Speeches and Legal Articles of Interest
THE NEW DAILY
This article revisits the efforts by the Federal Government some 70 years ago to nationalise the banks. It will be recalled that its efforts to do so were ultimately ruled against by the Privy Council, before which Sir Garfield Barwick lead for the banks.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Sir Garfield’s passing. Much has been written about him, but the following items are a small reminder about his career and life.
Some Thoughts on Causation and Loss of a Valuable Commercial Opportunity by Justice David Jackson, delivered 27 July 2017
Judicial Decision-Making and “Outside” Extra-Legal Knowledge by Justice Peter Applegarth, delivered 27 July 2017
Mea sures to Promote Integrity and Combat Corruption Within the Judiciary by Justice RG Atkinson AO, delivered 14 June 2017