Fraud and Indefeasibility of title

Savina YangNovember 30th, 2016

Torrens title is a system of land registration, in which a single register is used for each land holding and records all details and interests affecting that land, such as easements, mortgages, caveats etc. This is the system we have been using in Australia since the 1850s. Pursuant to section 42 of the Real Property Act 1900 (NSW) the […]

Australia’s First Female Chief Justice of the High Court

Natalee VenegasNovember 29th, 2016

On 29 November 2016 it was announced that Justice Susan Kiefel would replace Chief Justice Robert French as Chief Justice of Australia’s High Court. The High Court was established in 1903 and Chief Justice Kiefel’s appointment marks the end of 113 years of males leading the High Court. She will take office on the first […]

GOOGLE FOR THE WIN

Savina YangJuly 28th, 2016

Have you ever Googled something and clicked on the first generated search result only to realise it is an advertisement trap? In the world of Google, those advertisements are called “sponsored links” which are generated by a program called “AdWords”. “AdWords” uses search terms entered by you to trigger sponsored links, which are then displayed […]