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Judicial Speeches and Papers


Chief Justice
Bathurst CJ

Justices
Allsop PDavies JLindsay JSlattery J
Adamson JFullerton JMacfarlan JAStevenson J
Ball JGarling JMacready AsJWard J
Barrett JAGzell JMcCallum JWhite J
Basten JAHall JMcClellan CJ at CL175th Anniversary Speeches
Beazley JAHallen AsJMcColl JA
Beech-Jones JHammerschlag JMcDougall J
Bellew JHarrison JMeagher JA
Bergin CJ in EqHidden JNicholas J
Black JHislop JPembroke J
Brereton JHoeben JPrice J
Button JRA Hulme JRein J
Campbell JAJohnson JRothman J
S Campbell JLatham JSackar J


Speeches by past Supreme Court Judges

Abadee JEinstein JIpp JASantow JTobias JA
Austin, JForster JKirby JShaw JWhealy J
Bell, JHamilton JLevine JSheller JWood J
Bryson JAHandley JAMason PSperling JYoung JA
Buddin JHeydon JAMeagher JASpigelman, CJ
Dowd, JHodgson JAPalmer JStein JA
Dunford JHowie JPowell JASully J





Speeches to the Judges


Sir Anthony Mason
T E F Hughes AO QC
The Honourable J P Slattery AO QC
Mr. R J Ellicott QC
Lord Bingham
Sir Gerard Brennan
The Honourable Dennis Mahoney AO QC



10 October 2012Community Awareness of the Judiciary Program
1 August 2012Beyond the Stocks – A Community Approach to Crime
26 July 2012Justice for Hire: Have Gavel, Will Travel (Or, Arbitrators and the Judicial Duty)
21 April 2012Commercialisation of Legal Practice
24 March 2012The Legal Profession and the Defence Forces: Historical Connections
14 March 2012Commonwealth Sercretariat Pacific Judges Regional Forum
27-29 February 2012The Australian Arbitration Option - Forum Mumbai and New Delhi
10 February 2012Address to Law Shabbat Dinner
30 January 2012Opening of Law Term Dinner Address 2012
2012Admission Speech
1 December 2011Address to the University of NSW Law 40th Anniversary Conference
29 November 2011Interpretation of Contracts in Australia - Book Launch
16 November 2011Address to the City of Sydney Law Society Annual Dinner
27 October 2011Address to the University of NSW Law School Book Celebration
19 October 2011Address to the Sydney Law School Foundation Reception
6 October 20112011 Australasian Court Administrators Conference - Opening Address
21 September2011Address to the Continuing Professional Development Seminar
10 September 2011Exhanging Ideas Conference - Welcome Address
9 September 2011Address to the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce
23 August 2011Annual Corporate Law Conference - Welcome Address
20 August 2011Annual Supreme Court Judges Conference - Opening Address
13 August 2011Advanced Alternative Dispute Resolution Workshop - Opening Address
9 August 2011Speech on the Retirement of the Hon David Hodgson AO
1 June 2011Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable TF Bathurst QC
 

 
Justice Allsop
 


 
13 June 2012"A Life in the Law" David Hargraves Hodgson 10 August 1939 - 5 June 2012
2-7 December 2011The Influence of the United States on Admiralty Law in Australia
20 July 2011Causation, Perils of the Seas and Inherent Vice in Marine Insurance
31 May 2011Speech on the Retirement of Spigelman CJ
2011International Arbitration and the Courts: the Australian Approach - Chartered Institute of Arbitrators's Asia Pacific Conference
15 October 2010Key Issues for International Commercial Arbitration in Australia
17 December 2010Causation in Commercial Law
28 October 2010The 2010 Sir Frank Kitto Lecture - Good Faith and Australian Contract Law – A Practical Issue and a Question of Theory and Principle
13 January 2010Is there a place for regional dispute resolution structures?- Maritime law as a case study
11 November 2009Marine Insurance Act 1909 100th Anniversary
17 October 2009The Judicial Disposition of Competition Cases
19 September 2009Appellate Judgments – The Need For Clarity
29 May 2009Queensland’s Constitutional Inheritance from New South Wales
5 May 2009Professionalism and commercialism – conflict or harmony in modern legal practice?
15 April 2009Maritime Law – the Nature and Importance of itsInternational Character
7 November 2008Farah Constructions v Say-Dee Pty Ltd -Some Reflections for Intermediate Courts of Appeal
2 June 2008Swearing in as President of the Court of Appeal

Speeches delivered by Justice Allsop as a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia


 
 

 
Justice Adamson
 


 
17 October 2011Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Christine Adamson SC



 
 

 
Justice Ball
 


 
13 July 2010Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Michael Ball

 
 

 
Justice Barrett
 


 
15 March 2011Judicial Views on Litigation Funding
13 March 2011Judicial Reflections on Insurance Insolvency
04 April 2010Sydney Law School Takeovers Panel Conference - Closing Remarks
26 July 2008Insolvency Of Registered Managed Investment Schemes
23 February 2006The Principle in Re Hastings-Bass
24 August 2003The “Most Wrong” Equity Cases 1990 – 2003: Attorney General V Blake
6-7 August 2005Cross Border Insolvency – Aspects Of The Unctral Model Law
19 March 2001Swearing In Ceremony of The Honourable Reginald Ian Barrett
 

 

Justice Basten
 


 

2011The Supervisory Jurisdiction of the Supreme Courts
6 May 2011Judicial Review: Grounds, Standards & Intensity Of Review Or ‘Who Is Miss Behavin?’
27 April 2011Court Of Appeal Review And Appeals In The District Court
7 October 2010“Standards Of Review” – An Australian Perspective
“Standards Of Review” – An Australian Perspective - Oral Presentation
11 May 2010 International Influences on Domestic Law: Neither Jingoistic Exceptionalism nor Blind Servility
7 May 2010Jurisdiction And Powers Of Tribunals: A Question Of Statutory Construction?
31 March 2009Excellence In Government Decision-Making Course
9 March 2010Comment On Paper “Constitutional Issues And The Strength Of Aboriginal Property Rights” By Sean Brennan
September 2008International Conventions And Administrative Law
26 June 2008Administrative Law And Statutory Interpretation
9 May 2008Judicial Review: Intensity Of Scrutiny
3 April 2008The 2008 Sir Ninian Stephen Lecture
26 March 2008Administrative Law – A Perspective From The Bench
14-15 June 2007Natural Justice: Is There Too Much, Too Little Or Just The Right Amount?
26 May 2006A Curious History Of The Mabo Litigation
30 October - 4 November 2005Court and Media Relationships
30 October - 4 November 2005Judicial Conduct: Relationship with Government
30 October - 4 November 2005Judicial Attributes
21 July 2005Comment on Paper by Professor Carol Harlow
30 June 2005 Limits on Procedural Fairness
2 May 2005Swearing in Ceremony of The Honourable John Basten QC As a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
 

 
Justice Beazley
 


 
26 September 2012Calderbank offers 2
26 March 2010Natural justice: New South Wales cases in a Commonwealth context
14 March 2008Calderbank offers


 

 
Justice Beech-Jones
 


 
12 March 2012Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honourable Robert Beech-Jones



 

 
Justice Bellew
 


 
31 January 2012Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honourable Geoffrey Bellew

 
 

 
Justice Bergin
 


 
11 May 2012 The Objectives, Scope and Focus of Mediation Legislation in Australia
4 April 2012Elder Law In Australia
05-06 May 2011The Expert's Lament
25 -28 April 2011Judicial Mediation in Australia
21 March 2011Cross Border Issues in Discovery Disclosure Orders and Search Orders
18 February 2011The Repentant Trustee
8 November 2010A Question Of Dignity
25 October 2010New South Wales Young Lawyers’ Association State Of The Profession Address
28 August 20102010 Alternative Dispute Resolution Workshop
25 November 2009Executors/Trustees And Mandatory Mediations
3 August 2008Case Management
30 November 2007Mediation In Hong Kong: The Way Forward Perspectives From Australia
31 March 2007Litigation And Globalisation
26 October 2005Presentation Of Commercial Cases In The Supreme Court Of New South Wales
5 May 2004Methodology of the management of construction disputes in the Supreme Court of New South Wales
26 November 2003Equity in Practice
6 November 2003Commercial Causes Centenary Dinner
26 August 2003Commercial Litigation: Tips for Success and Traps for the Unwary: A Judge's Perspective on Case Preparation
26 July 2003A Judicial Perspective on what the Court expects from legal practitioners in equity and commercial litigation
17 April 2003Conferral of Degrees Ceremony, Division of Law, Macquarie University
22 October 2002National Judicial Orientation Programme - Time Management
04 May 2000Women In Health Law
28 November 2000Interlocutory Procedures
12 November 1999
29 October 1999
Professional Legal Education in the Multi-Disciplinary Corporate Environment
Women on Statutory Boards
1 March 1999Swearing In Ceremony of Patricia Anne Bergin, SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of NSW
 

 
Justice Black
 


 
24 February 2012Simply Super 2012 Presentation
4 July 2011Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honourable Ashley Black



 

 
Justice Brereton
 


 
30 June 2011Acting For The Incapable - A Delicate Balance
16 May 2011Proof Of Foreign Law – Problems And Initiatives
6 November 2010The Director Of Military Prosecutions, The Afghanistan Charges And The Rule Of Law
19 October 2010A Trustee’s Lot Is Not A Happy One
16 October 2010The High Court And Family Law - Two Recent Excursions
14 August 2008Practice And Procedure Before The Duty Judge In Equity
6 - 11 April 2008Third Parties: Invited Guests Or Gate Crashers?
28 March 2008Costs Update
September 2007Evidence In Civil Proceedings: An Australian Perspective On Documentary And Electronic Evidence
31 August 2007Costs – The Proportionality Principle
16 March 2007Equitable Estoppel In Australia: The Court Of Conscience In The Antipodes
October 2006Where Death And Divorce Meet: The Intersection Of Family Provision And Family Law
12-13 August 2006Aspects Of Advocacy: The Effective Presentation Of Evidence
October 2005Part VIIIAA Of The Family Law Act Update:Orders And Injunctions Binding Third Parties
21 September 2005Recent Developments In Family Law: Bankruptcy, Third Parties And Other Matters
15 August 2005 Swearing in Ceremony of the Honourable Paul Le Gay Brereton SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

 

 
Justice Button
 


 
12 June 2012Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honourable Richard Button


 

 
Justice JC Campbell
 


 
21 August 2012Fiduciary Relationships In A Commercial Context
25 November 2010Should the “Rule in Hastings-Bass” be Followed in Australia? – Trustees’ Duty to Enquire and Trustees’ Mistakes
2009Foreword to Michael Evans, Equity & Trusts, 2nd Edition (2009)
23 August 2008Access By Trust Beneficiaries To Trustees’ Documents Information And Reasons
28 February 2008Exercise by Superannuation Trustees of Discretionary Powers
28 November 2007Some Historical and Policy Aspects of the Law of Equitable Liens
23 August 2006Some aspects of the practical operation of litigation relating to deceased estates
8 March 2006Some Aspects of Privilege Concerning Communications with Lawyers
18 August 2005 Variation of Church Trusts
17 November 2004 How To Get Paid - Notes for Trustees
3 March 2004 The Purpose of Pleadings
24 August 2003Contempt By Frustrating Injunctions - Jockey Club v Buffham
26 October 2001Swearing in Ceremony of The Honourable Joseph Charles Campbell QC

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Justice S Campbell
 


 
8 October 2012Remarks re: Murwillumbah Courthouse
2 May 2012Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Stephen Campbell

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Justice Davies
 


 
29 June 2009Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable David Lloyd Davies SC


 

 
Justice Fullerton
 


 
19 February 2007Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Elizabeth Fullerton SC
 

 
Justice Garling
 


 
24 May 2012The Civil Liability Act 2002 - A Judicial Perspective
14 March 2012Expert Witness Immunity - Address to Medio-Legal Society of NSW
3 March 2012Civil Liability Act 2002 - 10 Years On
17 August 2011Concurrent Expert Evidence
1 Sepetember 2010Duties Of Counsel: Recent Developments
10 August 2010Speech On The Occasion Of The Launch Of The Agency For Clinical Innovation
7 June 2010Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Peter Garling RFD SC


 

 
Justice Gzell
 


 
12-13 October 2006The Taxpayer’s Duty Of Disclosure (Paper)
12-13 October 2006The Taxpayer’s Duty of Disclosure (Speech)
27 July 20066th States’ Taxation Conference Dealing With State Taxes
1 May 2006The Legacy Of Justice Graham Hill
4 February 2002Swearing-in Ceremony
 

 
Justice Hall
 


 
8 March 2005Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Peter Michael Hall QC
8 March 2005Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Philip Hallen SC
30 January 2007Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable David Jacob Hammerschlag

 

 
Justice Harrison
 


 
17 May 2011Commencement speech to law graduates, University of Technology, Sydney Law Graduation ceremony
22 May 2009Commencement speech to law graduates, University of Sydney Law Graduation ceremony
7 March 2009Paper delivered at Public Defenders Criminal Law Conference
11 October 2008Speech delivered to 11th International Criminal Law Congress
8 February 2008 Speech delivered to National Sentencing Conference
12 February 2007 Swearing in Ceremony Of The Honourable Ian Gordon Harrison


 

 
Justice Hidden
 


 
May 2003Public Defenders' Conference - Common Ethical Problems For The Criminal Advocate
 

 
Justice Hislop
 


 
23 March 2004Swearing-In Ceremony of The Honourable John David Hislop as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
 

 
Justice Hoeben
 


 
16 August 2004Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honourable Clifton Ralph Russell Hoeben AM RFD SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
 

 

Justice RA Hulme
 


 
8 September 2012Criminal Law Update - Supreme Court Annual Conference September 2012
1 August 2012Criminal Law Update 2012 - A Year of Legislative Activity and Appellate Decisions Concerning the Criminal Law Relevant to the Local Court
25 February 2012Criminal Law Update
17 September 2011Current Issues in Criminal Law
21 August 2010Criminal Law Update
27 November 2009Admissibility of Tendency and Coincidence under the uniform Evidence Act
2 March 2009Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Robert Allan Hulme


 

 
Justice Johnson
 


 
11 February 2012Consistency in Sentencing for Federal Offences - Challenges for Sentencing Courts in an Evolving Landscape; paper prepared for the Conference "Current Issues in Federal Crime and Sentencing", Australian National University, Canberra
1 February 2005Swearing-In Ceremony of the Honourable Peter Anthony Johnson SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
 

 
Justice Latham
 


 
12 April 2005Swearing-In Ceremony of the Honourable Megan Fay Latham as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales


 
 

 
Justice Lindsay
 


 
6 August 2012Swearing -In Ceremony of the Honourable Geoffrey Charles Lindsay
6 August 2012Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable G C (Geoff) Lindsay SC (speech notes)


 

 
Justice Macfarlan
 


 
8 September 2008Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Robert Bruce Scott Macfarlan QC

4 March 2009Electronic discovery: Overview and challenges the Court faces and benefits to the Court
29 October 2004The uniform management and disposition of Construction law cases in Australia



 


 
Justice McCallum
 


 
30 January 2008Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Lucy McCallum


 

 
Justice McClellan, Chief Judge at Common Law
 


 
10 April 2012Crown Prosecutor's Conference - Sentencing in the 21st Century
29 March 2012Rule of Law Insitute of Australia - 2012 NSW Legal Studies Association Conference
1 December 2011The Future Role of the Judge - Umpire, Manager, Mediator or Service Providor
24 November 2011White Collar Crime: Perpetrators and Penalties
22 July 2011Contamination Of The Environment – Past Problems And Contemporary Responses
5 March 2011Looking Inside the Jury Room
19 November 2010The University Of Western Sydney Law Alumni Dinner Occasional Address
7 May 2010UNSW Graduation Ceremony Occasional Address
14-15 April 2010Civil Justice Reform - What has it achieved?
27 March 2010Changes In Civil Process - Toward A Phased Trial
10 December 2009Environment Crime In Context: From Spcc V Caltex To Date*
20 November 2009Seventh Annual Jury Research And Practice Conference Paper
4 November 2009Eloquence and Reason - are juries appropriate for defamation trials?
02 October 2009Admissibility of expert evidence under the Uniform Evidence Act
29 April 2009A Discussion on Property Rights
26 March 2009Litigation – Some Contemporary Issues
25 October 2008The Australian Justice system in 2020
17 September 2008 Dispute Resolution In The 21st Century Mediate Or Litigate?
7 June 2008Two Contemporary Challenges: The Role Of Deterrence In Sentencing And The Effective Use Of Experts
April 2008Some Benefits Of Mediation
April 2008ADR – An Introduction
25 March 2008Juries – Common Sense And The Truth
29 November 2007Concurrent Expert Evidence
20 July 2007Contemporary Challenges For The Justice System – Expert Evidence
16 April 2007The New Rules
31 October - 4 November 2006Australian Administrative Law
2006Terrorism and the law
20 October 2006Expert Evidence – Aces Up Your Sleeve?
17 August 2006Australian Institute Of Urban Studies Sydney’s Water Supply – A Reality Check: Is There A Need For A Public Inquiry?
2 August 2006Who is telling the truth? Psychology, common sense and the law
19 May 2006The University Of Sydney Graduation Ceremony
12 May 20062006 Economics & Business Educators Legal Studies Students Professional Development Conference: Law, Justice and Society
24 November 2005Courts In The 21st Century – Should We Do Things Differently?
12 September 2005 Access to Justice in Environmental Law - An Australian Perspective
2-4 September 2005Judicial Conduct: Still A Live Issue, Some Thoughts On The Paper By Professor Peter A Sallman
30 January 2001Swearing In Ceremony of The Honourable Peter David McClellan QC
 

 
Justice McColl
 


 
15 September 2010Freedom of Information - A New Paradigm
30 September 2009An Australian Perspective On Privacy Law Developments
17 February 2009What About Me? Your Pets And Your Will
18 September 2008The Current State Of The Profession
3 May 2006Women In The Law - Address To The Anglo-Australasian Society Of Lawyers
20 February 2004Unfinished Matters: The Federal And State Supreme Courts On Constitutional Law: The 2003 Term
19 September 2003Women Lawyers in 2003 - A View from the Top
26-28 November 2003IT In The Courtroom From Both Sides Of The Bench - The Transformation Of Justice
29 April 2003Swearing in Ceremony of the Honourable Ruth Stephanie McColl SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and a Judge of Appeal
 

 
Justice McDougall
 


 
9 March 2012Remedies in Commercial Litigation
29 October 2011Overview of the Evidence Act
6 August 2011Australian and New Zealand Case Law Update - Australia
13 March 2010Keynote Address to the NSW Young Lawyers Civil Litigation Seminar
13 November 2009Some thoughts on calling expert evidence
11 September 2009An examination of the role and content of natural justice in adjudications under construction industry payment legislation
7 April 2009Paper presented to the 16th Commonwealth Law Conference in Hong Kong, April 2009
18 October 2008The Privilege Against Self-incrimination: a time for reassessment
16 September 2007The Baby or the Bathwater? Terrorism, Responses and the Role of the Courts
22 June 2007The Evolving Principles Governing Client Legal Privilege
10 July 2006Proportionate Liability In Construction Litigation
27 May 2006Prohibition On Contracting Out Of The Building And Construction Industry Security Of Payment Act 1999 (NSW)
21 February 2006The Implied Duty of Good Faith in Australian Contract Law
31 August 2005The Court View of Security of Payment Legislation in Operation
May 2005Developments In Building And Construction Law
13 February 2004Expert Evidence
21 August 2003Swearing in Ceremony of The Honourable Robert Calder McDougall as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

 


 
Justice Meagher
 


 
10 August 2011Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Anthony John Meagher, SC

 

 
Justice Nicholas
 


 
5 February 2003Swearing in Ceremony of the Honourable William Henric Nicholas QC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

 

 
Justice Pembroke
 


 
29 June 2010Cross Examination of Experts
12 April 2010Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Michael Andrew Pembroke SC As A Judge Of The Supreme Court Of New South Wales

 

 
Justice Price
 


 
28 August 2006Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Derek Michael Price As A Judge Of The Supreme Court Of New South Wales

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Justice Rein
 


 
5 May 2008Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Nigel Geoffrey Rein


 

 
Justice Rothman
 


 
5 December 2011Reflections from Queens Square - Australian Labour Law Association Paper
18 May 2007Address to the NSW Industrial Relations Society
10 August 2006The Evolution Of Labour Law And Significance Of WORKCHOICES
23 August 2005 Blackadder: An Analysis - Paper for NSW Young Lawyers: A Division of the Law Society of NSW
3 May 2005Swearing in ceremony of the Honourable Stephen Craig Rothman SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court Of New South Wales


 

 
Justice Sackar
 


 
1 February 2011Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable John Sackar QC
 

 
Justice Slattery
 


 
25 May 2009Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Michael Slattery QC
 

 
Justice Stevenson
 


 
1 February 2012Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable James Stevenson


 

 
Justice Ward
 


 
24 March 2012Costs - Banking and Financial Services Law Association Conference
15 August 2010Penalties and the protection of freedom of contract
29 September 2008 Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Julie Kathryn Ward



 

 
Justice White
 


 
15 November 2011Use of Extrinsic Evidence to Construe Wills
30 October 2010Overview of the Evidence Act
21 May 2010Trusts – An Australian Perspective
August 2007The Nature of a Beneficiary’s Equitable Interest in a Trust
27 April 2004Swearing-In Ceremony Of The Honourable Richard Weeks White As A Judge Of The Supreme Court Of New South Wales

 

 
Justice Young
 


 
23 April 2012Speech on the Retirement of the Hon Peter Wolstenholme Young AO
18 November 2010LB CO Wills And Estates Seminar
06 May 2010Charitable Trusts
26 February 2009"Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few"
21 October 2008Human Rights
11 April 2006A Judge looks at the evidence for the Resurrection
30 January 2006Sermon at the Opening of the Law Term Service
Ceremonial Sitting of the Court: 17 May 1999The Honourable JJ Spigelman, Chief Justice of New South Wales
Aunty Ali Golding
The Honourable R J Carr, MP, Premier of New South Wales
The Honourable EG Whitlam AC QC, former Prime Minister of Australia (1972-1975)
The Honourable J W Howard, MP, Prime Minister of Australia
The Honourable JJ Spigelman, Chief Justice of New South Wales
Dinner: 17 May 1999



The Honourable A M Gleeson AC, Chief Justice of Australia, High Court of Australia: Speech Commemorating the 175th Anniversary of the Supreme Court
 

 
Justice Abadee
 


 
2 September 2000The Expert Witness in the New Millennium
3 March 2000Update on the Professional Negligence List and Expert Evidence: Changes for the Future
16 October 1999Professional Negligence Litigation: A New Order in Civil Litigation - the Role of Experts In a New Legal World and in a New Millennium
13 May 1999Commentary: The Professional Negligence List in the Common Law Division of the Supreme Court

 

 
Justice Austin
 


 
21-23 May 2008Some Remarks on the Launching of the Code of Professional Practice
24 October 2007Mergers And Acquisitions 2007
20 July 2007Implications of the Sons of Gwalia decision
16 March 2007Remarks on the launching of Company Directors and Corporate Social Responsibility: UK and Australian Perspectives
13 March 2007Remarks at the launching of the Allens Arthur Robinson Annual Review of Insolvency & Restructuring Law, 2006
12-13 October 2006The Legal Standard of Loyalty and Professional Guidelines
11-12 August 2006Hip-pocket injuries in workouts: Accessory liability for bankers and advisers
2 March 2004 Superannuation Lawyers Association Of Australia - Libby Slater Plenary Session
9 February 2004Some reflections on managing corporate and commercial cases
26 November 2002Directors Duties and Financial Responsibilities
19 November 2002The Company Secretary: Then and Now
3 November 2000Conference on the Future of Corporate Regulation
 

 
Justice Bell
 


 
19 December 2008Farewell Ceremony For The Honourable Justice Virginia Bell
29 October 2008Law and Justice Address
27 January 2005How to Preserve the Integrity of Jury Trials in a Mass Media Age
25 March 1999Swearing In Ceremony of Virginia Margaret Bell, SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of NSW


 

 
Justice Bryson
 


 
30 August 2011Common Law Pleadiings in NSW and How They Got There - Lecture
27 August 2010Richard of Anstey - Lecture
28 February 2007Farewell Ceremony For The Honourable Justice John Bryson
26 November 2004Book launch: Australian Society and the Law - Volume 1 The Citizen and the Law
18 September 2004Law and Politics of Magna Carta
25 February 2004Continuing Professional Education - The 2004 Judges Series. Practical Litigation in the Supreme Court and the Federal Court
29 March 2003Caveats against dealing under the Real Property Act 1900
20 July 2002Henry II and the English Common Law
11 October 2002Easements ordered by the Court – s.88K of the Conveyancing Act 1919.

 

 
Justice Buddin
 


 
30 January 2002Swearing-in Ceremony

 

 
Justice Dowd
 


 
25 January 2001A Lawless Society- A Report from East Timor
27 April 1999Developments of the criminal law in New South Wales


 
Justice Dunford
 


 
27 July 2004 Looking Forward - The Direction of Criminal Law - Criminal Law Conference 2004

 

 
Justice Einstein
 


 
10 March 2009Reflections on the Commercial List as at the commencement of 2009
11 May 2008Judging the Judges
July/August 2005Trends in International Commercial Litigation Part II* - The Future of Foreign Judgment Enforcement Law
May/June 2005Trends in International Commercial Litigation Part I – The Present State of Foreign Judgment Enforcement Law
2004Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure and their Application to New South Wales
October 2004Judicial Ethics [In Court perspective] - Paper 1
October 2004Judicial Ethics [Out of Court perspective] - Paper 2
October 2004An Examination of the Application of the General Principles of the Rule of Law to the Court Structure and Judiciary of the State of New South Wales
15 August 2001Technology in the Court Room - 2001 - [Friend or Foe?]
14 November 2000Understanding the Evidence Act 1995 - A Daunting Task !
1 September 1997Swearing-In Ceremony of the Honourable Justice Einstein



 

 
Justice Forster
 


 
04 May 2009Swearing In Ceremony Of The Honourable Robert Gabor Forster

 

 
Justice Hamilton
 


 
12 March 2008Lawyer-Client Privilege in Litigation
1 June 2007Containment Of Costs: Litigation And Arbitration
11 March 2006Developments In Civil Procedure
16 August 2005 The New Procedure - Nuts And Bolts For Judicial Officers
19 September 2004 The NSW Civil Procedure Bill 2004 And The Uniform Civil Procedure Rules - An Introduction
28 June 1999Judicial Independence: Old Principles - New Developments


 

 
Justice Handley
 


 
15 December 2006Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice Handley AO
24 November 2003The Law of Unfair Contracts in New South Wales
When "maybe" means "no"
6 December 2001A Closer Look at Henderson v Henderson

 

 
Justice Heydon
 


 
7 February 2003Farewell Ceremony for the Honourable Justice John Dyson Heydon
7 February 2003Farewell Speech 7 February 2003
24 September 2002J F R Lehane
14 November 2000Commentary on Justice Einstein’s Paper
14 February 2000Swearing-in of the Honourable Justice Dyson Heydon, QC



 

 
Justice Hodgson
 


 
9 August 2011Retirement Ceremony for the Honourable Justice David Hodgson AO


 

 
Justice Howie
 


 
10 February 2008Sentencing Discounts – Are they worth the effort?
18 August 2007Criminal Law Review 2007
2 August 2007Review of the Criminal Law 2007
11 October 2000Swearing In Ceremony of the Honourable Roderick Neil Howie QC
 

 
Justice Ipp
 


 
13 November 2009Farewell Ceremony For The Honourable Justice Ipp AO
21 November 2008Maintaining The Tradition Of Judicial Impartiality
1 November 2007Paper delivered at the launch of "Principles of Planning Law" by Mr Les Stein
17 May 2007The Politics, Purpose and Reform of the Law of Negligence: Paper given at the Conference of the Australian Insurance Law Association at Noosa
30 March 2007The Metamorphosis of Slip and Fall: Paper given at the New South Wales State Conference of the Australian Lawyers Alliance at the Hunter Valley Gardens
16 March 2007Themes in the Law of Torts: Paper given at the Judges' Review Conference 2007: Past, Present and Future Perspectives on the Law at the Westin Hotel
2 September 2006Problems with Fact-finding
13 and 19 October 2004The Trial Judge's Duties from an Appellate Point of View: Edited Version of a Paper given at a Conference in Beijing organised by the National Judicial College, Beijing, 13 October 2004 and to the Shanghai Judicial College, Shanghai, 19 October 2004
12 and 19 October 2004Ethical Problems with Judicial Activism: Edited Version of a Paper given at a Conference in Beijing organised by the National Judicial College, Beijing, 12 October 2004 and to the Shanghai Judicial College, Shanghai, 19 October 2004
11 and 19 October 2004Judicial Bias: Edited Version of a Paper given at a Conference in Beijing organised by the National Judicial College, Beijing, 11 October 2004 and to the Shanghai Judicial College, Shanghai, 19 October 2004
1 May 2004Personal Responsibility in Australian Society and Law: Striving for Balance - Edited version of Oration delivered at Annual Scientific Meeting, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Perth, WA on 1 May 2004
15 September 2003Policy and the Swing of the Negligence Pendulum
8 May 2003Judges and Judging - President's Lecture to Annual Scientific Congress of Royal Australian College of Surgeons.
January 2003Negligence - Where Lies the Future?
May 2001Enduring Values and Change
12 February 2004The Supreme Court of NSW, Tradition and Diversity - Supreme Court Judges' Dinner


 

 
Justice Levine
 


 
31 March 2005 Farewell to Justice David Levine
31 August 1999The Future of Defamation Law
16 March 2001Defamation Practice: Change and Reform
 


 
Justice Mason
 


 
30 May 2008Farewell ceremony for the Honourable Justice Mason AC
25 March 2008Recurring issues in the NSW Court of Appeal
6 October 2007Throwing Stones: A cost/benefit analysis of judges being offensive to each other
18 April 2007Law Graduation Address – Macquarie University
27 November 2006What Has Equity To Do With Restitution? Does It Matter?
2 November 2006LEGISLATORS’ INTENT: How judges discern it and what they do if they find it
13 September 2006National Security Law Course
7 August 2006Law And Religion In Australia
20 March 2006The Rule Of Law, Judicial Review And The Public-Private Divide
17 February 2006Admission Of Lawyers
8 November 2005Specialist Accreditation: Graduation 2005
9 September 2005BELIEVERS IN COURT: Sydney Anglicans Going to Law
3 August 2005The View From the Other Side - Judicial Experiences of Legislation
27 May 2005Admission of Legal Practitioners
20 May 2005Judicial humour Law Graduation Address - Sydney University
16 December 2004 Fusion: Fallacy, Future or Finished
29 April 2004On Dust And Ashes
3 March 2004 What is wrong with top-down legal reasoning?
2 April 2002Recurring Issues in the Court of Appeal
9 April 2001Should Judges Speak Out ?
January 2001Unconscious Judicial Prejudice
27 October 2000Administrative Decisions Tribunal Training Day : Good Conduct of Proceedings
13 October 2000EPLA Conference : Recent Appellate Cases in Environmental Law
27 November 1999Fault, Causation & Responsibility: Is Tort Law Just an Instrument of Corrective Justice?
15 June 2000Sunrise Or Sunset? Reinventing Administrative Law for the New Millenium
23 September 1999What Use Are Laws (in Securing Their Own Effectiveness)?
9 March 1999Changing Attitudes in the Common Law's Response to International Commercial Arbitration


 


 
Justice Meagher
 


 
15 March 2004Address on the Occasion of the Retirement of the Honourable Justice R P Meagher
24 September 2002The Inaugural John Lehane Memorial Lecture
14 September 2002G K Chesterton Society Annual Conference
19 April 2002Justice Priestley's Farewell Dinner
3 August 2001Medico-Legal Annual Dinner
27 May 1999The Kitto Lecture: Sir Fredrick Jordan's Footnote


 

 
Justice Palmer
 


 
28 April 2007Work/Life Balance
11 November 2006Opening of Practical Legal Education Conference
13 October 2006Dad always wanted me to be a lawyer but ……
6 July 2005Artists in the Black – a Success Story Speech for Arts Law Centre of Australia
8 March 2003NSW Conference of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand
29 January 2002A Fair Go Under the Law
23 April 2001Swearing in Ceremony of The Honourable George Alfred Palmer QC
 

 
Justice Powell
 


 
8 November 2002Retirement Ceremony of the Honourable Mr Justice Philip Powell AM
 

 
Justice Santow
 

14 December 2007Address on the retirement of the Honourable Justice GFK Santow AO
14 December 2007Remarks at Farewell from the Supreme Court of NSW
14 December 2007Index to articles and papers by Justice Santow
26 November 2007Last things
16 April 2007Women on Boards – the end of civilisation as we know it?
26 March 2007Truth-telling
3 December 2006Oriental Society of Australia "World without walls"
20 October 2006Talk to final year students' end of year dinner for 2006
15 June 2006Tradition and ambition: Law at Sydney
13 June 2006Faculty of Medicine’s 150th Anniversary Celebration Ceremony
22 May 2006Some reflections on tolerance and conviction
5 November 2005Laying foundations
28 September 2005Music and Social Justice
11 April 2005Sancta Sophia College – Address for the Chancellor’s Dinner
18 March 2005The University and Schools Club – a talk to mark its centenary of Sydney connection in an era of social change
17 August 2004"Tribute to an enduring partnership”
29 July 2004Professor Jonathan Stone – unveiling a portrait
9 August 2001Law Practice Today
12 February 2000CLERPing the Panel — Blue Ribbon Jury or quasi Court
July 1999Charity in its Political Voice - a tinkling cymbal or a sounding brass?
24 October 1997Launch of the Sydney Post-graduate Studies Programme 1998-1999, University of Sydney Law School
29 November 1996Some Reflections on Mémoires à Deux Voix, Elie Wiesel and François Mitterrand
20 November 1996Address to Professional Staff at FHP on Pro Bono Programme
23 April 1996The modern Judge
 

 
Justice Shaw
 


 
4 February 2003Swearing in Ceremony of the Honourable Jeffrey William Shaw QC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
 

 
Justice Sheller
 


 
29 April 2005 Address on the retirement of the Honourable Justice Sheller
3 May 2002Judicial Independence
5-7 April 2000Australian Insurance Law Association Annual Conference
30 March 2001Aspects of Judicial Independence

 


 
Justice Sperling
 


 
3 September 1999
24 August 1999
Expert Evidence: The Problem of Bias
The Supreme Court Professional Negligence List



Chief Justice Spigelman



31 May 2011Address By The Honourable J J Spigelman AC Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement As Chief Justice Of New South Wales
31 May 2011Farewell Ceremony for the Honourable James Jacob Spigelman AC
26 May 2011Truth and the Law
23 March 2011Contractual Interpretation: A Comparative Perspective
28 April 2011Judicial Mediation In Australia
31 March 2011The 90th RAAF Birthday Commemoration
25 March 2011Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Murray Tobias AM
23 March 2011Contractual Interpretation: A Comparative Perspective
March 2011Foreword to DS Jones, Commercial Arbitration in Australia, Pyrmont, Thompson Reuters 2011
31 January 2011Global Engagement By Australian Lawyers
28 October 2010MOU between New York and New South Wales
22 October 2010The Garran Oration: Public Law and the Executive
1 September 2010 The Intolerable Wrestle:Developments In Statutory Interpretation
22 June 2010Law And International Commerce: Between The Parochial And The Cosmopolitan
9 June 2010Annotations To The Corporations Act: Launch Of Austin And Black’s Annotations
6 May 2010 Freezing Orders In International Commercial Litigation
4 May 2010The Global Financial Crisis And Australian Courts
16 April 2010Conflict Of Laws In Australia
15 April 2010Violence Against Women: The Dimensions Of Fear and Culture
25 March 2010Centrality of Jurisdictional Error
25 February 2010Institutional Shareholders And Corporate Governance
1 February 2010Towards a National Judiciary and Profession
13 January 2010Cross Border Issues For Commercial Courts: An Overview
Preface to L Nottage and R Garnett (eds), International Arbitration in Australia, Annandale, The Federation Press, 2010
2010Foreward to R P Austin and A J Black R Black, Austin and Black’s Annotation to the Corporations Act, Chatswood, LexisNexis, 2010
26 December 2009The Macquarie Bicentennial
18 November 2009The Forgotten Freedom: Freedom From Fear
13 November 2009Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable David Ipp AO
21 September 2009Case Management In New South Wales
9 September 2009Social History Of Company Law: Book Launch
4 September 2009 A Reappraisal Of The Bigge Reports
18 June 2009Corporate Governance And International Business Law: Book Launch
24 May 2009Launch Of The Words To Remember It
30 April 2009The Traditionality Of The Law
7 April 2009The Hague Choice Of Court Convention And International Commercial Litigation
2 February 2009Opening of Law Term Dinner
2009Foreward to B Kercher and B Salter (eds), The Kercher Reports: decisions of the New South Wales superior courts,Sydney, Francis Forbes Society for Australian Legal History, 2009
19 December 2008Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice Virginia Bell
14 November 2008Launch Of Rediscovering Rhetoric
16 September 2008Cross-Border Insolvency: Co-Operation Or Conflict?
2 August 2008 & 4 August 2008Lord Mansfield And The Culture Of Improvement
30 May 2008Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice Mason AC
12 March 2008Legitimate And Spurious Interpretation
11 March 2008The Application Of Quasi-Constitutional Laws
10 March 2008The Common Law Bill Of Rights
8 February 2008Consistency and Sentencing
29 January 2008Opening Of Law Term Dinner
22 January 2008Bicentenary Of The Coup Of 1808
21 January 2008Foundations Of The Rule Of Law In Australia
2008Foreword to special issue on International Commercial Arbitration (2008) 31 UNSW Law Journal 264
The Equitable Origins Of The Improper Purpose Ground
14 December 2007Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice G F K Santow AO
14 November 2007Lions In Conflict: Ellesmere, Bacon And Coke Treason And Unity
24 October 2007The Significance Of The Integrity System
9 October 2007Commercial Litigation And Arbitration: New Challenges
5 October 2007A Guide To Sentencing
31 August 2007Judicial Appointments and Judicial Independence
10 August 2007International Commercial Arbitration Conference address
5 July 2007Address to the Australian Association Of Crown Prosecutors
7 June 2007International Commercial Litigation: An Asian Perspective
26 May 2007The Foundation Of Western Shanghai
30 April 2007Judicial Independence: Purposes And Threats
24 March 2007Access To Justice And Access To Lawyers
21 March 2007From Text To Context: Contemporary Contractual Interpretation
16 March 2007Address To The Conference Celebrating 80 Years Of The Australian Law Journal
28 February 2007Address On The Occasion Of The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice John Bryson
29 January 2007Opening Of Law Term Dinner, 2007
2007Foreward to R Annable, A Setting for Justice: Building for the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Sydney, UNSW Press, 2007
Foreward to Statutory Interpretation: Principles And Pragmatism For A New Age, (Monograph), Sydney, Judicial Commission Of New South Wales, 2007
Foreward to Philip Ayres, Owen Dixon, Carlton, The Miegunyah Press, 2007
15 December 2006Address On The Retirement Of The Honourable Justice Handley AO
14 November 2006Lions In Conflict: Ellesmere, Bacon And Coke The Years Of Elizabeth
4 October 2006Occasional Address - Australian Catholic University Spring Graduation Ceremony
20 September 2006Shanghai And The West: First Contact
16 September 2006Measuring Court Performance
31 August 2006Formal Opening Ceremony, Court Of Criminal Appeal, Bathurst
22 August 2006Case Management In New South Wales
10 May 2006Address To Parole Authorities Conference 2006
2 May 2006Transaction Costs And International Litigation
28 February 2006Judicial Exchange Between Australia And Japan
30 January 2006Opening Of Law Term Dinner, 2006
2006Foreward to Sentencing Manual, Judicial Commission of New South Wales, Sydney, 2006
Foreward to G Winterton (ed), State Constitutional Landmarks, Annandale, The Federation Press, 2006
5 November 2005Sesquicentenary Of The University Of Sydney Address
27 October 2005The Charles Perkins Memorial Oration 2005
20 October 2005Formal Opening Ceremony - Court of Criminal Appeal at Albury
20 September 2005The Principle of Open Justice: A Comparative Perspective
14 September 2005Negligence: Is Recovery for Personal Injury too Generous?
8 September 2005Judicial Review and the Integrity Branch of Government Address
31 August 2005Address on the Retirement of the Honourable James Wood AO
26 July 2005Statutory Interpretation and Human Rights. Address to the...
1 June 2005The internet and the right to a fair trial. Address to the...
29 April 2005Address on the Retirement of the Honourable Justice Sheller
15 April 2005Occasional Address Faculty of Law Graduation Ceremony University of NSW
18 March 2005The Principle of Legality and the Clear Statement Principle
31 January 2005Opening of Law Term Dinner 2005
2005Foreward to T D Castle And B Kercher (Eds)T Eds), Dowling’s Select Cases, 1828 To 1844, Sydney, The Francis Forbes Society For Australian Legal History, 2005
Foreward to New South Wales Civil Practice and Procedure, Thomson Lawbook Co, 2005
29 October 2004Occasional Address - Graduation Ceremony: Policing Studies - Charles Sturt University
28 October 2004Federal Law Review - 40th Anniversary Dinner
28 October 2004Blackstone, Burke Bentham and the Human Rights Act 2004 (ACT) - Keynote Address 9th International Criminal Law Congress.
14 September 2004The New Liability Structure in Australia - Swiss Re Liability Conference
2 September 2004Integrity and Privative Clauses - The Third Lecture in the 2004 National Lecture Series
24 August 2004Formal Opening Ceremony Court of Criminal Appeal, Lismore
15 August 2004Victory in the Pacific Commemoration Service
5 August 2004Jurisdiction And Integrity - The Second Lecture In The 2004 National Lecture Series
6 July 2004Tort Law Reform In Australia - Address To The London Market At Lloyd's
16 June 2004Tort Law Reform In Australia - Address To The Anglo-Australian Lawyers Society & The British Insurance Law Association
28 May 2004Occasional Address - Law Graduation Ceremony - University of Sydney
29 April 2004The Integrity Branch of Government - The First Lecture in the 2004 National Lecture Series for the Australian Institute of Administrative Law.
15 March 2004Address on the Occasion of the Retirement of the Honourable Justice R P Meagher
21 February 2004Our Common Law Heritage - Address to the 2004 Joint Study Institute of Law Librarians
02 February 2004Opening of Law Term Dinner, 2004
19 December 2003Address at the Closing Ceremony of the Compensation Court of New South Wales
28 November 2003Open Justice and the Internet - The Law via the Internet 2003 Conference
10 November 2003Reasons for Judgment and the Rule of Law - The National Judicial College, Beijing and The Judges' Training Institute, Shanghai
6 November 2003Commercial Causes Centenary Dinner
25 October 2003The Truth Can Cost Too Much: The Principle of a Fair Trial - The Fourth Gerard Brennan Lecture
29 September 2003Becket and Henry II: The Martyrdom
04 September 2003Forensic Accounting in an Adversary System - Address to the 4th Annual National CA Forensic Accounting Conference
13 August 2003Address on the Occasion of the Opening of the Refurbished Court 3 of the King Street Supreme Court Complex.
2 July 2003Judging Today - Address to the Local Courts of NSW 2003 Annual Conference
27 May 2003Negligence and Insurance Premiums: Recent Changes in Australian Law - The Spencer Mason Trust Lecture, Auckland
22 May 2003Address by the Honourable J.J. Spigelman AC to launch Phillip Ayres' Owen Dixon: A Biography
24 April 2003Retirement from the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal of the Honourable Justice Paul Stein AM
8 April 2003Dealing with Judicial Misconduct - 5th World wide Common Law Judiciary Conference
20 March 2003The Rule of Law in the Asian Region
7 February 2003Address on the Occasion of the Retirement of the Honourable Justice J D Heydon
3 February 2003Opening of Law Term Dinner, 2003
22 January 2003The Rule of Law and Enforcement
2003Foreward to (2003) 26(2) University of New South Wales Law Journal 345
20 November 2002Foundations of the freedom of the press in Australia - The Inaugural Australian Press Council address
11 November 2002Re-dedication of the honour roll in the original Supreme Court building
8 November 2002Address upon the occasion of the retirement of the Honourable Mr Justice Philip Powell AM
29 October 2002Are Lawyers Lemons? Competition Principles and Professional Regulation
12 October 2002The Idea of a University
8 October 2002Becket and Henry II: Exile
16 July 2002Convergence and the Judicial Role: Recent Developments in China - Address to the XVIth Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law
11 July 2002Convergence and the Judicial Role: Recent Developments in China - Address to the China Education Centre, University of Sydney
June 2002Guide to Judicial Conduct
17 May 2002The Maintenance of Institutional Values
27 April 2002Negligence: The Last Outpost of the Welfare State
Negligence: The Last Outpost of the Welfare State (Summary)
8 February 2002Formal Opening Ceremony Court of Criminal Appeal at Dubbo
29 January 2002Opening to Law Term Dinner 2002
2002Foreward to G Lindsay, No Mere Mouthpiece: Servants of All Yet of None, Chatswood, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2002
Foreward to J Anderson, J Hunter and N Williams, The New Evidence Law: Annotations and Commentary on the Uniform Evidence Acts, Sydney, LexisNexis 2002
11 December 2001Farewell Ceremony for the Honourable Justice Lancelot John Priestley
28 November 2001Quality in an Age of Measurement: The Limitations of Performance Indicators
8 November 2001Law and Justice Address to the Law and Justice Foundation
31 October 2001Judicial Ethics: Accountability and Education - Paper to the Judicial Ethics Training Course, National Judicial College, Beijing
28 August 2001The Dangers of Partial Rationality: Address at the launch of the University of New South Wales Law Journal
20 August 2001Becket & Henry II: The Conflict
7 August 2001The Poet's Rich Resource: Issues in Statutory Interpretation
27 July 2001The 'New Public Management' and the Courts - Address to the Family Courts of Australia 25th Anniversary Conference
9 July 2001Citizens, Consumers and Courts - International Conference on Regulation Reform and Scrutiny of Legislation
17 May 2001 Address on the Occasion of the Re-opening of No 2 Court Francis Greenway Wing King Street Supreme Court Complex
10 May 2001 Judicial Accountability and Performance Indicators
29 January 2001Address at the Opening of Law Term Dinner for the New South Wales Law Society
2001Introduction to J M Bennett, In Witness Whereof (Lawyers, the Law and Society in New England and the Liverpool Plains): The Nineteenth Century, Armidale, North and North West Law Society, 2001
13 November 2000Opening Address at the Annual Conference of the Aviation Law Association of Australia and New Zealand
9 November 2000Address to the LEADR Dinner - University and Schools' Club Sydney
8 November 2000Occasional Address at the College of Law Graduation Ceremony
28 October 2000Address to the UNSW Symposium 2000 - Mandatory Sentencing - Rights and Wrongs
26 October 2000The 14th Lionel Murphy Memorial Lecture - Economic Rationalism and the Law
25 October 2000Address at The State Funeral for Charles Nelson Perkins AO
25 August 2000Admission of Legal Practitioners
15 August 2000Becket and Henry II: The New Archbishop - The Second Address in the Becket Lecture Series
10 July 2000Address to the Australia-Britain Society on the Centenary of the Signing of the Australian Constitution Act
2 July 2000Queen's Trust for Young Australians - Forum for Developing Tomorrow's Leaders
30 May 2000Occasional Address at the Aeronautical Engineering Graduation Ceremony
15 May 2000Address to The Selden Society - A Twelfth Century Succession at York
27 April 2000Address at the Graduation Ceremony of the University of Western Sydney, Nepan
6 April 2000Speech to the Australian Insurance Law Assocation Annual Conference
2 April 2000Speech to the Annual Conference of Judges of the High Court and Court of Appeal of New Zealand
13 March 2000Ceremonial Sitting at Wagga Wagga
31 January 2000Opening of the Law Term Dinner
27 October 1999Becket and Henry II: Select Ruminations
22 October 1999Access to Justice and Human Rights Treaties
15 October 1999Dedication of a Memorial to Israeli Athletes and Officials
9 October 1999Seen to be Done: The Principle of Open Justice
6 September 1999Address to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the University of Sydney
25 August 1999Women Lawyers Association of NSW
15 August 1999Victory in the Pacific
12 August 1999Red Cross Gala Dinner - 50th Anniversay of the Geneva Conventions
6 August 1999The Medico-Legal Society of New South Wales Annual General Meeting
24 June 1999Sentencing Guidelines Judgments
3 June 1999Magistrates' Institute of NSW Annual Dinner
17 May 1999175th Anniversary of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
7 May 1999Compensation Court Annual Conference
9 April 1999The Tradition of Ethical Service by Members of the Legal Profession
23 March 1999Sir Ninian Stephen Lecture: Statutory Interpretation - Identifying the Linguistic Register
16 February 1999Sydney Boys High School
1 February 1999Opening of the Law Term
10 December 1998Rule of Law: Human Rights Protection
5 December 1998Sydney Grammar
15 October 1998Address to PIAC and PILCH Anniversary Dinner
12 October 1998New Approach to Criminal Sentencing
7 September 1998Foundations of Administrative Law - 1998 SPANN Oration - Institute of Public Administration New South Wales Division
26 August 1998Launch of the Australian Law Reform Commission's Report - Australia's Federal Record: A Review of the Archives Act 1983
20 August 1998New South Wales Ethnic Affairs Commission - Second Annual Oration
25 May 1998Swearing In Ceremony of The Honourable J J Spigelman QC as Chief Justice of The Supreme Court of New South Wales
 


 
Justice Stein
 


 


24 April 2003
26 March 2002
27 June 2000
15 October 1999
6 March 1999
6 March 1999
 

 
Justice Sully
 


 
19 March 2007Farewell To The Honourable Justice B T Sully
 

 
Justice Tobias
 


 
25 March 2011Farewell to the Honourable Justice Murray Tobias AM RFD
28 April 2003Swearing in Ceremony of the Honourable Murray Herbert Tobias AM RFD as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and a Judge of Appeal
 

 
Justice Whealy
 


 
April 2010Terrorism and the Right to a Fair Trial Can the Law Stop Terrorism?
November 2007Beach safety - the law of negligence
The Impact of Terrorism Related Laws on Judges Conducting Criminal Trials
Appendix A to The Impact of Terrorism Related Laws on Judges Conducting Criminal Trials
Instructing a jury in complex commercial trials – The position in England and its significance in an Australian context
18 August 2007Contempt: Some contemporary thoughts
29 June 2004Reviewing The Impact Of Tort Reform At A State And National Level
26 June 2000Swearing-in of the Honourable Justice Anthony Gerard Whealy

 

 
Justice Wood
 


 
31 August 2005 Farewell Ceremony for the Honourable Justice James Wood AO as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
8-12 August 2004 Keeping Justice Systems Just And Accountable: A Principled Approach In Challenging Times
30 July 2004Child Witnesses: The New South Wales Experience
May 2004Court Control In Relation To Detainees And Prisoners
May 2004Overview Of Australian Justice And Prison Systems
12 February 2003Sexual Assault and the Admission of Evidence
13-17 May 2002Forensic Sciences from the Judicial Perspective
June 2001Expert Witnesses: The New Era
14 November 1999Matters of Principle - A Reflection on the Judicial Conscience
6 September 1999Royal Commissions: A Prelude to the Reform Process

 

 
Justice Young
 


 
23 April 2012Speech on the Retirement of the Hon Peter Wolstenholme Young AO
18 November 2010LB CO Wills And Estates Seminar
06 May 2010Charitable Trusts
26 February 2009"Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few"
21 October 2008Human Rights
11 April 2006A Judge looks at the evidence for the Resurrection
30 January 2006Sermon at the Opening of the Law Term Service
 


2 February 2006Address: Supreme Court Judges’ Dinner
1 February 2007Address: Supreme Court Judges’ Dinner

 

 
Mr. R J Ellicott QC
 


 
5 February 2009Address: Supreme Court Judges Opening of Term Dinner
 

 
Lord Bingham
 


 
10 December 2008Speech Of Lord Bingham At The Launch Of Speeches Of A Chiefjustice: James Spigelman 1998-2008

 

 
Sir Gerard Brennan
 


 
27 September 2008Speech By Sir Gerard Brennan At The Opening of Law Term Speeches by Chief Justice Spigelman AC 1999-2010


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