Cases and Law

List of cases

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A Child v A Magistrate of the Children’s Court (unreported, 24 February 1992) – Committal proceedings: minors; exceptional circumstances

AB v Victoria (unreported, 2001) – Education law: duty of care

Abbott, Re (bail application) [1997] VicSC 497 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

ACCC v AGL Sales Pty Ltd [2013] FCA 1030 – Consumer protection law: unsolicited consumer agreements; “do not knock” signs

ACCC v Bytecard – Consumer protection law: unfair contract terms

ACCC v Chrisco Hampers Australia Ltd [2015] FCA 1204 – Consumer protection law: unfair contract terms

ACCC v Dynacast (Int) Pty Ltd (formerly Phoneflasher.com Pty Ltd) ACN 061 234 642 [2007] FCA 429 – Internet law: domain name disputes

ACCC v Excite Mobile [2013] FCA 350 – Consumer protection law: unconscionable conduct

ACCC v Keshow [2005] FCA 558 – Consumer protection law: unconscionable conduct

ACCC v Lux Distributors Pty Ltd [2013] FCAFC 90 – Consumer protection law: unconscionable conduct

ACCC v Lux Pty Ltd [2004] FCA 926 – Consumer protection law: unconscionable conduct

ACCC v Sampson [2011] FCA 1165 – Debts: costs or fees on a letter of demand

ACCC v Telstra Corporation Ltd [2007] FCA 1904 – Consumer protection law: misleading or deceptive conduct: disclaimers and fine print

Adams v The Queen [2008] HCA 15 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

AFMEPKIU v Visy Packaging Pty Ltd [2011] FCA 953 – Employment law: protection of health and safety representatives

Alexopoulos (unreported, VSC, 23 February 1998) – Bail: exceptional circumstances; delay

AN v ANZ Banking Group Ltd [2015] AusHRC 93 – Criminal record and employment

Anderson v Pavic [2005] VSCA 244 – Prisoners: factors that can affect a sentence: emergency management days

Andrews v ANZ Banking Group Ltd [2012] HCA 30 – Breach of contract: prohibition on penalties for

Antunovic v Dawson [2010] VSC 377 – Mental illness: Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

ANZ v Manasseh [2016] WASCA 41 – National Credit Code: increasing the guarantor’s liabilities

Arnold v CCT (unreported, VSC, 10 December 1992) – Assistance for victims of crime

ASIC v Cash Store Pty Ltd (in liquidation) [2014] FCA 926 – National Consumer Credit: providers’ responsible lending obligations

Asmar, Re [2005] VSC 487 – Grounds for refusal of bail: show cause

Associated Newspapers Ltd v Bancks [1951] HCA 24 – Car contract: how to get out of

Associated Provincial Picture Houses Ltd v Wednesbury Corporation [1948] 1 KB 223 – Judicial review: grounds for, unreasonableness

Attorney-General for Victoria v Knight [2004] VSC 407 – Prisoners’ rights

Australian Broadcasting Corporation v Lenah Game Meats Pty Ltd (2001) 208 CLR 1999 – Privacy, breach of

Australian Broadcasting Tribunal v Bond [1990] HCA 33 – Judicial review: application of the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 (Cth)

Australian Capital Territory Schools Authority v El Sheik [2000] FCA 931 – Education law: duty of care

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission see ACCC

Australian Conservation Foundation v Minister for Planning [2004] VCAT 2029 – Environmental law: public comment on changes to planning schemes

Australian Securities and Investments Commission see ASIC

AV v DIAL-AN-ANGEL Pty Ltd [2015] AusHRC 97 – Criminal record and employment

B

B v J (1996) FLC 92–716 – Financial support for children: known sperm donor and child maintenance

Badenoch v Department of Justice [2003] VSC 329 – The prison system: prisoner classification

Bahadori v Permanent Mortgages [2007] NSWSC 79 at [35] – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Barbaro v DPP (Cth) [2009] VSCA 26 – Bail: Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

Bare v Small [2013] VSCA 204 – Tenancy: appeals, protective cost orders

Barker v GE Mortgage Solutions Ltd [2013] QCA 137 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts: hardship

Bass Coast SC v Tew (Red Dot) [2012] VCAT 658 – Environmental law: planning permits

Beljajev v DPP [1998] VicSC 224 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Bendigo & Adelaide Bank Ltd v Karamihos [2014] NSWCA 17 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts

Bleyer v Google Inc LLC (2014) 300 ALR 529 – Defamation: liability for a defamatory publication

Blomley v Ryan [1956] HCA 81 – Consumer protection laws: unconscionable conduct

Booth v Bosworth [2001] FCA 1453 (“Spectacled Flying Fox Case”) – Environmental law: Environmental Impact Assessment

Botha, Re [1998] QSC 152 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Brightwater Care Group v Rossiter [2009] WASC 229 – Guardianship: advance care directives

Brittain v Mansour [2013] VSC 50 – Contribution conditions of adjourned penalties

Burgess v Director of Housing [2014] VSC 648 – Tenancy: public authority’s decision to evict and human rights

Butcher v Lachlan Elder Realty Pty Ltd [2004] HCA 60 – Consumer protection laws: misleading or deceptive conduct: disclaimers and fine print

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Cao v DPP [2015] VSC 198 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Capital Options (Aust) Pty Ltd v Batchelor [2013] QCAT 493 – National Consumer Credit: enforcement of credit contracts

Castles v Secretary to the Department of Justice [2010] VSC 310 – Prisoners’ rights: private medical practitioner

Catch the Fire Ministries Inc v Islamic Council of Victoria Inc [2006] VSCA 284 – Internet law: vilification

Cekan v Haines (1990) 21 NSWLR 296 – Prisoners’ rights: authorities’ duty of care

Christian Family Schools Association of Australia v Public Transport Corporation [1990] EOC 92–300 – Education law: discrimination

Clare v Maroondah CC [2004] VCAT 770 – Environmental law: grounds for objecting to planning permits

Clenae Pty Ltd v Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd [1999] VSCA 35 – Judicial review: grounds for, natural justice

Collection House Ltd v Taylor [2004] VSC 49 – Statute barred debts: unconscionability

Commercial Bank of Australia v Amadio [1983] HCA 14 – Contracts: consent: undue influence/unconscionability

Commonwealth v Introvigne [1982] HCA 40 – Education law: duty of care

Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Kilpatrick [2013] NSWSC 169 – National Consumer Credit: default notice

Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Larsen [2012] NSWSC 408 – National Consumer Credit: variation on grounds of hardship

Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Wales [2012] NSWSC 407 – National Consumer Credit: variation on grounds of hardship

Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Wood [2016] VSC 264 – Banking code of practice and guarantees

Cooper v Universal Music Australia Pty Ltd [2006] FCAFC 187 – Internet law: linking and copyright

Craig v Mitchell (Residential Tenancies) [2015] VCAT 597 – Tenancy: breaking a fixed-term lease

Cremin v Cardinia SC [2004] VCAT 1288 – Environmental law: grounds for objecting to planning permits

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D’Aloia v Brilliant [1984] VicSC 292 – State offences: trafficking

Dale v DPP [2009] VSCA 212 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Data Access Corporation v Powerflex Services Pty Ltd [1999] HCA 49 – Copyright: reproduction

Demagogue Pty Ltd v Ramensky (1992) 39 FCR 31 – Consumer protection law: misleading or deceptive conduct: silence

Dennehy v Reasonable Endeavours Pty Ltd [2003] FCAFC 158 – Statute barred debts

Dent & Rees [2012] FMCAfam 1303 – Registering children conceived with reproductive assistance and through surrogacy arrangements

Department of Conservation & Natural Resources v Robson [1995] 15 AATR 35 – Environmental law: grounds for objecting to planning permits

Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Jones [1999] FCA 308 – Bankruptcy: tax refunds

Di Cioccio v Official Trustee in Bankruptcy (as Trustee of the Bankrupt Estate of Di Cioccio) [2015] FCAFC 30 – Bankruptcy: property acquired during bankruptcy

Dickson v The Queen [2010] HCA 30 – Drug offences: federal and state offences

Director of Consumer Affairs Victoria v AAPT Ltd [2006] VCAT 1493 – Consumer protection law: unfair contract terms

Director of Housing v Sudi [2011] VSCA 266 – Tenancy: public authorities’ obligations and human rights

Director of Public Prosecutions see DPP

Director-General of CSV v B (unreported, 11 December 1992) – Child protection: grounds for a protection application

Dobson; Department of Family & Community Services [2000] AATA 41 – Bankruptcy: Centrelink overpayments

Doe v Australian Broadcasting Corporation [2007] VCC 281 – Privacy, breach of

Doggett v Commonwealth Bank of Australia [2015] VSCA 351 – Banking code of practice and guarantees

Donoghue v Stevenson [1932] AC 562 – Education law: duty of care

Dosanjh, Manjit Re; Ex parte Ross Andrew Duus Trustee of the Estate of Manjit Dosanjh [1995] FCA 1161 – Bankrupt’s property: personal injuries compensation

Dow Jones & Co Inc v Gutnick [2002] HCA 56 – Internet law: defamation

DPP v Beljajev, Kunz & Pinhassovitch [1991] VicSC 172 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

DPP (Vic) v Coates Hire Operations Pty Ltd [2012] VSCA 131 – Employment law: enforcement of occupational health and safety regulations

DPP (Vic) v Cozzi [2005] VSC 195 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

DPP v Kaba [2014] VSC 52 – Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities and legislation

DPP (Cth) v Magistrates’ Court of Victoria & Barbaro [2010] VSC 297 – Appeal and variation of bail orders

DPP v Vibro­Pile (Aust) Pty Ltd [2016] VSCA 55 – Employment law: enforcement of occupational health and safety regulations

DPP Reference No 1 of 2004; R v Nguyen [2005] VSCA 172 – Drug offences: commercial quantity

Duffy v Google Inc [2015] SASC 170 – Defamation: liability for a defamatory publication

Duma v Mader International Pty Ltd [2013] VSCA 23 – Employment law: breach of statutory occupational health and safety duty

Dunlop Pneumatic Tyre Co Ltd v New Garage & Motor Co Ltd [1915] AC 79 – Breach of contract: prohibition on penalties for

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Eatock v Bolt (No 2) [2011] FCA 1180 – Internet law: racial vilification

El Rahi (unreported, VSC, Beach J, 18 January 1996) – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Eskinazi v Victoria (unreported, VCC, 20 June 2003) – Education law: bullying

Ettingshausen v Australian Consolidated Press Ltd [1991] 23b NSWLR 443 – Privacy, breach of

Evagora v eBay Australia & New Zealand Pty Ltd [2001] VCAT 49 – Internet law: online auctions

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F v Medical Specialist [2009] PrivComr A17 – Privacy and personal information

Fancourt v Mercantile Credits Ltd [1983] 154 CLR 87 – Tenancy: notice to vacate

Fields [2015] VSC 309 – Bail: vulnerability of applicant

Finch v Telstra Super Pty Ltd [2010] HCA 36 – Superannuation: reviewing a trustee’s decision

Fletcher v Secretary to the Department of Justice [2006] VSC 354 – Parole

Fox v Warde [1978] VR 362 – Drug offences: possession

Friends of Mallacoota v Minister for Planning & Minister for Environment & Climate Change [2010] VSC 222 – Environmental law: Environmental Impact Assessment

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Gardner; re BWV [2003] VSC 173 – Enduring power of attorney (medical)

Gauci v Driscoll [1985] VR 428 – Drug offences: trafficking

GE Commercial v Bankrupt Estate of Lymn [2012] NSWSC 562 – National Credit Code: guarantor bankruptcy

Geyer v Downs [1977] HCA 64 – Education law: duty of care

Giannopoulos v Rapid Funds Pty Ltd [2013] SADC 9 – National Credit Code: unjust contracts

Giller v Procopets [2004] VSC 113 – Privacy, breach of

Giller v Procopets [2008] VSCA 236 – Privacy, breach of

Gillick v West Norfolk & Wisbech Area Health Authority & the Department of Health & Social Security [1986] 1 AC 112 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: contraception

Gillies, Re; Ex parte Official Trustee in Bankruptcy [1993] FCA 289 – Bankruptcy: property acquired during bankruptcy

Giotopoulos v Director of Housing [2011] VSC 20 – Tenancy: public authorities’ obligations and human rights

Giretti v The Queen (1986) 24 A Crim R 112 – Drug offences: between dates count

Girton Grammar School Ltd v Cope [1995] VicSC 262 (“Haircut Case”) – Education law: discrimination

Goode v Common Equity Limited (Human Rights) [2016] VCAT 93 – Tenancy: public authorities’ obligations and human rights

Google Inc v ACCC [2013] HCA 1 – Internet law: sponsored links

Gray v DPP [2008] VSC 4 – Bail: Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

Gregory v New South Wales [2009] NSWSC 559 – Education law: duty of care and bullying

Griffiths v Northern Territory (No 3) [2016] FCA 900 – Native Title: compensation for extinguishing

Grosse v Purvis [2003] QDC 151 – Privacy, breach of

Groth & Banks [2013] FamCA 430 – Sperm donor status

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H v Pennell & South Australia (1987) 46 SASR 158 – Education law: duty of care

Hall v Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal [2004] VCAT 1359 – Assistance for victims of crime

Hannover Life Re of Australasia Ltd v Sayseng [2005] NSWCA 214 – Superannuation: reviewing a trustee or insurer’s decision

Harvey v PD (2004) 59 NSWLR 639 – Privacy: disclosure of medical information

He Kaw Teh v The Queen [1985] HCA 43 – Drug offences: statutory possession: burden of proof

Henderson v Beltracchi [1999] VSC 135 – Offences in prison: Governor’s hearing

Higgerson v Ricco (Residential Tenancies) [2014] VCAT 1214 – Tenancy: open inspection for sale

Hildebrandt v DPP [2006] VSC 198 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Hockey v Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd [2015] FCA 652 – Internet law: unintentional meanings and defamation

Hogan v Sawyer [1992] 1 Qd R 32 – Offences in prison: knowledge of rules

Hole v Williams (1910) 10 SR (NSW) 638 – Education law: duty of care

Hollis v Vabu Pty Ltd [2001] HCA 44 – Employment law: employee or independent contractor?

Hudson v South Australia [2008] SAEOT 8 – Education law: family law issues

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Janusauskas v Director of Housing [2014] VSC 650 – Tenant, licensee and subletting distinguished

Jazownick v Wodonga CC [2006] VCAT 952 – Environmental law: grounds for objecting to planning permits

Jones v Toben [2002] FCA 1150 – Internet law: racial vilification

Jonsson v Arkway Pty Ltd [2003] NSWSC 815 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Jupp v Chambers (Residential Tenancies) [2010] VCAT 36 – Tenant, subletting and assignment distinguished

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Kargotich v Mustica [1973] WAR 167 – Car contract: damages for purchaser wrongfully breaking contract

Kenyon & Willabee Pty Ltd v Port Phillip CC [2000] VCAT 797 – Environmental law: planning permit, appealing decision

King Gee Clothing Co Pty Ltd v Commonwealth [1945] HCA 23 – Judicial review: grounds for, uncertainty

Kingswell v The Queen [1985] HCA 72 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

Kirkwood v Gadd [1910] AC 422 – National Credit Code: providing credit in the course of business

Knight v Spadano (2003) 145 A Crim R 1 – Prisoner rights: classification and placement

Knowles v Victorian Mortgage Investments Ltd [2011] VSC 611 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Kracke v Mental Health Review Board [2009] VCAT 646 – Mental illness: Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

Kural v The Queen [1987] HCA 16 – Drug offences: statutory possession: burden of proof

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L v Commonwealth (1976) 10 ALR 269 – Prisoner rights: damages for breach of duty of care

L v Minister for Education [1996] QADT 2 – Education law: discrimination

Latoudis v Casey [1990] HCA 59 – Reclaiming legal costs of defence

Lavin v Toppi [2015] HCA 4 – Guarantor rights

Lazenby Garages v Wright [1976] All ER 770 – Breach of contract: damages for

Leighton v Victoria [2000] VCAT 416 – Education law: discrimination

Lenske, Re; Ex parte Lenske [1986] FCA 21– Bankruptcy: debts arising from restitution or compensation orders

Leonora Group (Wonthaggi) Pty Ltd v Bass Coast SC [2003] VCAT 233 – Environmental law: planning permit, appealing decision

Lin v Official Trustee in Bankruptcy (No 1) [2001] FMCA 106 – Bankruptcy: effect on non-bankrupt partner of loan solely for bankrupt’s benefit

Linkenholt Pty Ltd v Quirk [2000] VSC 166 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Lovett on behalf of the Gunditjmara People v Victoria [2007] FCA 474 – Native title in Victoria

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Mabo v Queensland (No 2) [1992] HCA 23 (“Mabo Case”) – Aboriginal law and international conventions

McBain, Re; Ex parte Australian Catholic Bishops Conference [2002] HCA 16 – Judicial review: standing to sue, Attorney-General’s fiat

McHale v Watson [1964] HCA 64 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: civil liability

McKenzie v Smith (1998) ASC 155-025 – National Credit Code: unjust contracts

McKinney v The Queen [1991] HCA 6 – Arrest and interrogation: unsigned statements

Magill v Magill [2006] HCA 51 – Financial support for children

Maisano v Car & Home Finance Pty Ltd [2005] VCAT 1755 – National Credit Code: unjust contracts

Majeric, Re (unreported, VSC, 10 July 1998) – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Marijancevic, Re [2010] VSC 122 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Marinucci, Re (bail application) [1992] VicSC 373 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Mark, Re [2003] FamCA 822 – Sperm donor status

Mee Tangjamnat (unreported, VSC, Smith J, 13 December 1991) – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Members of the Yorta Yorta Aboriginal Community v Victoria [2002] HCA 58 – Native title in Victoria

Metro West v Sudi (Residential tenancies) [2009] VCAT 2025 – Tenancy: public authorities’ obligations and human rights

Miller v South Australia (1980) 24 SASR 416 – Education law: duty of care

Milsom & Official Receiver in Bankruptcy [2004] AATA 275 – Bankruptcy: varying income contributions to trustee

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs v Peko-Wallsend Ltd [1986] HCA 40 – Judicial review: grounds for, relevant and irrelevant considerations

Minister for Immigration & Ethnic Affairs v Teoh [1995] HCA 20 (“Teoh Case”) – Judicial review: grounds for, natural justice and compliance with international conventions

Minister for Immigration & Multicultural Affairs, Re; Ex parte Eshetu [1999] HCA 21 – Judicial review: grounds for, unreasonableness

Minister for Immigration & Multicultural Affairs v Bhardwaj [2002] HCA 11 – Administrative law: reconsideration of administrative decisions

Minister for Immigration & Multicultural Affairs v Yusuf [2001] HCA 30 – Judicial review: grounds for, relevant and irrelevant considerations

Minister for Immigration & Multicultural & Indigenous Affairs, Re; Ex parte Lam [2003] HCA 6 – Judicial review: grounds for, natural justice

Minister for the Environment & Heritage v Queensland Conservation Council Inc [2004] FCAFC 190 (“Nathan Dam Case”) – Environmental law: Environmental Impact Assessment

Minogue v Department of Justice & Group 4 Correctional Services Ltd [2004] VCAT 1194 – Legislation relating to prisons and prisoners

Mokbel v DPP [2002] VSC 127 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Mokbel v DPP (No 3) [2002] VSC 393 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Mokbel v DPP (Vic) & DPP (Cth) [2006] VSC 487 – Bail: sureties

Momcilovic v The Queen [2011] HCA 34 – Drug offences: statutory possession, and federal and state offences: statutory interpretation

Monas v Perpetual Trustees Victoria Ltd [2011] NSWCA 417 – National Consumer Credit: default notice

Monie v Commonwealth (unreported, NSW Court of Appeal, Mason P, Beazley and Campbell JJA, 3 September 2007) – Criminal record and employment

Montague v Davies, Benachi & Co [1911] 2 KB 595 – Debts: judgment creditor to pay sheriffs costs

Moore-McQuillan v Scott [2006] FCA 63 – Bankruptcy: debts arising from restitution or compensation orders

Moran v Victorian Institute of Teaching [2007] VCAT 1311 – Education law: duty of care

MT v Director General, NSW Department of Education & Training [2004] NSWADT 194 – Education law: confidentiality and privacy issues

Mullett on behalf of the Gunai/Kurnai People v Victoria [2010] FCA 1144 – Native title in Victoria

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Nalder v Penney & Lang Pty Ltd (1994) 13 AATR 337 – Environmental law: grounds for objecting to planning permits

National Australia Bank Ltd v Rice [2015] VSC 10 – Banking code of practice as term of contract

National Mutual Life Association of Australia Ltd v Jevtovic [1997] FCA 359 – Superannuation: review of trustee decision in the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal

National Parks & Conservation Association v Babbitt, Stanton & Holland America Line – Westours (2001) 241 F.3d 722 – Environmental law: Environmental Impact Assessment

National Rugby League Investments Pty Ltd v Singtel Optus Pty Ltd [2012] FCAFC 59 – Internet law: simulcasting

ND v BM (2003) FLC 98–020 – Financial support for children: known sperm donor and child maintenance

New South Wales v Bujdoso [2005] HCA 76 – Prisoners: remedies for breaches of rights

New South Wales v Lepore; Samin v Queensland; Rich v Queensland [2003] HCA 4 – Education law: duty of care

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O’Brien v Sheahan [2002] FCA 1292 – Bankruptcy: challenging trustee’s claim for equity in a property built up after the date of the bankruptcy

O’Dea v Allstates Leasing System (WA) Pty Ltd [1983] HCA 3 – Breach of contract: prohibition on penalties for

Official Trustee in Bankruptcy v Trevor Newton Small Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd [2001] FCA 1267 – Superannuation and bankruptcy

Opsimoulis v Nikolic [1994] 12 AATR 188 – Environmental law: planning permit, appealing decision

Orbit Drilling Pty Ltd v The Queen (2012) 35 VR 399 – Employment law: enforcement of occupational health and safety regulations

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Paciocco v ANZ Banking Group [2015] FCAFC 50 – Breach of contract: prohibition on penalties for

Park Avenue Nominees Pty Ltd v Boon (on behalf of Weir) [2001] NSWSC 700 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Patrick, Re [2002] FamCA 193 – Parenting presumptions and AI/IVF

Peldan v Anderson [2006] HCA 48 – Bankruptcy: property transferred prior to bankruptcy

Pereira v Director of Public Prosecutions [1988] HCA 57 – Drug offences: possession

Permanent Custodians Ltd v Upston [2007] NSWSC 223 – National Consumer Credit: variation on grounds of hardship

Permanent Mortgages Pty Ltd v Cook [2006] NSWSC 1104 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts

Perpetual Trustees Victoria Ltd v Burns [2015] WASC 234 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts

Perpetual Trustees Victoria Ltd v Monas [2010] NSWSC 1156 – National Consumer Credit: variation on grounds of hardship

Perre v Apand Pty Ltd [1999] HCA 36– Education law: duty of care

Pham v VOCAT [2016] VSCA 102 – Assistance for victims of crime

Phelps v London Borough of Hillingdon [2000] 4 All ER 504 – Education law: protecting the intellectual well-being of pupils

Phonographic Performance Co of Australia Ltd v Commercial Radio Australia Ltd [2012] FCA 93 – Internet law: simulcasting

Pickersgill, Re [2013] VSC 715 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Pierce v The Queen [1996] 2 VR 215 – Drug offences: trafficking, offering to sell

PJ v AMP Financial Planning Pty Ltd [2014] AusHRC 89 – Criminal record and employment

Pong Su (Ruling No 7) [2005] VSC 7 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

Pong Su (Ruling No 10) [2005] VSC 10 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

Pong Su (Ruling No 13) [2005] VSC 38 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

Pope v Lawler [1996] FCA 1080 – Superannuation: Review of trustee decision in the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal

Power v Kenny [1977] WAR 87 – Bankruptcy: debts resulting from fraud

Prisoners A to XX Inclusive v New South Wales (1995) 75 A Crim R 205 – Prisoners’ rights: enforcing compliance with legal requirements

Purvis v New South Wales (Department of Education and Training) [2003] HCA 62 – Education law: permissible discrimination

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R & J [2006] FamCA 1398 – Parenting presumptions and AI/IVF

R v ALH [2003] VSCA 129 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: criminal liability

R v Banner [1970] VR 240 – Who can grant bail?

R v Broome [1955] VLR 208 – Appeal and variation of bail orders

R v Bull [1974] HCA 23 – Drug offences: Commonwealth Criminal Code: import of border-controlled drugs

R v Burt [1989] VicSC 130 – Drug offences: deemed possession

R v Chhom Nor [2005] VSCA 46 – Drug offences: trafficking and possession: duplicity

R v Clare [1993] QCA 558 – Drug offences: possession

R v Clarke & Johnstone [1986] VR 643 – Drug offences: possession

R v Coviello (1995) 81 A Crim R 293 – Drug offences: trafficking: commercial quantity

R v Daniels (unreported, VSC, Phillips CJ, 11 May 1992) – Drug offences: certificate of analysis

R v Holman [1982] VR 471 – Drug offences: trafficking

R v Ireland [1970] HCA 21 – Police powers to photograph and privilege against self-incrimination

R v Kardogeros [1991] 1 VR 269 – Drug offences: trafficking: commercial quantity

R v Light [1954] VLR 152 – Appeal and variation of bail orders

R v Mokbel & Mokbel [2006] VSC 158 – Bail: sureties

R v Moloney (unreported, VSC, 31 October 1990) – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

R v Momcilovic (2010) 265 ALR 751 – Statutory interpretation

R v Nadim Ahmad [2003] VSC 209 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

R v Narongchai Saengsai-Or [2004] NSWCCA 108 – Principles of criminal responsibility codified

R v Papoulias [1988] VR 858 – Drug offences: entrapment

R v Paterson [2006] VSC 268 – Grounds for refusal of bail: show cause

R v Penny [2015] VSC 155 – Bail: age of applicant

R v Pidoto & O’Dea [2006] VSCA 185 – Drug offences

R v Pisano [1997] 2 VR 342 – Drug offences: possession

R v Ryan (1961) 78 WN (NSW) 585 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

R v Te [1998] 3 VR 566 – Drug offences: entrapment

R v Terry [1955] VR 114 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: corporal punishment

R v Torrisi [1998] VSCA 21 – Drug offences: trafficking: commercial quantity

R v Tsolacos (1995) 81 A Crim R 434 – Drug offences: trafficking and market value

R v Van Xuan Bui [2005] VSCA 300 – Drug offences: penalties for cultivation

R (a child) v Whitty [1993] 66 A Crim R 462 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: criminal liability

Rafiqi v Wacai Investments Pty Ltd [1998] ASC 1550-024 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Ramsay v Larsen [1964] HCA 40 – Education law: duty of care; corporal punishment

Rankin v Marine Power International Pty Ltd [2001] VSC 150 – Employment law: dismissal without notice

Reardon v Baker [1987] VR 877 – Drug offences: trafficking and possession: duplicity

Richards v Victoria (1969) VR 136 – Education law: duty of care

Ringrow Pty Ltd v BP Australia Pty Ltd [2005] HCA 71 – Breach of contract: prohibition on penalties for

Roach v Electoral Commissioner [2007] HCA 43 – Prisoner rights: voting

Roadshow Films Pty Ltd v iiNet Ltd [2012] HCA 16 – Internet law: linking, file sharing and copyright

Robinson v The Queen [2015] VSCA 161 – Grounds for refusal of bail: show cause

Rodway v White [2009] WASC 201 – Bankruptcy: property acquired during bankruptcy

Rogers v Whitaker [1992] HCA 58 – What information must be given to a patient

Romsey Hotel Pty Ltd v Victorian Commission for Gambling Regulation [2009] VCAT 2275 – Environmental law: grounds authority to consider for planning permits

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SB, Ms [2014] FWC 2014 – Employment law: bullying at work

Secretary, Department of Social Security v Bulsy – Prisoner rights: social security payments

Secretary, Department of Social Security v Southcott [1998] FCA 323 – Bankruptcy: Centrelink debts

SG v TA [2015] VSC 264 – Bail: age of applicant

Shafer v Bourke (Residential Tenancies) [2015] VCAT 874 – Tenancy: rent increases

Sharp v London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames (unreported, 1997) – Education law: duty of care and bullying

Sheather v Staples Waste Removals Pty Ltd (No 2) [2014] FCA 84 – Internet law: domain name disputes

Silberberg v The Builders Collective of Australia Inc [2007] FCA 1512 – Internet law: racial vilification

Slattery v Manningham City Council (Human Rights) [2014] VCAT 1442 – Discrimination and human rights: breach of the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

Smith v Director of Housing [2005] VSC 46 – Tenancy: notices to vacate

Smith v Victoria Police (General) [2005] VCAT 654 – Privacy: exemptions from the Information Privacy Principles and data security standards

Stokes v Russell (unreported, TSC, 18 January 1983) – Education law: duty of care after school hours

Storey v Lane [1981] 147 CLR 549 – Bankruptcy: debts arising from restitution or compensation orders

Sullivan (unreported, VSC, Young CJ, 11 February 1982) – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Swan v Uecker [2016] VSC 313 – Tenants and subletting

Swancom Pty Ltd v Yarra City Council [2009] VCAT 923 – Environmental law: grounds authority to consider for planning permits

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Tang (1995) 83 A Crim R 593 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Taylor v Commissioner of Taxation [1987] FCA 166 – Bankruptcy: tax refunds

Taylor & Taylor v Third Szable Holdings Pty Ltd [2001] VCAT 1841 – National Credit Code: purpose of credit

Telstra Corporation Ltd v Privacy Commissioner [2015] AATA 991 – Privacy and personal information

Thow v Campbell [1996] QCA 522 – Drug offences: possession

Toonen v Australia (Human Rights Committee Communication No 488/1992) – Privacy, breach of

Tran (bail application) [2008] VSC 191 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Trkulja v Google Inc [2015] VSC 635 – Defamation: liability for a defamatory publication

Trkulja v Google Inc (No 5) [2012] VSC 533 – Defamation: liability for a defamatory publication

Trustees of the Property of John Daniel Cummins v Cummins [2006] HCA 6 – Bankruptcy: property transferred prior to bankruptcy

Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church for the Diocese of Canberra & Goulburn v Hadba [2005] HCA 31 – Education law: duty of care

Truth about Motorways v Macquarie [2000] HCA 11 – Environmental law: dangerous goods

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United Super Pty Ltd v Built Environs Pty Ltd [2001] SASC 339 – Superannuation guarantee levy

United Transport Services Pty Ltd v Evans [1992] 1 VR 240 – Environmental law: dangerous goods

Universal Music Australia Pty Ltd v Sharman License Holdings Ltd (2005) 220 ALR 1 – Internet law: file sharing

Unumadu, Re [2007] VSC 258 – Bail: Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

V

Victoria v Mansfield [2003] FCAFC 154 – Bankruptcy: effect on fines

Victoria v Pacific Technologies (Australia) Pty Ltd (No 2) [2009] FCA 737 – Copyright: requirements for copyright to exist

Victorian Police Toll Enforcement v Taha; Victoria v Brookes [2013] VSCA 37 – Disputing a fine: special circumstances

Violi v Commonwealth Bank of Australia [2015] NSWCA 152 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts

W

W v G (1996) 20 Fam LR 49 – Financial support for children of same-sex parents

W (a minor) (medical treatment), Re [1992] 4 All ER 627 – Young people’s rights and responsibilities: refusal of medical treatment

W & J Investments Ltd v Bunting [1984] NSWLR 331 – Car contract: damages for purchaser wrongfully breaking contract

Warren v Haines (1987) Aust Torts Reports 80–115 – Education law: duty of care and bullying

Watson v Haines (1987) Aust Torts Reports 80–094 – Education law: duty of care

Weir v Geelong Grammar School (Civil Claims) [2012] VCAT 1736 – Education law: duty of care

Wells, Re [2008] VSC 29 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

West v AGC (Advances) Ltd (1986) 5 NSWLR 610 – National Credit Code: unjust contracts

Western Australia v Ward [2002] HCA 28 – Native Title: extinguishing

Westpac Banking Corporation v Tesoro [2012] VSC 182 – National Consumer Credit: variation on grounds of hardship

Wik Peoples v Queensland (1996) 187 CLR 1 – Native title and pastoral leases

Williams v The Queen [1978] HCA 49 – Drug offences: possession

Wilson, Re (bail application) [2006] VSC 178 – Grounds for refusal of bail: exceptional circumstances

Withyman v New South Wales [2010] NSWDC 186 – Education law: duty of care

WL v La Trobe University [2005] VCAT 2592 – Privacy: data protection

Wolfe v Permanent Custodians [2013] VSCA 331 – National Consumer Credit: unjust contracts

Woodland v Essex County Council [2013] UKSC 66 – Education law: duty of care

Woods v DPP [2014] VSC 1 – Grounds for refusal of bail: show cause

X

X v Bedfordshire County Council [1995] 3 WLR 152 – Education law: protecting the intellectual well-being of pupils

XYZ v State Trustees Ltd [2006] VSC 444 – Guardianship and administration: VCAT hearing, person’s wishes

Y

YDM [2016] VCAT 758 – Enduring power of attorney

Z

Zhou v Kousal [2012] VSC 187 – Debts: warrant of seizure and sale

Zygorodimos v Department of Education & Training [2004] VCAT 128 – Education law: discrimination

List of legislation

Commonwealth legislation

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Act 2005

Acts Interpretation Act 1901

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Regulation 2015

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977

Age Discrimination Act 2004

Aged Care Act 1997

Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997

Anti-money Laundering and Counter-terrorism Financing Act 2006

Australian Citizenship Act 1948 [rep]

Australian Citizenship Act 2007

Australian Citizenship (Amendment) Act 1984

Australian Citizenship Amendment (Allegiance to Australia) Act 2015

Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Testing) Act 2007

Australian Citizenship (Transitionals and Consequentials) Act 2007

Australian Consumer Law see also Competition and Consumer Act 2010; Trade Practices Act 1974

Australian Federal Police Act 1979

Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986

Australian Human Rights Commission Regulations 1989

Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010

Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests (Treatment) Act 2006

Australian Passports Act 2005

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Regulations 2001

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979

Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority Regulations 2006

Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005

Bankruptcy Act 1966

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment Act 2010

Bankruptcy Regulations 1996

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

Building Code of Australia

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010

Business Names Registration Act 2011

Charities Act 2013

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Regulations 1988

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act 1900

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 see also Australian Consumer Law; Trade Practices Act 1974

Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010

Consumer Credit Legislation Amendment (Enhancements) Act 2012

Copyright Act 1968

Copyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2000

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006

Corporations Act 2001

Crimes Act 1914

Crimes (Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) Act 1990

Criminal Code Act 1995

Criminal Code Regulations 2002

Customs Act 1901

Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990

Defence Force Regulations 1952 [rep]

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973

Defence Service Homes Act 1918

Designs Act 2003

Disability Discrimination Act 1992

Disability Discrimination and Other Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act 2009

Disability Services Act 1986

Do Not Call Register Act 2006

Do Not Call Register Legislation Amendment Act 2010

Domicile Act 1982

Electronic Transactions Act 1999

Enhancing Online Safety for Children Act 2015

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2000

Environment Protection (Impact of Proposals) Act 1974

Extradition Act 1988

Fair Entitlements Guarantee Act 2012

Fair Work Act 2009

Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012 [rep]

Family Law Act 1975

Family Law Amendment (De Facto Financial Matters and Other Measures) Act 2008

Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) Act 2006

Family Law Reform Act 1995

Family Law Regulations 1984

Family Law Rules 2004

Federal Circuit Court (Bankruptcy) Rules 2016

Financial Services Reform Act 2001

Freedom of Information Act 1982

Freedom of Information (Charges) Regulations 1982

Health Insurance Act 1973

Higher Education Funding Act 1988

Higher Education Support Act 2003

Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act 1946

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997

Income Tax Rates Act 1986

Insurance Act 1973

Insurance Contracts Act 1984

Insurance Contracts Regulations 1985

Interactive Gambling Act 2001

International Transfer of Prisoners Act 1997

Judiciary Act 1903

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Serious Drug Offences and Other Measures) Act 2005

Life Insurance Act 1995

Marriage Act 1961

Matrimonial Causes Act 1959 [rep]

Migration Act 1958

Migration Regulations 1994

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987

My Health Records Act 2012

National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009 see also National Credit Code

National Consumer Credit Protection Regulations 2010

National Consumer Credit Protection (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2009

National Credit Code

National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013

National Health Act 1953

Native Title Act 1993

Native Title Amendment Act 1998

Native Title (Prescribed Bodies Corporate) Regulations 1999

Ombudsman Act 1976

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010

Personal Property Securities Act 2009

Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012 (superseded)

Privacy Act 1988

Privacy Amendment Act 2004

Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012

Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000

Privacy (Credit Reporting) Code 2014 (Version 1.2)

Privacy Regulation 2013

Private Health Insurance Act 2007

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013

Public Order (Protections of Persons and Property) Act 1971

Racial Discrimination Act 1975

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

Same-sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws – General Law Reform) Act 2008

Service and Execution of Process Act 1992

Sex Discrimination Act 1984

Social Security Act 1991

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

Social Security (International Agreements) Act 1999

Spam Act 2003

Student Assistance Act 1973

Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Regulations 1994

Superannuation (Resolution of Complaints) Act 1993

Supported Accommodation Assistance Act 1994

Surveillance Devices Act 2004

Taxation Administration Act 1953

Telecommunications Act 1997

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979

Trade Marks Act 1995

Trade Practices Act 1974 see also Competition and Consumer Act 2010

Trade Practices (Industry Codes – Unit Pricing) Regulations 2009

Uniform Credit Code

US Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 2004

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

Work Health and Safety Act 2011

Workplace Relations Act 1996

Workplace Relations Amendment (Work Choices) Act 2005

State legislation

Australian Capital Territory

Human Rights Act 2004

Ombudsman Act 1989

New South Wales

Civil Liability Act 2002

Contracts Review Act 1980

Victoria

Aboriginal Heritage Act 2006

Aboriginal Heritage Regulations 2007

Abortion Law Reform Act 2008

Accident Compensation Act 1985

Administration and Probate Act 1958

Administrative Law Act 1978

Adoption Act 1984

Adoption Amendment (Adoption by Same-Sex Couples) Act 2015

Adoption (Intercountry Fees) Regulations 2012

Adoption Regulations 2008

Age of Majority Act 1977

Appeal Costs Act 1998

Appeal Costs and Penalty Interest Rates Acts (Amendment) Act 2004

Architects Act 1991

Assisted Reproductive Treatment Act 2008

Associations Incorporation Act 1981

Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012

Associations Incorporation Reform Regulations 2012

Australian Consumer Law and Fair Trading Act 2012

Australian Grands Prix Act 1994

Bail Act 1977

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Regulations 1997

Building Act 1993

Building Legislation Amendment (Consumer Protection) Act 2016

Building Regulations 2006

Bus Safety Act 2009

Catchment and Land Protection Act 1994

Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2003

Cemeteries and Crematoria Regulations 2015

Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006

Child Employment Act 2003

Children, Youth and Families Act 2005

Children’s Services Act 1996

Children’s Services and Education Legislation Amendment (Anaphylaxis Management) Act 2008

Children’s Services Regulations 2009

Civil Procedure Act 2010

Cluster Titles Act 1974

Coastal Management Act 1995

Commissioner for Law Enforcement Data Security Act 2005

Commonwealth Powers (Family Law-Children) Act 1986

Commonwealth Powers (Industrial Relations) Act 1996

Conservation, Forests and Lands Act 1987

Constitution Act 1975

Consumer Credit (Victoria) Act 1995

Control of Weapons Act 1990

Control of Weapons Regulations 2011

Conveyancers Act 2006

Co-operatives Act 1996

Co-operatives National Law Application Act 2013

Coroners Act 2008

Corrections Act 1986

Corrections Regulations 2009

County Court Act 1958

Crimes Act 1958

Crimes (Criminal Trials) Act 1999 [rep]

Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997

Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Regulations 2009

Crimes (Rape) Act 1991

Crimes (Sexual Offences) Act 2006

Criminal Procedure Act 2009

Crown Land (Reserves) Act 1978

Crown Proceedings Act 1958

Dangerous Goods Act 1985

Defamation Act 2005

Disability Act 2006

Disability Amendment Act 2012

Disability Services Act 1991 [rep]

Domestic Animals Act 1994

Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995

Drugs, Poisons, and Controlled Substances Act 1981

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment Act 2016

Duties Act 2000

Education and Training Reform Act 2006

Education and Training Reform Amendment (School Age) Act 2009

Education and Training Reform Regulations 2007

Electricity Industry Act 2000

Electronic Transactions (Victoria) Act 2000

Emergency Management Act 1986

Environment Effects Act 1978

Environment Effects (Amendment) Act 1994

Environment Protection Act 1970

Environment Protection (Residential Noise) Regulations 2008

Environment Protection (Scheduled Premises and Exemptions) Regulations 1996

Environment Protection (Vehicle Emissions) Regulations 2013

Equal Opportunity Act 2010

Estate Agents Act 1980

Estate Agents (Contracts) Regulations 2008

Estate Agents (Contracts) Regulations 2014

Evidence Act 2008

Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1958

Fair Trading Act 1999

Fair Trading (Amendment) Act 2003

Fair Trading Amendment (Australian Consumer Law) Act 2010

Fair Trading Amendment (Unfair Contract Terms) Act 2010

Fair Trading (Unconscionable Conduct) Act 2001

Family Violence Protection Act 2008

Fences Act 1968

Fines Reform Act 2014

Fines Reform Infringements Acts Amendment Act 2016

Firearms Act 1996

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988

Forests Act 1958

Freedom of Information Act 1982

Freedom of Information Amendment (Freedom of Information Commissioner) Act 2012

Freedom of Information Regulations 2009

Fundraising Act 1998

Gas Industry Act 2001

Goods Act 1958

Graffiti Prevention Act 2007

Guardianship and Administration Act 1986

Health Complaints Act 2016

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009

Health Records Act 2001

Health Services Act 1988

Health Services (Conciliation and Review) Act 1987

Heritage Act 1995

Heritage Rivers Act 1992

Honorary Justices Act 2014

Human Services (Complex Needs) Act 2009

Human Tissue Act 1982

Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission Act 2011

Infertility Treatment Act 1995

Information Privacy Act 2000

Infringements Act 2006

Infringements (General) Regulations 2006

Instruments Act 1958

Intellectually Disabled Persons’ Services Act 1986 [rep]

International Transfer of Prisoners (Victoria) Act 1998

Interpretation of Legislation Act 1984

Judgment Debt Recovery Act 1984

Judicial Proceedings Reports Act 1958

Juries Act 2000

Juries (Fees, Remuneration and Allowances) Regulations 2001

Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2013

Justice Legislation Amendment (Succession and Surrogacy) Act 2014

Land Acquisition and Compensation Act 1986

Land Act 1958

Land Conservation (Vehicle Control) Act 1972

Land Conservation (Vehicle Control) Regulations 2013

Land Tax Act 2005

Landlord and Tenant Act 1958 [rep]

Legal Aid Act 1978

Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014

Limitation of Actions Act 1958

Limitation of Actions (Amendment) Act 2002

Liquor Control Reform Act 1998

Local Government Act 1989

Long Service Leave Act 1992

Magistrates’ Court Act 1989

Magistrates’ Court General Civil Procedure Rules 2010

Magistrates’ Court (Miscellaneous Civil Proceedings) Rules 2010

Major Crime (Investigative Powers) Act 2004

Medical Treatment Act 1988

Mental Health Act 1986

Mental Health Act 2014

Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990

Motor Car Traders Act 1986

Motor Car Traders (Amendment) Act 1996

Motor Car Traders Regulations 2008

National Parks Act 1975

Occupational Health and Safety Act 1985

Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007

Ombudsman Act 1973

Owners Corporations Act 2006

Owners Corporations Regulations 2007

Payroll Tax Act 2007

Penalty Interest Rates Act 1983

Personal Safety Intervention Orders Act 2010

Pipelines Act 2005

Planning and Environment Act 1987

Poisons Act 1962

Police Assistance Compensation Act 1968

Police Regulations 2014 see Victoria Police Regulations 2014

Powers of Attorney Act 2014

Prisoners (Interstate Transfer) Act 1983

Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014

Private Security Act 2004

Property Law Act 1958

Protected Disclosure Act 2012

Public Administration Act 2004

Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008

Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009

Public Notaries Act 2001

Public Records Act 1973

Racial and Religious Tolerance Act 2001

Racing Act 1958

Radiation Act 2005

Relationships Act 2008

Residential Tenancies Act 1997

Residential Tenancies (Rooming House Standards) Regulations 2012

Retirement Villages Act 1986

Retirement Villages Amendment (Records and Notices) Regulations 2013

Retirement Villages Amendment (Information Disclosure) Act 2013

Retirement Villages (Contractual Arrangements) Regulations 2006

Road Safety Act 1986

Road Safety Amendment Act 2011

Road Safety Amendment Act 2012

Road Safety Amendment Act 2014

Road Safety (Drivers) Regulations 2009

Road Safety (General) Regulations 2009

Road Safety (Road Rules) Regulations 2009

Road Safety (Vehicles) Regulations 2009

Rooming House Operators Act 2016

Safety on Public Land Act 2004

Sale of Land Act 1962

Second-Hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 1989

Second-Hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Regulations 2008

Sentencing Act 1991

Serious Sex Offenders (Detention and Supervision) Act 2009

Serious Sex Offenders Monitoring Act 2005

Settled Land Act 1958

Severe Substance Dependence Treatment Act 2010

Sex Offenders Registration Act 2004

Sex Offenders Registration Amendment Act 2016

Sex Work Act 1994

Sex Work Regulations 2016

Sheriff Act 2009

Small Claims Act 1973

State Superannuation Act 1988

Status of Children Act 1974

Statute Law Amendment (Relationships) Act 2001

Statute Law Further Amendment (Relationships) Act 2001

Strata Titles Act 1967

Subdivision Act 1988

Subdivision (Registrar’s Requirements) Regulations 2011

Summary Offences Act 1966

Summary Offences and Sentencing Amendment Act 2014

Superannuation (Portability) Act 1989

Supported Residential Services (Private Proprietors) Act 2010

Supported Residential Services (Private Proprietors) Regulations 2012

Supreme Court Act 1986

Supreme Court (Administration and Probate) Rules 2004

Supreme Court (Administration and Probate) Rules 2014

Supreme Court (Adoption) Rules 2015

Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2005

Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015

Supreme Court (Miscellaneous Civil Proceedings) Rules 2008

Surveillance Devices Act 1999

Sustainable Forests (Timber) Act 2004

Telecommunications (Interception) (State Provisions) Act 1988

Terrorism (Community Protection) Act 2003

Tobacco Act 1987

Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010

Transport Accident Act 1986

Transport (Compliance and Miscellaneous) Act 1983

Trustee Act 1958

Trustee Companies Act 1984

Unlawful Assemblies and Processions Act 1958

Valuation of Land Act 1960

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996

Victims of Crime Assistance (Amendment) Act 2000

Victims of Crime Assistance Amendment Act 2007

Victims of Crime Assistance (Special Financial Assistance) Regulations 2000

Victoria Police Act 2013

Victoria Police Regulations 2014

Victoria State Emergency Service Act 2005

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Fees) Regulations 2013

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Rules 1998

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Rules 2008

Victorian Inspectorate Act 2011

Water Act 1989

Water Industry Act 1994

Wildlife Act 1975

Wills Act 1958

Wills Act 1997

Working with Children Act 2005

Working with Children Regulations 2006

Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013

Wrongs Act 1958

Wrongs Amendment Act 2015

Wrongs and Limitation of Actions Acts (Insurance Reform) Act 2003

Wrongs and Other Acts (Law of Negligence) Act 2003

Wrongs and Other Acts (Public Liability Insurance Reform) Act 2002

Wrongs (Part VBA Claims) Regulations 2015

United States of America

National Environmental Policy Act 1969

International

Berne Convention (1886)

Hague Convention (1899, 1907)

Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption (1993)

Madrid Protocol

Nice Convention

Paris Convention

Stockholm Declaration 1972

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)

UN Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (1988)

UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1979)

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (2006)

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989)

UN Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (1951)

UN Covenant against Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984)

UN Declaration on the Rights of Disabled Persons (1975)

UN Declaration on the Rights of Mentally Retarded Persons (1971)

UN International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (1966)

UN International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1966)

UN International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (1966)

UN Principles for the Protection of Persons with Mental Illness and the Improvement of Mental Health Care (1991)

UN Protocol on the Status of Refugees (1967)

UN Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (1957)

UN Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (1993)