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Friday, 27th May 2016
Empowering women in the Law in Papua New Guinea

Foley's List barristers Paul Higham and Aggy Kapitaniak have been selected to join a Victorian Bar delegation travelling to Papua New Guinea in July as part of the mentoring program for women in the Legal Training Institute Advocacy Workshop.


Thursday, 26th May 2016
Foley's List Henry Jolson Award

Foley's List congratulates Mr Shane Chandra, the recipient of the Foley's List Henry Jolson Award for Dispute Resolution. The award was presented at The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School Award ceremony on 25 May, 2016.


Wednesday, 25th May 2016
Secretary, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources v Stella [2016] VSC 260

LAND ACQUISITION AND COMPENSATION – vacant land on urban fringe purchased by self-managed superannuation fund for long-term sale and/or development – compulsory acquisition of part of land for regional rail project - The claim for compensation for loss due to disturbance made by the respondents is not established. Michelle Quigley QC and Simon Tisher appeared for the Applicant.  VSC 260


Tuesday, 24th May 2016
Leading Planning & Environment Barristers

The following members of our Planning Law practice group have been recognised by their clients and peers for their expertise and abilities in this area of law. Susan Brennan SC, Jeremy Gobbo QC, Chris Canavan QC, Michelle Quigley QC, Peter O'Farrell, Emma Peppler, Juliet Forsyth, Paul Chiappi, Jennifer Trewhella.(Doyles Guide, 24 May 2016)


Friday, 20th May 2016
Supporting Law Week 2016

Peter Chadwick QC poses the questions during the Mock Trial.
Peter Chadwick QC questions the witness in the Law Week Mock Trial.


Monday, 16th May 2016
CPD update - Earthquakes: lessons for construction lawyers

Just released - Issues and lessons from the New Zealand Royal Commission, implemented in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes. By Dr Donald Charrett.


Friday, 13th May 2016
CPD update - Legitimate expectation

Legitimate expectation: a useful concept in administrative law? Darren Bruno looks at two recent High Court cases.


Friday, 13th May 2016
CPD update - Dispute Boards

Dr Donald Charrett looks at the commercial value of dispute boards under FIDIC contracts.


Friday, 6th May 2016
Welcome - New Readers

We are delighted to welcome the following readers as Members of Foley's List: Michael Allen, Brett Harding, Naomi Lenga, Lisa Mendicino, Jack O'Connor, Gareth Redenbach, Joel Ruffles, Gary Taylor and Rachel Waters.


Monday, 2nd May 2016
Ian Hayden

The latest chapter in our Oral History series, an interview with Ian Hayden, is now available online


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