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Aboriginal heritage reforms 2014: does this impact you?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia
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  • July 8 2014

Following long standing concerns of energy, resources and development industries about the management of Aboriginal Heritage issues in Western

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

Occupy Melbourne the rights of councils to use local laws and crown land regulations to protect public spaces from damage by protesters

  • Hunt & Hunt
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  • Australia
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  • October 11 2013

Many of you will be familiar with the worldwide "Occupy" movements, which received substantial media coverage in both 2011 and 2012

Aboriginal heritage takes a contemporary twist in WA

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • June 12 2014

Yesterday the Western Australian Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Hon Peter Collier, released the Aboriginal Heritage Amendment Bill 2014 (WA) (the

Putting a price on native title - does the first Federal Court decision pave the way?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • October 24 2013

The De Rose decision is the first to order the payment of compensation to native title holders for the extinguishment of native title interests, and

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

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

Australia: Federal Court confirms National Native Title Tribunal's approach to future act determinations

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 30 2013

In Watson on behalf of Nyikina & Mangala v Backreef Oil Pty Ltd 2013 FCA 1432, the Federal Court of Australia rejected several challenges to the

Amendments to the Native Title Act 1993

  • Rockwell Olivier
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  • Australia
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  • November 6 2013

It's been almost 20 years since the introduction of the Native Title Act 1993 (the Act). Despite this, many parts of the Act are still unclear and

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