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A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update - May 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
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  • May 23 2014

Scottish independence referendum - The referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Scottish independence raises many complex legal and political

Changes to Queensland mining legislation that will affect compulsory acquisition

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • September 30 2013

Native Title Rights v Compulsory Acquisitions Changes to Queensland mining legislation, including the Mineral Resources Act 1989, in August 2013 have

An evaluation of the administrative law role of the Queensland Planning and Environment Court

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • August 8 2012

The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the administrative law role of the Queensland Planning Environment Court

Burial and Cremation Act 2013 What everyone is dying to know!

  • Norman Waterhouse
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  • Australia
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  • June 24 2013

The Burial and Cremation Act 2013 (SA) (the Act) has now received assent and will shortly come into operation. The Act will regulate all cemeteries

Police duty of reasonable investigation only goes so far, says Australian court

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Australia
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  • March 15 2012

It’s a bummer when the demolition crew pulls down the wrong building, but your ability to pin that on the cop who dropped by the site is limited, according to the Victoria trial court in Taha v Shaq Industries Pty Ltd, 2012 VSC 30

Queensland Reconstruction Authority Bill introduced into Parliament

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • February 17 2011

'The summer of 201011 will be remembered as our summer of sorrow.'

Amendments to Community and Strata Titles legislation in South Australia

  • Hunt & Hunt
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  • Australia
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  • October 26 2013

On 12 April 2013 the Statutes Amendment (Community and Strata Titles) Act, 2012 (SA) was passed. The Act amends both the Community Titles Act, 1996

The Queensland plan: the State government's 30-year vision for Queensland

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • January 20 2014

As part of the State's overhaul of planning and development provisions in Queensland, the State has recently released the single State Planning

Momentum for reform of the Native Title Act continues to gather

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • June 20 2013

In part prompted by the imminent 20th anniversary of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) (NTA), the Federal Attorney-General, Mark Dreyfus QC, has

Part 3A to be repealed and new regulations to commence on 1 October 2011

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • September 29 2011

On Saturday, 1 October 2011, Part 3A of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 will be repealed, the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 will be amended and a new State Environmental Planning Policy (State and Regional Development) 2011 will come into force