Current cases - submissions

These are the current cases to be heard by the Full Court, including:

  • Appeals;
  • Special leave applications which have been referred to be heard by an enlarged Bench; and
  • Matters in the original jurisdiction to be heard by the Full Court.

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

Online video recordings are gradually being restored and made available.  (The previous service provider that the Court used to host videos of its sittings ceased operations from Monday 30 May.)

Case No.

Short Title

A7/2018 Amaca Pty Limited v. Latz; Latz v. Amaca Pty Limited
A37/2017 Ancient Order of Foresters in Victoria Friendly Society Limited v. LIfeplan Australia Friendly Society Limited & Anor
B68/2017 Collins v. The Queen

B60/2017
B61/2017
B62/2017
B63/2017

The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v. Thomas;
The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v. Martin Andrew Pty Ltd;
The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v. Thomas Nominees Pty Ltd;
The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v. Thomas
S4/2018 Coshott v. Spencer & Ors
S309/2017 DL v. The Queen (New South Wales)
C32/2017

Re: Gallagher
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator Katy Gallagher

M174/2017 Galloway (a pseudonym) v. Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
B51/2017 Govier v. The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (Q)
M175/2017 Hodges (a pseudonym) v. Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
S1/2018 Hossain v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
C30/2017

Re: Kakoschke-Moore
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Ms Skye Kakoschke-Moore

C27/2017

Re: Lambie
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Ms Jacqui Lambie

S308/2017 Lane v. The Queen
S244/2017 Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v. SZVFW & Ors
M2/2017 Minogue v. State of Victoria
S270/2017 Nobarani v. Mariconte
A30/2017 Pipikos v. Trayans
M1/2018 The Queen v. Dennis Bauer (a pseudonym)
M161/2017 The Queen v. Falzon
S260/2017 SAS Trustee Corporation v. Miles
M141/2017
M142/2017
M143/2017
Shrestha; Ghimire; Acharya v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
M168/2017 Strickland (a pseudonym) v. Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
M88/2017 Trkulija v. Google Inc
M176/2017 Tucker (a pseudonym) v. Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
B54/2017 UBS AG v. Tyne as Trustee of the Argot Trust & Anor

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