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Big Law 13 February 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonExplosive texts and emails allegedly revealed the chair of an inquiry...

Explosive texts and emails allegedly revealed the chair of an inquiry examining Bruce Lehrmann’s abandoned criminal...

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The Bar 12 February 2024 ByRhea NathASIC notches win in Federal Court crypto case

The Federal Court has made one of its first decisions on the application of the financial services law to crypto-backed...

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Politics 12 February 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy2 silks appointed to Federal Court bench in Victoria

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus has named a King’s counsel and a senior counsel as judges of the Federal Court of...

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Big Law 09 February 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonWoman’s conflict with boutique firm given one more chance

A South Australian woman who has brought a number of unsuccessful and “contentious” applications against a boutique...

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Big Law 08 February 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCourt missed ‘sensational’ detail in Victorian Cross meeting,...

Ben Roberts-Smith’s lawyer said a 2013 sergeant’s meeting about removing the former soldier’s Victorian Cross...

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Big Law 31 January 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonWestpac fined $1.8m for pre-hedging interest rate swap

The Federal Court found Westpac engaged in unconscionable conduct when it executed Australia’s largest interest rate...

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Big Law 22 January 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonJudge slams Tesla for ‘ridiculous, draconian’ arrest bid

Tesla’s application to have the Federal Court issue an arrest warrant for a man who allegedly shared leaked material...

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Big Law 22 January 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCourt questions funders’ access to Epic Games, Apple data

The Federal Court questioned whether litigation funders should receive data ahead of a 16-week trial brought by two...

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Big Law 28 November 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLehrmann accused of ‘fabricating’ submarine evidence

A number of Bruce Lehrmann’s conflicting accounts have been scrutinised in court, including a claim he went to...

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Big Law 21 November 2023 ByNaomi Neilson Nuix accused of ‘losing sight’ of market during first hearing day

ASIC accused technology company Nuix of “losing sight” of the market when it published two ASX announcements in...

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