Appeal on questions for law about the approach that is to be taken by VCAT when deciding whether to make a possession order in respect of a residential tenancy; appeared for the applicant, unled.
Judicial review of a decision of the Medical Board to take immediate action against a medical practitioner; appeared for the Board, unled.
Constitutional law — Ch III — led by Craig Lenehan SC and Tom Wood, for the appellant
Constitutional law — Implied freedom of political communication — led by Stephen Donaghue KC, Solicitor-General of the Commonwealth, and Sarah Zeleznikow, for the Attorney-General of the Commonwealth (intervening)
Environmental law — Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002 (Cth) — led by Anna Mitchelmore SC, then Richard Lancaster SC, and Frances Gordon, for the Commonwealth
Judicial review — Autonomous sanctions regime — led by Ron Merkel KC, with Jack Maxwell, for the applicant
Environmental law — Code of Practice for Timber Production — led by Richard Knowles KC, Kathleen Foley SC and Colette Mintz, for the plaintiff