Australian Institute of Administrative Law (AIAL) and Centre for International & Public Law (CIPL)
Key principles in administrative law – some recent cases
This free public seminar will involve a range of speakers discussing recent cases on the basic features, and limits, of the Australian regime for challenging administrative decisions, and trends which emerge from them.
Professor Peta Spender, ANU Law School
on CNY17 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection  HCA 50 concerning whether there can be apprehended bias based on prejudicial but irrelevant material provided to a decision-maker.
Geoffrey McCarthy, PresidentialMember, ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal
on Frugtniet v ASIC  HCA 16 about the nature of merits review.
Alice Kingsland, Counsel,Australian Government Solicitor
on Gloucester Resources Limited v Minister for Planning  NSWLEC 7 on the relevance of climate change to development applications.
Cain Sibley, Partner, Clayton Utz
on materiality of errors in judicial review, considered in Hossain v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection  HCA 34 and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v SZMTA  HCA 3.
18 March 2020
5.30 – 7.00 pm
Law Theatre, ANU College of Law, 5 Fellows RoadThe Australian National University.
Note: This venue is subject to confirmation, so please check one of our websites for the confirmed venue.
Registration: It would assist us if you registered here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/key-principles-in-administrative-law-some-recent-cases-tickets-97236985441
Parking: There should be ample parking after 5.00pm near the Law Theatre. However, it might be prudent to arrive for the event 10-15 minutes ahead of the scheduled commencement time. There is no charge for parking after 5.00pm.