In Robinson v Fielding  WASC 108 the Supreme Court of Western Australia determined that the Aboriginal Cultural Material Committee, the body charged with evaluating the importance of places and objects for the purposes...more
On 28 November 2014, the Western Australian Government made changes to the manner by which iron ore royalties payable to the Government are calculated. These changes more clearly prescribe the scope of permissible deductions...more
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In Watson on behalf of Nyikina & Mangala v Backreef Oil Pty Ltd...more
On 1 October 2013 in De Rose v State of South Australia  FCA 988, the Federal Court made the first determination of compensation for the extinguishment of native title, in connection with a settlement...more
In its final sitting week, the Commonwealth Parliament passed three pieces of legislation which include important measures aimed at clarifying the taxation treatment of payments and benefits provided under...more