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Native Title Compensation: An Answer?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 15 2016

On 24 August 2016, the Federal Court handed down the first compensation determination for the extinguishment of native title in Griffiths v Northern


Henny Penny and native title compensation - is the sky really falling?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 8 2016

The recent Griffiths v Northern Territory 2016 FCA 900 decision has been a landmark ruling in awarding compensation for the extinguishment of native


Australia’s first determination of compensation for native title - 8 September 2016
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • September 8 2016

On 24 August 2016, the Honourable Justice Mansfield of the Federal Court of Australia handed down the first decision that orders a State or Territory


End of financial year WA insurance update
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • July 5 2016

The District Court has determined that intermittent casual employment may be deemed ‘concurrent employment’ when assessing weekly payments under the


Put the calculators away: no easy sums in valuing native title
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • August 30 2016

The recent native title determination of Griffiths v Northern Territory is the first judgement to put a monetary value on native title rights. This


An evaluation of the administrative law role of the Queensland Planning and Environment Court
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • August 8 2012

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


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


Police duty of reasonable investigation only goes so far, says Australian court
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Australia
  • 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


Pools: new or old - new pool safety laws in Queensland
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 23 2011

New pool safety laws have come into effect in Queensland as of December 2010


Queensland Reconstruction Authority Bill introduced into Parliament
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • February 17 2011

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