News & Events


01 April 2020: Federal Law Search
Change to public access


31 March 2020: Migration matters in the Commonwealth Courts Portal
(Federal Law Search)


23 March 2020: Our Counters are Closed, but We’re Still Working
From Tuesday, 24 March 2020.


11 March 2020: New Speech by Justice Stewart
The role of courts in supporting arbitration: a review of recent developments in the Asia-Pacific


17 February 2020: Update of Online File
ABC v Kane & Ors


13 February 2020: Statement on Bushfires
Support from the Court is available to those impacted by the bushfires.


10 February 2020: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
'Statutes and equity'


31 January 2020: Cross-Border Insolvency Practice Note
The Practice Note has been revised.


09 January 2020: New Speeches by Justice S. Derrington
'Faith, hope, and charity', 'Evolving families...'


20 December 2019: Changes to Federal Court Practice Notes
Eight revised practices notes have been issued, effective immediately.


12 November 2019: New Federal Court Practice Note
Defamation Practice Note (DEF-1)


06 November 2019: Update of Online File
Rush v Nationwide News


29 October 2019: New Speech by Chief Justice Allsop
'The intersection of companies and trusts'


29 October 2019: New speech by Justice Middleton
'The challenge of running competition cases'


28 October 2019: Opening remarks by Justice Perry
2019 SCCI Architecture Hub, "The architecture of justice"


21 October 2019: 2018-2019 Annual Report
Now published


17 October 2019: New speech by Justice Rares
'Speaking the right social media language'


17 October 2019: Registry Opening Hours
December 2019 - January 2020


10 October 2019: New speech by Justice Rares
'Charting a new course - Promoting the development of an international convention ...'


08 October 2019: Richard Cooper Memorial Lecture
"The fluctuating incidence of the burden of proof under the Hague-Visby Rules"


02 October 2019: UN Day Lecture
"25 Years of Cross Border Insolvency Law Reform 1994 - 2019" - 23 October 2019


30 September 2019: Melbourne Law Courts Building
Expect delays entering building: Mon 7 October to Fri 18 October 2019.


23 September 2019: Judges In Conversation
'Limitations on judicial review: Where to from here?' Tue, 8 October 2019, 6.00-7.00 pm (VIC)


20 September 2019: New speech by Justice Sarah Derrington
'Of shields and swords - let the jousting begin!'


19 September 2019: AMTAC Annual Address 2019
Thursday, 26 September 2019, 5:15 pm to 6:30 pm (AEST)


19 September 2019: New speech by Justice Stewart
'Writ or Wrong? Protecting against a change of ownership before the vessel is arrested.'


13 September 2019: The Online File has been updated
Friends of Leadbeater's Possum v VicForests


06 September 2019: Event: International Arbitration and the Art of Strategy
Tuesday, 17 September, 5.15 pm to 6.15 pm (AEST)


02 September 2019: New speech by Justice Colvin
An Australian international commercial court - Not a bad idea or what a bad idea?


30 August 2019: Event: Democracy, Human Rights and the Judiciary
Melbourne, 4 September 2019, 5:00 pm


22 August 2019: de Belin v Australian Rugby League Commission
The online file has been updated


22 August 2019: Update of Online File
ABC v Kane & Ors


21 August 2019: New Speech
'Case management & insolvency: Matching rhetoric & reality'


20 August 2019: New Speech by Justice Middleton
The life of the trial judge - What has or is changing?


29 July 2019: New Speech by Justice Stewart
"Salvage Learnings from the Thor Commander"


17 July 2019: Joint Costs Advisory Committee - 2019 Call for Submissions
By Friday, 2 August 2019, 23:59 (AEST).


28 June 2019: Event: Multiple Dimensions of Complex Arbitrations
Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 5.15 pm to 6.15 pm (AEST)


25 June 2019: New Online File
Sanda v PTTEP Australasia (Ashmore Cartier)


21 June 2019: Annual Fee Changes from 1 July 2019
 


21 June 2019: Event: Salvage learnings from the Thor Commander
Admiralty and Maritime Seminar - 24 July 2019.


20 June 2019: Adverse Action List
In the Employment and Industrial Relations NPA


03 June 2019: Event: John Emerson AM Oration
To be held: 7 August 2019, 5 to 6 PM


03 June 2019: The Online File has been updated
Friends of Leadbeater's Possum v VicForests


22 May 2019: Financial Services Law & Enforcement after the Banking Royal ...
Seminar, to be held Wednesday, 5 June 2019


02 May 2019: Federal Court Forms
Updates to various Federal Court forms.


02 May 2019: Amendment to Rules
Federal Court Amendment (Court Administration and Other Measures) Rules 2019


23 April 2019: Event: The Burden of Proof under the Hague-Visby Rules
To be held Tuesday, 30 April 2019.


12 April 2019: New Speeches by Chief Justice Allsop
 


11 April 2019: Full Court and Appellate Sitting Dates for 2020
 


04 April 2019: New Speech by Justice Perry
"iDecide: Digital Pathways to Decision"


22 May 2018: Registrars and Registrar Titles
An NCF update