UN committee considers participation of deaf people in jury duty

Australia has been twice found to have violated the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities by refusing to reasonably accommodate participation of deaf…

The latest from the Federal Court: December 2015

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By THOMAS HURLEY.

The latest from the Federal Court: November 2015

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By THOMAS HURLEY.

The latest from the Federal Court: March 2015

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By THOMAS HURLEY.

Educational institutions and the prohibition on disability discrimination

BKY v The University of Newcastle [2014] NSWCATAD 39 considered a claim of direct discrimination under s 49B(1) of the Anti-Discrimination Act. By GREG WALSH.