Civil applications in the Magistrates Court are often set down for hearing by a judicial registrar, but there is now some uncertainty on the limitation of this practice
Jackson, Sheryl & Ditton, Justin (2010) Civil applications in the Magistrates Court are often set down for hearing by a judicial registrar, but there is now some uncertainty on the limitation of this practice. Proctor, 30(11), pp. 52-53.
The decision of the District Court of Queensland in Mark Treherne & Associates -v- Murray David Hopkins  QDC 36 will have particular relevance for early career lawyers. This decision raises questions about the limits of the jurisdiction of judicial registrars in the Magistrates Court.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Jurisdiction of Judicial Registrars, Mark Treherne & Associates v Hopkins, Magistrates Act 1991 s 53J|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Litigation Adjudication and Dispute Resolution (180123)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 Queensland Law Society|
|Deposited On:||01 Feb 2012 01:19|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2013 04:46|
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