Benjamin Zipser appeared pro bono for the successful applicant in Maioha v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection  FCA 1016, which concerned judicial review of the Minister’s cancellation of a New Zealand citizen’s visa on character grounds.
Michelle Hirschhorn appeared for the successful applicant in Australian Workers’ Union v BlueScope Steel (AIS) Pty Ltd  FCA 80, which concerned superannuation entitlements of employees under various awards and enterprise agreements.
Christopher Palmer appeared for the successful applicant in Lets Go Adventures Pty Ltd v Barrett  NSWCA 2, which concerned post-appeal worldwide asset freezing and disclosure orders.
Christopher Palmer appeared for the successful applicant in Zaki v Better Buildings Constructions Pty Ltd  NSWSC 1522, the first NSW Supreme Court authority applying the Civil Liability (Third Party Claims Against Insurers) Act 2017 (NSW). The decision concerned joining an insurer to proceedings and the onus in relation to time limitations.
Peter Wood appeared for Harris Farm in Woolworths Ltd v About Life Pty Ltd  NSWSC 1117, which concerned competing claims to a lease in Double Bay.
Peter Wood appeared for Ares Management LP and Ascribe II Investments LLC in In the matter of Boart Longyear Ltd (No 2)  NSWSC 1105 in support of Boart Longyear Limited’s application for approval of altered schemes of arrangement pursuant to section 411 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).
Sheila Kaur-Bains appeared for the successful Chief Commissioner in Chief Commissioner of State Revenue v Smeaton Grange Holdings Pty Ltd  NSWCA 184, which concerned the effect of disclaimers by an object of a discretionary trust on the operation of the grouping provisions in the Payroll Tax Act 2007 (NSW).
Christopher Palmer represented the successful first respondent in the High Court’s disposition of an application for special leave to appeal ( HCASL 119) from the NSW Court of Appeal’s latest word on contractual construction and Sanderson Orders, Zhang v ROC Services (NSW) Pty Ltd; NTI Ltd v Zhang  NSWCA 370; (2016) 93 NSWLR 561. Christopher appeared for the successful first respondent in the NSW Court of Appeal and at trial in the NSW Supreme Court.