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Cases heard

These are the cases which have been heard by the Full Court, from February 2011, in which:

  • The Full Court has reserved judgment;
  • The Full Court has pronounced orders but reasons for judgment have not yet been published; and
  • Reasons for judgment have been published.

Brief details are provided for each matter together with the parties' written submissions as filed.

Current cases not yet heard by the Full Court are here.

Appellants: A, B, C, D - F, G - J, K - L, M - N, O - P, Q - R, S, T - Z

Appellants A

Short Title

Case No.
AB v. The State of Western Australia & Anor
AH v. The State of Western Australia & Anor
P15/2011
P16/2011
Achurch v. The Queen S276/2013
ADCO Constructions Pty Ltd v. Goudappel & Anor S201/2013
Agius v. The Queen S28/2013
Leo Akiba on behalf of the Torres Strait Regional Seas Claim Group v. Commonwealth of Australia & Ors B58/2012
ALH Group Property Holdings Pty Limited v. Chief Commissioner of State Revenue S285/2011
Alphapharm Pty Ltd v. H Lundbeck A/S & Ors S97/2014
Amaca Pty Limited v. Booth & Anor
Amaba Pty Limited v. Booth & Anor
S219/2011
S220/2011
American Express Wholesale Currency Services Pty Ltd v. Commissioner of Taxation
American Express Internation Inc v. Commissioner of Taxation
S238/2010
S239/2010
Andrews & Ors v. Australian and New Zealand Banking Group Limited M48/2012
Apotex Pty Ltd v. Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd & Ors S1/2013
Aristrocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd & Ors v. Global Gaming Supplies Pty Ltd & Ors
Aristrocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd & Ors v. Allam & Ors
S168/2012
S169/2012
Attorney-General for the Northern Territory & Anor v. Emmerson & Anor D5/2013
Attorney-General for the State of South Australia v. Corporation of the City of Adelaide & Ors A16/2012
Assistant Commissioner Michael James Condon v. Pompano Pty Ltd & Anor B59/2012
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v. TPG Internet Pty Ltd M98/2013
Australian Crime Commission v. Stoddart & Anor B71/2010
Australian Education Union v. Department of Education and Children's Services A4/2011
Australian Education Union v. General Manager of Fair Work Australia & Ors M8/2011
Australian Electoral Commission v. Johnston & Ors
Wang v. Johnston & Ors
Mead v. Johnston & Ors
C17/2013
P55/2013
P56/2013
Australian Financial Services and Leasing Pty Limited v. Hills Industries Limited & Anor S163/2013
Australian Native Landscapes Pty Ltd v. Minogue & Anor S277/2010
Australian Securities and Investments Commission v. Lanepoint Enterprises Pty Ltd P43/2010
Australian Securities and Investments Commission v. Hellicar; Brown; Gillfillan; Koffel; Terry; O'Brien; Willcox and Shafron S174-181/2011
Aytugrul v. The Queen S315/2011

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Appellants B

Baiada Poultry Pty Ltd v. The Queen

M126/2011
Baini v. The Queen M87/2012
Baker v. The Queen M154/2011
Barbaro v. The Queen M3/2013
Barclay v. Penberthy & Ors P55/2011
BBH v. The Queen B76/2010
BCM v. The Queen B31/2013
Beck v. Weinstock & Ors S56/2012
Beckett v. The State of New South Wales S144/2012
Betfair Pty Limited v. Racing New South Wales & Ors S116/2011
Board of Bendigo Regional Institute of Technical and Further Education v. Barclay & Anor M128/2011
Boland v. Dillon
Cush v. Dillon
S309/2010
S310/2010
Bowers v. The Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia P45/2010
British American Tobacco Australasia Limited & Ors v. Commonwealth of Australia S389/2011
Brookfield Multiplex Ltd v. Owners Corporation Strata Plan 61288 & Anor S66/2014
Bugmy v. The Queen S99/2013
Bui v. The Director of Public Prosecutions for the Commonwealth M127/2011
Burns v. The Queen S46/2012

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Appellants C

Short Title

Case No.
Cantarella Bros Pty Limited v. Modena Trading Pty Limited S67/2014
Castle Constructions Pty Limited v. Sahab Holdings Pty Ltd & Anor S263/2012
Certain Lloyd's Underwriters Subscribing to Contract No IH00AAQS v. Cross S417/2011
Certain Lloyd's Underwriters Subscribing to Contract No IH00AAQS v. Thelander S418/2011
S419/2011
Clark v. Macourt S95/2013
Clodumar v. Nauru Lands Committee M37/2011
Comcare v. PVYW S98/2013
Commissioner of Police v. Eaton & Anor S230/2012
Commissioner of Taxation v. Consolidated Media Holdings Ltd S228/2012
Commissioner of Taxation v. MBI Properties Pty Ltd S90/2014
Commissioner of Taxation v. Qantas Airways Limited S47/2012
Commissioner of Taxation v. Unit Trend Services Pty Ltd B61/2012
The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v. Bargwanna & anor (as trustees of the Kalos Metron Charitable Trust) S284/2011
Commonwealth Bank of Australia v. Barker A1/2014
Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions v. Poniatowska A20/2010
Commonwealth Minister for Justice v. Adamas & Anor P50/2013
The Commonwealth of Australia v. The Australian Capital Territory C13/2013
Commonwealth of Australia v. Kutlu & Ors
Commonwealth of Australia v. Clarke & Ors
Commonwealth of Australia v. Lee & Ors
S50 to S54/2012
Assistant Commissioner Condon v. Pompano Pty Ltd & Anor B59/2012
Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union v. BHP Coal Pty Ltd B23/2014
Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union v. Mammoet Australia Pty Ltd P26/2013
Cooper v. The Queen S135/2012
Crump v. State of New South Wales & Anor S165/2011
Cumerlong Holdings Pty Ltd v. Dalcross Properties Pty Ltd & Ors S120/2011

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Appellants D - F

Daly v. Thiering & Ors S115/2013
Dasreef Pty Limited v. Hawcher S313/2010
Diehm & Anor v. Director of Public Prosecutions (Nauru) B15/2012
Director of Public Prosecutions (Cth) v. JM M73/2012
Director of Public Prosecutions (Cth) v. Keating M5/2013
Douglass v. The Queen A17/2012
Droudis v. The Queen & Anor S179/2012
Duong v. The Queen A31/2012
Electricity Generation Corporation t/a Verve Energy v. Woodside Energy Ltd & Ors
Woodside Energy Ltd & Ors v. Electricity Generation Corporation t/a Verve Energy
P47/2013
P48/2013
Elias v. The Queen & Anor M29/2013
Equuscorp Pty Ltd (formerly Equuscorp Financial Services Ltd) v. Haxton
Equuscorp Pty Ltd (formerly Equuscorp Financial Services Ltd) v. Bassat
Equuscorp Pty Ltd (formerly Equuscorp Financial Services Ltd) v. Cunningham's Warehouse Sales Pty Ltd (3 matters)
M128/2010
M129/2010
M130/2010
M131/2010
M132/2010
Expense Reduction Analysts Group Pty Ltd & Ors v. Armstrong Strategic Management and Marketing Pty Limited & Ors S118/2013
Fitzgerald v. The Queen A9/2014
Forrest v. Australian Securities and Investments Commission & Anor P44/2011
Forster v. State of New South Wales S38/2014
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd v. Australian Securities and Investments Commission & Anor P45/2011
Fortescue Metals Group Limited & Ors v. Commonwealth of Australia S163/2012
FTZK v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor M143/2013

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Appellants G - J

Short Title

Case No.
Gillard v. The Queen C20/2013
Google Inc v. Australian Competition and Consumer Commission S175/2012
Gray by her tutor K A Gray v. Richards S111/2014
Green v. The Queen S146/2011
Handlen v. The Queen B26/2011
Harbour Radio Pty Limited v. Trad S318/2011
Hargraves v. The Queen B28/2011
Haskins v. The Commonwealth of Australia S8/2011
Hawthorne v. State of New South Wales S37/2014
HIH Claims Support Limited v. Insurance Australia Limited M24/2011
Honeysett v. The Queen S57/2014
Howard v. Commissioner of Taxation M140/2013
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers v. Mitchell Morgan Nominees Pty Ltd & Ors S270/2012
Huynh v. The Queen A30/2012
Insight Vacations Pty Ltd v. Young S273/2010
International Litigation Partners P/L v. Chameleon Mining NL & Ors S362/2011
Issa v. The Queen & Anor M25/2013
J T International SA v. Commonwealth of Australia S409/2011
James v. The Queen M102/2013
Jemena Asset Management (3) Pty Ltd v. Coinvest Limited M127/2010
Jemena Gas Networks (NSW) Limited v. Mine Subsidence Board S312/2010

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Appellants K - L

Short Title

Case No.
Kakavas v. Crown Melbourne Limited & Ors M117/2012
Karpany & Anor v. Dietman A18/2012
Kaur v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor S43/2011
Kentwell v. The Queen S113/2014
King v. The Queen M129/2011
Kizon v. The Queen & Anor P61/2011

Kline v. Official Secretary to the Governor General & Anor

B47/2013

KPMG (a firm) v. Commonwealth of Australia & Anor

M66/2010
Kuczborski v. The State of Queensland B14/2014
Lee & Anor v. New South Wales Crime Commission S29/2013
D Y Lee v. The Queen
S W Lee v. The Queen
S313/2013
S314/2013
Legal Services Board v. Gillespie-Jones M27/2013
Li v. Chief of Army S162/2013
Likiardopoulos v. The Queen M24/2012
Lithgow City Council v. Jackson S66/2011

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Appellants M-N

Short Title

Case No.
MacarthurCook Fund Management Limited & Anor v. TFML Limited S39/2014
Magaming v. The Queen S114/2013
Mahmud v. The Queen S137/2011
Maloney v. The Queen B57/2012
Mansfield v. The Queen & Anor P60/2011
Maurice Blackburn Cashman v. Brown M176/2010
Maxwell v. Highway Hauliers Pty Ltd P12/2014
Mead v. Johnston & Ors P56/2013
Michael Wilson & Partners Limited v. Nicholls & Ors S67/2011
Mills v. Commissioner of Taxation S225/2012
Milne v. The Queen S278/2013
S279/2013
Minister for Home Affairs of the Commonwealth & Ors v. Zentai & Ors P56/2011
Minister for Immigration and Citizenship v. Li & Anor B68/2012
Minister for Immigration, Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship v. SZRNY & Anor S65/2014
Minister for Justice v. Adamas & Anor P50/2013
The Minister of State for Health and Ageing v. Condeleon & Ors S53/2012
Moloney t/as Moloney & Partners v. Workers' Compensation Tribunal A5/2011
Momcilovic v. The Queen & Ors M134/2011
Monis v. The Queen & Anor S172/2012
Montevento Holdings Pty Ltd & Anor v. Scaffidi & Anor P22/2012
Moseley v. Director of Public Prosecutions D4/2013
Moti v. The Queen B19/2011
Muldrock v. The Queen S121/2011
Munda v. The State of Western Australia P34/2013
The National Competition Council v. Robe River Mining Co Pty Ltd & Ors M45/2011
M46/2011
Newcrest Mining Limited v. Thornton P59/2011
NSW Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages v. Norrie S273/2013
Nguyen v. The Queen M30/2013
Nicholas v. The Commonwealth of Australia & Anor S183/2010

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Appellants O-P

Short Title

Case No.
O'Grady v. The Queen S114/2014
Paddison v. The Queen B27/2011
Pantazis v. The Queen & Anor M28/2013
Papaconstuntinos v. Holmes a Court S319/2011
Patel v. The Queen B11/2012
Penberthy & Anor v. Barclay & Ors P57/2011
PGA v. The Queen A15/2011
Phonographic Performance Company of Australia Ltd v. Commonwealth of Australia S23/2010
Pilbara Infrastructure Pty Ltd & Anor v. Australian Competition Tribunal & Ors

M155/2011
M156/2011
M157/2011

Plaintiff M47/2012 v. Director-General of Security & Ors M47/2012
Plaintiff M70/2011 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor
Plaintiff M106 of 2011 by his litigation guardian Plaintiff M70/2011 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor
M70/2011
M106/2011
Plaintiff M76/2013 v. Minister for Immigration, Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship & Ors M76/2013
Plaintiff M79/2012 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship M79/2012
Plaintiff M150/2013 by his litigation guardian Sister Brigid Marie Arthur v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor M150/2013
Plaintiff S10/2011 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor S10/2011
Plaintiff S49/2011 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor S49/2011
Plaintiff S51/2011 v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor S51/2011
Plaintiff S138/2012 v. Director General of Security & Ors S138/2012
Plaintiff S156/2013 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor S156/2013
Plaintiff S297/2013 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor S297/2013
Plaintiff S4/2014 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor S4/2014
Plaintiff S89/2014 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor S89/2014
Pollentine & Anor v. Attorney-General for the State of Queensland & Ors B39/2013
P T Garuda Indonesia Ltd v. Australian Competition & Consumer Commission S343/2011
The Public Service Association and Professional Officers' Association Amalgamated of NSW v. Director of Employment & Ors S127/2012
Public Service Association of South Australia Incorporated v. Industrial Relations Commission of South Australia & Anor A7/2011

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Appellants Q-R

Short Title

Case No.
Queanbeyan City Council v. ACTEW Corporation Ltd & Ors (2 matters) C2/2011
C3/2011
The Queen v. Getachew M139/2011
The Queen v. Khazaal S344/2011
Quinn v. The Queen S143/2011
RCB as litigation guardian of EKV, CEV, CIV and LRV v. The Hon. Justice Forrest, Family Court of Australia Judge & Ors B28/2012
Reeves v. The Queen S44/2013
Roadshow Films Pty Ltd & Ors v. iiNet Limited S288/2011
Roy Morgan Research Pty Ltd v. Commissioner of Taxation & Anor M177/2010

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Appellants S

Short Title

Case No.
Sem v. The Queen A32/2012
Sidhu v. Van Dyke S312/2013
Shafron v. Australian Security and Inbestments Commission S173/2011
Shahi v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship M10/2011
The Ship Go Star v. Daebo International Shipping Co Ltd P46/2013

Shoalhaven City Council v. Firedam Civil Engineering Pty Limited

S216/2010
Smith v. The State of Western Australia P51/2013
Sportsbet Pty Ltd v. State of New South Wales & Ors S118/2011
Stanford v. Stanford P23/2012
State of New South Wales v. Kable S352/2012
State of New South Wales v. Williamson S416/2011
State of Western Australia v. Brown & Ors P49/2013
Stewart & Anor v. Atco Controls Pty Ltd (In Liquidation) M141/2013
Stoten v. The Queen B24/2011
Strong v. Woolworths Limited t/a Big W & Anor S172/2011
Madeleine Louise Sweeney by her next friend Norma Bell v. Thornton S321/2011
SZNKX v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor
SZNKW v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor
S321/2010
S322/2010
SZOQQ v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship & Anor S334/2012

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Appellants T - Z

Short Title

Case No.
Tahiri v. Minister for Immigration and Citizenship M77/2012
Tajjour v. State of New South Wales
Hawthorne v. State of New South Wales
Forster v. State of New South Wales
S36/2014;
S37/2014;
S38/2014
Tasty Chicks Pty Limited & Ors v. Chief Commissioner of State Revenue S218/2011
Taylor v. The Owners - Strata Plan No 11564 & Ors S179/2013
TCL Air Conditioner (Zhongshan) Co Ltd v. The Judges of the Federal Court of Australia & Anor S178/2012
Thiess v. Collector of Customs & Ors B57/2013
Unions NSW & Ors v. State of New South Wales S70/2013
Versi v. The Queen S296/2013
Wallace v. Kam S307/2012
Waller v. Hargraves Secured Investments Limited S223/2011
Wang v. Johnston & Ors P55/2013
Weinstock & Anor v. Beck & Anor S266/2012
Wellington Capital Limited v. Australian Securities & Investments Commission & Anor S275/2013
Westfield Management Limited v. AMP Capital Property Nominees Limited S181/2012
Westpac Banking Corporation & Ors v. Bell Group Ltd (In Liq) & Ors P18/2013

Westport Insurance Corporation & Ors v. Gordian Runoff Limited

S219/2010
White v. The Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia P44/2010
Williams v. The Commonwealth of Australia & Ors S307/2010
Williams v. Commonwealth of Australia & Ors (No. 2) S154/2013
Willmott Growers Group Inc v. Willmott Forests Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) & Ors M53/2013
Wingfoot Australia Partners Pty Ltd & Anor v. Kocak & Ors M52/2013
Wotton v. State of Queensland & Anor S314/2010
Wynton Stone Australia Pty Ltd (In Liquid) v. MVH Australia Pty Ltd (2 matters) M158/2010
X7 v. Australian Crime Commission & Anor S100/2012
Yates v. The Queen P21/2012
Zirilli v. The Queen M1/2013

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