Federal Court: October 2019

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

High Court: June 2019

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By ANDREW YUILE.

High Court: May 2019

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By ANDREW YUILE.

The latest from the Federal Court: February 2018

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

Full Court upholds most findings in Timber Creek native title compensation case

The Full Federal Court handed down its appeal decision in Australia’s first native title compensation case, Northern Territory of Australia v Griffiths [2017] FCAFC 106.

A legislative fix for McGlade ILUAs

The Federal Government’s Bill to reverse the impact of the Full Federal Court’s decision in McGlade was passed on 14 June 2017. By LEONIE FLYNN,…

Indigenous land use agreements in doubt after Full Federal Court decision

The Government has introduced the Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Bill 2017 in response to the implications of McGlade. By LEONIE FLYNN, NERIDA…

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: April 2017

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

First assessment of native title compensation: Griffiths v NT of Australia (No. 3)

The Federal Court has ordered the Northern Territory government to pay $3,300,261 to the Ngaliwurru and Nungali Peoples as compensation for the impact of land…

The latest from the High Court: September 2015

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By THOMAS HURLEY.