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.

Brief details are provided for each matter together with the parties' written submissions as they are filed. Matters are displayed on this page until the judgment is handed down by the Court.

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Case No.

Short Title

H2/2020 Bell v. State of Tasmania
M109/2020 BNB17 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
M112/2020 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
B6/2020 Davidson v. The Queen
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
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

M112/2020

Minister for Home Affairs v. Benbrika

B43/2020 Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v. EFX17
S103/2020 Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v. Makasa
P23/2020

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs v. AAM17 & Anor

B66/2020

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

M77/2020

MZAPC v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor

S188/2020

Namoa v. The Queen

B34/2020 Oakey Coal Action Alliance Inc v. New Acland Coal Pty Ltd
B26/2020 Palmer & Anor v. The State of Western Australia & Anor
B55/2020 Price as executor of the Estate of Alan Leslie Price (deceased) & Ors v. Spoor as trustee & 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
S69/2020 Westpac Securities Administration Ltd & Anor v. Australian Securities and Investments Commission
S67/2020 Wigmans v. AMP Limited & Ors
B73/2020 WorkPac Pty Ltd v. Rossato & Ors
S129/2020 Zhang v. Commissioner of Police & Ors

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