Association Biennial Conference, Sydney, by Chief Justice Allsop.
17 Nov 2018

The rule of law is not a law of rules
Presented at the Annual Quayside Oration, Perth, by Chief Justice Allsop.
01 Nov 2018

Opening address at the AILA National Conference
Presented at the AILA National Conference in Perth by Chief Justice Allsop.
01 Nov 2018

The role of law in international commercial arbitration
Paper presented at the CIArb Inaugural Annual Lecture, Melbourne, by Chief Justice Allsop.
15 Oct 2018

The judicialisation of values
Paper presented at the LCA/FCA Joint Competition Law Conference, Sydney, by Chief Justice Allsop.
30 Aug 2018

Uncertainty as part of certainty: appreciating the limits of definitional clarity and embracing the uncertainty inherent in any matter of complexity
Paper presented at the Australian Academy of Science and Australian Academy of Law Joint Symposium, Sydney.
23 Aug 2018

Welcome of delegates to 2018 Biennial Conference of the International Law Association to reception at the Federal Court of Australia
By Chief Justice Allsop
20 Aug 2018

The place that launched a thousand ships: some Hellenic influences on maritime law and commerce
Presented at the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association International Conference on Contemporary Legal Issues and the Influence of Hellenism, Rhodes, Greece, 12 July 2018, by Chief Justice Allsop
12 Jul 2018

Commercial and investor-state arbitration: the importance of recognising their differences
Opening Keynote Address at the ICCA Congress 2018, Sydney by Chief Justice Allsop.
16 Apr 2018

The law as an expression of the whole personality
Delivered to the 2017 Sir Maurice Byers Lecture, Sydney.
01 Nov 2017

The role and future of the Federal Court within the Australian judicial system
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop at the 40th Anniversary of the Federal Court of Australia Conference.
08 Sep 2017

Rules and values in law: Greek philosophy; the limits of text; restitution; and neuroscience - anything in common?
First given as a lecture at a seminar of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association - Queensland Chapter at Brisbane on 29 March 2017.
29 Mar 2017

Values in law: how they influence and shape rules and the application of law
Third Hochelaga Lecture given by Chief Justice James Allsop at the Centre for Comparative and Public Law Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong.
20 Oct 2016

Class Actions
Keynote speech by the Chief Justice at the Law Council of Australia Forum "Class Actions 2016 Key Topics", Sydney.
13 Oct 2016

Characterisation: its place in contractual analysis and related enquiries
Paper presented by Chief Justice Allsop at the Contracts in Commercial Law Conference, Sydney, 18-19 December 2015.
18 Dec 2015

Comity and commerce
Address by Chief Justice Allsop to the 16th Conference of Chief Justices of Asia & the Pacific, Sydney.
27 Nov 2015

The role of the Courts in Australia's arbitration regime
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop and Croft J at the Commercial CPD Seminar Series, Melbourne.
11 Nov 2015

Remarks made by Chief Justice Allsop at launch of the CommBar Equitable Briefing Initiative held at the Federal Court of Australia
 
11 Nov 2015

Restitution: some historical remarks
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop at the Forbes Society Lecture, Sydney.
04 Nov 2015

Values in public law
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop at the James Spigelman Oration 2015, Sydney.
27 Oct 2015

Conscience, fair-dealing and commerce – parliaments and the courts
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop at the Finn's Law: an Australian justice conference, Canberra.
25 Sep 2015

Australia - a vital commercial hub in the Asia Pacific region: the importance of and challenges for Australian commercial courts and arbitral institutions
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop to the National Commercial Law Seminar, Monash University Melbourne.
25 Feb 2015

Some observations as to why Toongabbie Legal Centre is important
Speech by Chief Justice Allsop to the Toongabbie Legal Centre
28 Nov 2014

International commercial arbitration – the courts and the rule of law in the Asia Pacific region
Keynote speech by the Chief Justice to the 2ND Annual Global Arbitration Review Sydney
11 Nov 2014

Judicial case management and the problem of costs
An invitation to Chief Justice Allsop to speak at the Lord Dyson lecture on "The Jackson Reforms to Civil Justice in the UK".
09 Sep 2014

Judicial support of arbitration
A paper presented at the APRAG Tenth Anniversary Conference, Melbourne by Chief Justice Allsop and Justice Clyde Croft.
28 Mar 2014

Civility, reason, fairness and justice, and the law
Speech for the dinner following the opening of the law term service at the Great Synagogue Sydney by Chief Justice Allsop.
12 Feb 2014

Recent charterparty decisions
Lunchtime Lecture for MLAANZ and University of Newcastle.
26 Jun 2013

Welcome of the Honourable Chief Justice Allsop AO, Perth
Transcript of welcome ceremony.
13 May 2013

Welcome of the Honourable Chief Justice Allsop AO, Melbourne
Transcript of welcome ceremony.
06 May 2013

Welcome of the Honourable Chief Justice Allsop AO, Brisbane
Transcript of welcome ceremony.
02 May 2013

Incoherence in Australian private international laws
This article is based on a paper delivered at the Sydney Centre for International Law conference, "Facing Outwards: Australian Private International Law in the 21st Century" (Sydney Law School, 10 April 2013).
10 Apr 2013

Swearing in and welcome of the Honourable Chief Justice Allsop AO
Transcript of welcome ceremony, Sydney.
04 Mar 2013

An introduction to the jurisdiction of the Federal Court of Australia
Paper by the Hon Justice James Allsop.
01 Oct 2007