Category Archives: Privilege

Baker v Campbell [1983] HCA 39 | 26 October 1983

ON 26 OCTOBER 1983, the High Court of Australia delivered Baker v Campbell [1983] HCA 39; (1983) 153 CLR 52 (26 October 1983)

The court ruled that legal professional privilege is not confined to actual or expected judicial and quasi-judicial proceedings, but may, in the absence of a provision to the contrary, be asserted in investigatory procedures.

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Best v Bardsley and Insurance Australia Ltd [2013] ACTSC

Best v Bardsley and Insurance Australia Ltd [2013] ACTSC 141 (26 July 2013).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/act/ACTSC/2013/141.html

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Mann v Carnell [1999] HCA 66

ON 21 DECEMBER 1999, the High Court of Australia delivered Mann v Carnell [1999] HCA 66; 201 CLR 1; 168 ALR 86; 74 ALJR 378 (21 December 1999).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/1999/66.html

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/poteoa1997455

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Esso Australia Resources v Commissioner of Taxation [1999] HCA 67

ON 21 DECEMBER 1999, the High Court of Australia delivered Esso Australia Resources v Commissioner of Taxation [1999] HCA 67; 201 CLR 49; 168 ALR 123; 74 ALJR 339 (21 December 1999).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/1999/67.html

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/poteoa1997455

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Commissioner Australian Federal Police v Propend Finance Pty Ltd [1997] HCA 3

ON 7 FEBRUARY 1997, the High Court of Australia delivered Commissioner Australian Federal Police v Propend Finance Pty Ltd [1997] HCA 3; (1997) 188 CLR 501; (1997) 141 ALR 545; (1997) 71 ALJR 327 (7 February 1997).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1997/3.html

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Reid v Howard [1995] HCA 40

ON 6 DECEMBER 1995, the High Court of Australia delivered Reid v Howard [1995] HCA 40; (1995) 184 CLR 1 (6 December 1995).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1995/40.html

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Environment Protection Authority v Caltex Refining Co Pty Ltd [1993] HCA 74

ON 24 DECEMBER 1993, the High Court Australia delivered Environment Protection Authority v Caltex Refining Co Pty Ltd [1993] HCA 74; (1993) 178 CLR 477 (24 December 1993).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/178clr477.html

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Commonwealth v Northern Land Council [1993] HCA 24

ON 21 APRIL 1993, the High Court of Australia delivered Commonwealth v Northern Land Council [1993] HCA 24; (1993) 176 CLR 604 (21 April 1993).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/176clr604.html

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Waterford v Commonwealth [1987] HCA 25

ON 24 JUNE 1987, the High Court of Australia delivered Waterford v Commonwealth [1987] HCA 25; (1987) 163 CLR 54 (24 June 1987).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/163clr54.html

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Re Aboriginal Sacred Sites Protection Authority v Maurice [1986] FCA 90

ON 27 MARCH 1986, the High Court of Australia delivered Re Aboriginal Sacred Sites Protection Authority v Maurice [1986] FCA 90 (27 March 1986).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/1986/90.html

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