Full Court Minute Books

Current cases

These are the current cases before 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.

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Case No.

Short Title

S25/2021

Addy v. Commissioner of Taxation

S35/2021
S36/2021

Arsalan v. Rixon
Nguyen v. Cassim

H2/2020

Bell v. State of Tasmania

M109/2020 BNB17 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
P6/2021

Charisteas v. Charisteas & Ors

M122/2020 Chetcuti v. Commonwealth of Australia
S116/2020 The Commissioner of Taxation for the Commonwealth of Australia v. Travelex Limited
C16/2020
C17/2020
Commonwealth of Australia v. AJL20

P5/2021

Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union & Anor v. Personnel Contracting Pty Ltd

B6/2020 Davidson v. The Queen
S26/2021 Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v. Huang
S211/2020 Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v. Shi
M131/2020 The Director of Public Prosecutions Reference No 1 of 2019
S169/2020 DQU16 & Ors v. Minister for Home Affairs & Anor
S66/2020 DVO16 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
S235/2020 Edwards v. The Queen
S236/2020
S237/2020
S238/2020
Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd v. Voller
Nationwide News Pty Limited v. Voller
Australia News Channel Pty Ltd v. Voller
S24/2021 Hamilton (a pseudonym) v. The Queen
S22/2021
S23/2021

H. Lundbeck A/S & Anor v. Sandoz Pty Ltd
CNS Pharma Pty Ltd v. Sandoz Pty Ltd

H2/2021
H3/2021

Hobart International Airport Pty Ltd v. Clarence City Council & Anor
Australia Pacific Airports (Launceston) Pty Ltd v. Northern Midlands Council & Anor

S37/2021

Hofer v. The Queen

S10/2020 LibertyWorks Inc v. Commonwealth of Australia
B56/2019 Mackellar Mining Equipment Pty Ltd and Dramactic Investments Pty Ltd T/as Partnership 818 & Anor v. Thornton & Ors
B54/2020 Minerology Pty Ltd & Anor v. State of Western Australia
B43/2020 Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v. EFX17

B66/2020

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs v. Moorcroft

S34/2021

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs v. Viane

M77/2020

MZAPC v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor

S188/2020

Namoa v. The Queen

B52/2020

Palmer v. The State of Western Australia

M1/2021

Plaintiff M1/2021 v. Minister for Home Affairs

S33/2021

Port of Newcastle Operations Pty Limited v. Glencore Coal Assets Australia Pty Ltd & Ors

B55/2020 Price as executor of the Estate of Alan Leslie Price (deceased) & Ors v. Spoor as trustee & Ors

B12/2021

Ridd v. James Cook University

M13/2021

Stubbings v. Jams 2 Pty Ltd & Ors

B64/2020

Sunland Group Limited & Anor v. Gold Coast City Council

M111/2020

Talacko v. Talacko & Ors

M96/2020 Victorian International Container Terminal Limited v. Lunt & Ors
S20/2021 Walton & Anor v. ACN 004 410 833 Ltd (formerly Arrium Ltd) (in liquidation) & Ors
S67/2020 Wigmans v. AMP Limited & Ors
B73/2020 WorkPac Pty Ltd v. Rossato & Ors
S27/2021 ZG Operations Australia Pty Ltd & Anor v. Jamsek & Ors
S129/2020 Zhang v. Commissioner of Police & Ors

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