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Legal Practitioner Ordered To Pay Costs

The New South Wales Court of Appeal in the matter of Nadarajapillai v Naderasa (No 2) [2015] NSWCA 209 recently considered whether a legal practitioner should pay costs of an unsuccessful appeal in that court. The Court [...]

Need to find legislation for States, Territories, and New Zealand

The Australian Government - Office of Parliamentary Counsel website provides an excellent resource when you need to find Commonwealth legislation.  In addition, links it provides links to legislation for the Australian State and Territories, as well as New Zealand. [...]

Keep Up To Date With Queensland Legislation Changes

If you wish to be advised by email of amendments to Queensland legislation there is a subscription service available on the website of the Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel. For more information on this [...]

High Court Considers Statutory Illegality

The High Court of Australia has recently considered the issue of statutory illegality in the matter of Gnych v Polish Club Limited [2015] HCA 23 (17 June 2015). The High Court unanimously allowed an appeal from [...]