IMPACT! archive

IMPACT! is a contemporary and topical national journal of environmental law produced by EDO NSW.

Below you can view Impact! issues from 1 (1986) to 84 (2006).

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IMPACT! Issue 84

2006 - Download Issue

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Bob Brown and the beetle: How two birds and a beetle saved a forest, Jacquie Svenson

Gray v Minister for Planning & Centennial Hunter Pty Ltd, Jacquie Svenson

ANEDO Submission on Amendments to the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act, Rachel Walmsley

Court of Appeal Ruling - Developments can be approved without a Statement of Environmental Effects, Josie Walker

Will Planning laws contribute to the extinction of cassowaries at Mission Beach?, Kirsty Ruddock

What’s New? Changes to the EP&A Act in December 2006

IMPACT! Issue 83

2006 - Download Issue

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Court Case Challenges Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Coal Mines, Chris Mcgrath

Is the Precautionary Principle Still Alive in North Queensland?, Kirsty Ruddock

Environment and Planning: Community involvement and appeal rights limited by Part 3A of the EP&A Act, Ian Ratcliff

Community Litigants in the Queensland Planning and Environmental Legal System, Jo-Anne Bragg

Climate Litigation First: Californian Attorney General Sues “Big Six” Automakers for Global Warming Damages

Intergenerational and Intragenerational Equity, Honourable Justice Brian J. Preston

IMPACT! Issue 82

2006 - Download Issue

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Tribunal looks at adopting precautionary approach in landfill decision, Lewis Shillito

“Illegal, Unsustainable and Unbeneficial” - External Report on Logging in Papua New Guinea

The Future of Renewable Energy in Australia

Inquiry into Australia's National Parks, Conservation Reserves and Marine Protected Areas

Chief Judge Brian Preston Defines the Precautionary Principle

International legal frameworks for climate change and biodiversity, Ilona Millar

IMPACT! Issue 81

2006 - Download Issue

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Climate Change Policy Developments, Larissa Waters

Legal frameworks for joint managements of Aboriginal owned conservation Areas, Tom Holden

The invisible line between modification and substantial difference, Jess Feehely

Sanctuaries, protected species and politics - how effective is Australia at protecting its marine biodiversity under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (Part 2), Ilona Millar

IMPACT! Issue 80

2005 - Download Issue

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Legal Implications of the lmpacts of Shark Meshing on Endangered Species, Jessica Simpson

Marine Sanctuaries, Protected Species and Politics How Effective is Australia at Protecting its Marine Biodiversity?, Ilona Millar

IMPACT! Issue 79

2005 - Download Issue

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Disincentives for Sustainable Land and Water Management in New South Wales, David Jeffery

Grumpy Old Greenies: Waiting lists, wasted opportunities and wayward pork barrelling in Australia’s biodiversity programs, Nicola Beynon, Michael Kennedy, and Alistair Graham

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IMPACT! Issue 78

2005 - Download Issue

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The Myth of Shareholder Primacy, Charles Berger

Compulsory Acquisition of Land for Private Parties, David Jeffery

Legal Strategies for Promoting Implementation of International Biodiversity Law in the South Pacific: Part 2, Pepe Clarke

Undermining Public Participation in Western Australia

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IMPACT! Issue 77

2005 - Download Issue

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Legal Strategies for Promoting Implementation of International Biodiversity Law in the South Pacific: Part 1, Pepe Clarke

Plus case updates and news

IMPACT! Issue 76

2004 - Download Issue

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The Precautionary Principle and the Public Interest, Jeff Smith

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IMPACT! Issue 75

2004 - Download Issue

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Application for Jurisdictional Fact Doctrine to Controlled Action Decisions under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, Jessica Simpson

Implications of the Nathan Dam Case for Environment Assessment in Victoria, Barnaby McIlrath

Establishment of an Environment Protection Authority for the Northern Territory, Tom Cowen

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 74

2004 - Download Issue

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National Water Initiative, Ilona Millar

Hindmarsh Island Bridge Defamation Decision: Implications for Community Conservation Campaigns, Joanna Cull

The Changing Nature of Environmental Law: Recent Developments In Public Participation, Jeff Smith

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 73

2004 - Download Issue

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NSW Land and Environment Court to Hear First Climate Change Case in a Decade, Elisa Nichols

Australia-USA Free Trade Agreement Continues to Raise Significant Environmental Concerns, Jeff Smith

The State and Access to Environmental Justice From Liberal Democracy to Ecological Democracy, Dr Robin Eckersley

India’s National Environmental Law Regime: Population, Poverty and Pollution Control, Elaine Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 72

2003 - Download Issue

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Commonwealth Environmental and Heritage Law Amendments, Larissa Waters

Recent Developments in National Water Policy, Ilona Millar,

False and Misleading Environmental Impact Statements: Application of the Commonwealth Trade Practices Act 1974,  Warren Kalinko and Jessica Simpson

Environmental Assessment of Meander Dam Proposal, Nick Mackey

Queensland Draft Biodiscovery Bill 2003, Stephen Hall

IMPACT! Issue 71

2003 - Download Issue

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Review of Commonwealth Mandatory Renewable Energy Target, Ilona Millar

Review of the Environmental Policy of the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation, Elisa Nichols

Productivity Commission Inquiry: Native Vegetation and Biodiversity Regulation, Rachel Walmsley

Victorian Water Law: Environmental Flows, Barnaby McIlrath

Genetically Modified Organism Free Zones, Lee McIntosh

IMPACT! Issue 70

2003 - Download Issue

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False and Misleading Referrals Under the EPBC Act, Chris McGrath

Shelburne Bay Saved from Sand Mining, Matt Patterson

South Australian Contaminated Land Law: Mobil Refinery Clean-up, Cara Dowling

Public Availability of Information under the IFOA Process - Part 2, Paul Toni

A New Model for Landscape Conservation in New South Wales: The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists’ Report to Premier Carr, Jeff Smith

Commonwealth EPBC Act Audit and Enforcement Policy

IMPACT! Issue 69

2003 - Download Issue

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New Clearing Laws Proposed for WA, Lee McIntosh

Conservationists Await Queensland’s Biodiscovery Laws, Matt Patterson

Against compensation: Water, Property Rights and the Law, Jeff Smith

International Environmental Law - Part 3: Public Participation and Environmental Impact Assessment, Gillian Walker

A Legislative Response to Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Electricity Supply Amendment (Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction) Act 2002, Elisa Nichols

IMPACT! Issue 68

2002 - Download Issue

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Australian Capital Territory Proposed Bill of Rights

Western Australian Laws: Making a Photographic or Video Recording, Sandra Boulter

Public availability of information under the IFOA process, Paul Toni

International Law - Part 2: Precautionary Principle, Gillian Walker

Sustainable Development and Exercise of Judicial Discretion, Elisa Nichols

IMPACT! Issue 67

2002 - Download Issue

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Hindmarsh Island Bridge: Defamation Case, Mark Parnell

Law Review: Victorian Environmental Assessment Review, Rebecca Hoare

Land Clearing and Law Reform: Synoposis of the paper delivered at the EDO Conference Sydney July 2002, Jo Bragg

International Law - Part 1: Sustainable Development, Gillian Walker

Trade Practices Act review, Paul Toni

IMPACT! Issue 66

2002 - Download Issue

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Where’s Wally?: The EPBC Act and its impact on local government, Jeff Smith

The Collingwood Bay case: Protection of the environment and indigenous rights in PNG, Elisa Nichols

The Commonwealth and land clearing,  Jeff Smith

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IMPACT! Issue 65

2002 - Download Issue

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Land clearing: reforming the law in WA,  Michael Bennett

Environmental rights: Are there implications for Australian law?, Dr Nicola Pain

Endocrine disruption: gambling with human health?, Steve Wawrzonek

Security for costs revisited: Melville v Craig Nowlan & Associates Pty Ltd & Anor [2002] NSWCA 32,  Debbie Phillips

Animal activism trumps corporate privacy: Australian Broadcasting Corporation v Lenah Game Meats Pty ltd [2201] HCA 63,  Steven Wawrzonek

IMPACT! Issue 64

2001 - Download Issue

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Significant Impact: First trial under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (1999), Elisa Nichols

Velvet Worms Vs Woodchips: Landmark Decision on Forestry and Threatened Species in Tasmania’s Resource Management and Planning System, Stephen Hall

The new law governing genetically modified organisms, Warren Kalinko

Court Inquiry leaves Unanswered Questions, Chris Norton

Security for costs - a worrying trend?, Dr Nicola Pain

IMPACT! Issue 63

2001 - Download Issue

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A critique of the Commonwealth’s renewable energy law, Warren Kalinko

Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act Wildlife Amendments, Aviva Gulley

Corporate Code of Conduct, Chris Norton

Planning for Urban Bushland, Tim Holden

IMPACT! Issue 62

2001 - Download Issue

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Plan First, Court Case Later, Tim Holden and Chris Norton

Senate Committee Heritage report: Commonwealth’s heritage scheme strongly criticised, Marc Allas

Global Chemical Treaty means Australia must act on dioxin, Matt Ruchel

Pacific Youth Environment Network Calls For Global Action, Viisti Dickens

The Fraser Island Dingo Case, Chris McGrath

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IMPACT! Issue 61

2001 - Download Issue

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WA Mining Warden finds hidden treasures at Cape Range: Finesky Holdings Pty Ltd v Australian Speleological Federation (Inc) & Others [2001] WAMW 1, Sandra Boulter

First third party test of EPBC Act: Carol Jeanette Booth v. Rohan Brien Bosworth [2000] FCA 1878, Elisa Nichols and Rob Stevenson

Tasmanian bilateral agreement signed, Louise Blazejowska

New Commonwealth heritage scheme unveiled, Louise Blazejowska

Blue Mountains listed as World Heritage, Marc Allas

Integrated natural resource management in NSW?, Tim Holden

East Timor: building a new country, Lisa A Ogle

IMPACT! Issue 60

2000 - Download Issue

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A Brave New World? Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, Louise Blazejowska

EPBC Act - A Dramatic Improvement, Jamie Pittock

What role should the Commonwealth play in protecting the environment - leadership or crisis management?, John Connor and Michael Kerr

Public participation in the referrals process under the EPBC Act, Sophie Chapple

The long arm of the law: extra-territorial regulation of Australian corporations, Lisa Ogle

Book Review: “Water Law”: D.E. Fisher, LBC Information Services, Sydney 2000, Tim Holden

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IMPACT! Issue 59

2000 - Download Issue

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The Implementation of Ecologically Sustainable and Appropriate Development, Marc Allas

Not waving, drowning! EDO Analysis of the Water Management Bill 2000 (NSW), Tim Holden

Litigation made easy? The New Federal Magistrates Court up and running, Andrew Macdonald

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IMPACT! Issue 58

2000 - Download Issue

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The Commonwealth Government and Environment Protection Obligations: A critique of the present legal framework, Dr Cecilia O’Brien

Ministerial Directions - Legal Obligations or Mere Statements of Principle?, Louise Byrne

Community Road Kill: Standing issues in North Queensland, Michael McNamara

Regulating a Brave New Genetically Modified World, Donald K Anton

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 57

2000 - Download Issue

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Tuna Feedlots, ESD and the Burden of Proof, Mark Parnell

A Brave New Genetically Modified World? A Look at the Gene Technology Bill 2000 (Cth), Donald K Anton

Australia’s new nuclear watchdog – has it got teeth?, Jean McSorley

Environmental Reporting at the Crossroads, Marc Allas

The New Queensland Vegetation Management Act 1999, Jo-Anne Bragg

IMPACT! Issue 56

1999 - Download Issue

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A New Green Agenda – New Commonwealth Environmental Laws: A Review of the EDO Network Conference, Tim Holden and Katherine Wells

The Southern Bluefin Tuna Cases: Provisional Measures and the Precautionary Approach, Donald K Anton

The Draft National Framework for the Management and Monitoring of Australia’s Native Vegetation, Donald K Anton

EDO Network Response to the Consultation paper Issued by Environment Australia: “Regulation and Guidelines under the EPBC Act 1999, Katherine Wells

An Overview of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999: A State’s Perspective, John Scanlon and Megan Dyson

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IMPACT! Issue 55

1999 - Download Issue

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The Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Commonwealth): An EDO Perspective, Katherine Wells

A Year of Integrated Development Assessment: What Has Been Achieved?, Chris Norton

Subverting the Rule of Law? Retrospective Legislation in NSW Environmental Planning, Chris Norton

Upcoming WTO 3rd Ministerial Conference: Conspicuous Absence of Environmental Concern, Donald K Anton

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IMPACT! Issue 54

1999 - Download Issue

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Security for Costs – Restricting Justice to the Wealthy?, Chris Norton

Review of NSW’s Strategic Land-use Planning Legislation, Katherine Wells,

Industrial Chemicals, NICNAS and Confidential Listing: Time to Open the Doors, Don Anton

Queensland Code Assessment, Joanne Bragg and Fleur Kingham

Papua New Guinea Landowners Win Damages for Illegal Logging, Lisa Ogle

Book Review: The Environmental Law Handbook 3rd Edition, Marc Allas

IMPACT! Issue 53

1999 - Download Issue

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Towards Ecologically Sustainable Development: Benchmarking Corporate Performance and the Company Law review Act 1998, Donald K Anton

Greening the Warden’s Court: Michael Bennett

Tricky Legal Business: The Impact of Legal processes on the Campaign Against the Hindmarsh Island Bridge, Greg Ogle

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IMPACT! Issue 52

1998 - Download Issue

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Community Land Goes Back to the People, Chris Norton

Safe Speech, Bruce Donald

Reforming the Aquaculture Approval Process in South Australia, Mark Parnell

Regulatory Flexibility, James Johnson

Aboriginal Ownership of National Parks in NSW, Tim Moore

Access to Justice – Are you Getting Enough?, James Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 51

1998 - Download Issue

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Bill Fails Environment Test: The Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Bill 1998, Katherine Wells

Leaving it in the Ground is Hard Yakka: Update on Jabiluka Uranium Mine Protests: Robin Dyall

New Visions for NSW National Parks: James Tedder

Go West! Review of the NSW Western Lands Act, Jamie Pittock

All Washed Up – Integrated Protection and Management of Australia’s Oceans for the 21st Century, Andrew Sorensen

Public Access to Government Documents, James Johnson

Book review: Global Spin: The Corporate Assault on Environmentalism, Katherine Wells

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 50

1998 - Download Issue

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Environmental Laws for the 21st Century: What Role for the Commonwealth, Donald K Anton

How Will the New Native Vegetation Laws Work? Critique from Environmental Lobby, Jamie Pittock

International Investment and the Environment: A Look at the Draft Multilateral Agreement on Investment, Donald K Anton

Public Participation Under the ACT’s New Environment Protection Law, Rosemary Budavari

Local Government Amendment Bill 1998: Pecuniary Interest Refined, Andrew Burke

IMPACT! Issue 49

1998 - Download Issue

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No, You May Not Approach the Bench: Clamping Down on Public Interest Environmental Law, Donald K Anton

More than an Empty Principle?  The Precautionary Principle and the New Queensland Integrated Planning Act, Jo-Anne Bragg

What’s Sauce for the Goose is Sauce for the Gander: Regulating the Commonwealth Through NEPMs, Donald K Anton

Agricultural Land Use: Sustainable Agriculture in Tasmania, Susan Gunter

Environmental Action in the NSW Parliament, Katherine Wells

Heritage Legislation in NSW – Past, Present & Future, Stephen Gow

Book Review: Environmental Incentives. Australian Experience with Economic Instruments for Environmental Management, Environmental Economics Research Paper No 5, Andrew Sorensen

IMPACT! Issue 48

1997 - Download Issue

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Approve First – Assess Later: Is Commonwealth Environmental Impact Assessment an Empty Ritual?, Andrew Sorensen

The Need for Reform: Biodiversity Conservation and the Commonwealth Endangered Species Protection Act 1992, Andrew Sorensen

Development Approvals, Cassowaries and the Nature Conservation Act, Rowan Silva

Native Vegetation Conservation Bill, NSW, David Galpin

Book Review: Applying the Precautionary Principle, Lisa Ogle

IMPACT! Issue 47

1997 - Download Issue

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Environmental Protection in Australia: The Need to Realize Commonwealth Potential, Donald K Anton

Making Objections Under the Mining Act (Northern Territory), Robin Dyall

Business Attacks Public Interest Litigation, James Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 46

1997 - Download Issue

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Paying the Environmental Public Interest Litigation Bill: A Look at Australian Law Reform Commission Report No 75, Donald K Anton

Major Changes Proposed to NSW Planning Laws: The NSW EDO’s Submission on the Draft Integrated Development Assessment Bill, Katherine Wells

Pollution Laws: For Better or Worse?, James Johnson

The NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act: Key Issues for the Review of the Act, Katherine Wells

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 45

1997 - Download Issue

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Dugongs and Developers: Why People Get Confused by the Law, James Johnson

Protection of the Environment Operations Bill 1996: Keeping the Public in the Dark, Lisa Ogle

Commonwealth/State Roles Responsibilities for the Environment, James Johnson

Native Vegetation Protection on Hold, Jamie Pittock

A Trickle Through the Floodgates: Applications for Leave Under S.25 Environmental Offences & Penalties Act 1989, Andrew Sorensen

The Justification for Environmental Defender’s Offices, David Mossop

IMPACT! Issue 44

1996 - Download Issue

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Streamlining Approvals: The NSW Government Green Paper, James Johnson

Time Limitations on Land and Environment Court Actions, David Galpin

They're Changing the Defamation Laws Again. Is this Good for the Environment?, Bruce Donald

Book Review: Environmental Politics and Institutional Change, Nicola Franklin

Plus case and policy updates

IMPACT! Issue 43

1996 - Download Issue

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Managing Contaminated Land in New South Wales: Proposals for a New Legislative and Administrative Framework, James Johnson

The Significance of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Susan Stanton

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act - a Critique, Andrew Sorensen

Case Notes on Recent Interlocutory Injunctions in the Land and Environment Court

Book Review: Environmental Impact Assessment in Australia: Theory and Practice, Ian Thomas

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IMPACT! Issue 42

1996 - Download Issue

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Who Can Sue? A Review of the Law of Standing: Standing in Environmental Matters, Maria Comino

Update on Standing, James Johnson

Waste Reform Process Gathers Momentum, Paddy Manning

The Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 – What Does it Mean in Practice?, James Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 41

1996 - Download Issue

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Prevention is Better than Cure: Toxic Chemical Pollution, Community Right-to-Know and Toxics Use Reduction, Ian Clyde

Energy Revolution, Jeff Angel

Timber Plantations (Harvest Guarantee) Act 1995 – A Threat to Native Forests, James Johnson

Civil Remedies Under the Environmental Offences and Penalties Act (EOPA) 1989, Warren Kalinko

Plus case updates

IMPACT! Issue 40

1995 - Download Issue

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The Public Flouting of the Law: Contempt Proceedings in the Public Interest, Lisa Ogle

Recent Developments in Commonwealth Assessment, James Johnson

Clinical Legal Education – The Australian Approach, Donald K Anton

Nothing to Lose but our Surfers: Public Interest Environmental Law and the Reform of the Legal Aid System in England and Wales, Vicky Phillips

Commonwealth Environmental Decision: A Guide to Participation, James Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 39

1995 - Download Issue

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The Public Flouting of the Law: Contempt Proceedings in the Public Interest, Lisa Ogle

Recent Developments in Commonwealth Assessment, James Johnson

Clinical Legal Education – The Australian Approach, Donald K Anton

Nothing to Lose but our Surfers: Public Interest Environmental Law and the Reform of the Legal Aid System in England and Wales, Vicky Phillips

Commonwealth Environmental Decision: A Guide to Participation, James Johnson

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IMPACT! Issue 38

1995 - Download Issue

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The Justice Statement – Good News for EDOs, Maria Comino

Amendment to the Administrative Procedures, James Johnson

Submission on Costs Rules, Maria Comino

Who Regulates Helicopter Noise?, James Johnson

International Treaties and Legitimate Expectations: Minister for Immigration and Ethnic Affairs v Ah Hin Teoh, Angus Finney

Collateral Abuse of Process, Malicious Prosecution and Civil SLAPP Suits, Chris Kelly

IMPACT! Issue 37

1995 - Download Issue

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Tasmanian Conservation Trust Inc v the Minister for Resources & Gunnsd Ltd, James Johnson

Behind the Woodchips – “Special Interest” Defined, Maria Comino

A Brief History of SLAPP Suits, Anthony Reilly

IMPACT! Issue 36

1994 - Download Issue

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Planning for Inland Rivers, J F Whitehouse

More Talk About Water, Maria Comino

IMPACT! Issue 35

1994 - Download Issue

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Access to Justice, Maria Comino

National Pollutant Inventory, David Mossop and James Johnson

EP&A Act Regulation Review, James Johnson

IMPACT! Issue 34

1994 - Download Issue

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Environmental protection and the role of the Court of Criminal Appeal, Melinda Murray

The Micalo Island case, Maria Comino

Case note: Caltex Oil (Australia) Ltd v Kempsey Council and ors

Case note: Broken Head Protection Committee and Peter Helman v Byron Council and Batson Sand & Gravel Pty Ltd

IMPACT! Issue 33

1994 - Download Issue

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1993 amendments to the approvals process – helping speculative developers, John Connor

SEPP 37 – the government responds to Vaughan-Taylor, Maria Comino

Why are environmentalists afraid of property rights?, Gary L Sturgess

Case note: Re Minister for the Environment (WA); Ex parte South West Forests Defence Foundation (Inc)

IMPACT! Issue 32

1993 - Download Issue

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Environmental policy making – insiders, outsiders and other tales, Stephen Keim

Leave applications under s.25 of the Environmental Offences and Penalties Act, David Mossop

IMPACT! Issue 31

1993 - Download Issue

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Legal Aid cuts – the effect on public interest environmental law, Maria Comino

Finality and certainty of development consent conditions, Glynis Bartley

ICRAF – Papua New Guinea’s first environmental and human rights legal office

IMPACT! Issue 30

1993 - Download Issue

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A win for the EPA is a loss for the environment, David Mossop

A major mining project is fast tracked in the Northern Territory, but at what cost?, Freya Dawson

Case note: Hancock Byatt & Associates Pty Limited v Wyong Shire Council

Case note: Citizens Airport Environment Association Inc v Maritime Services Board and Anor

IMPACT! Issue 29

1993 - Download Issue

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The National Pollutant Inventory – a test for co-operative federalism, David Mossop

Special feature – Costs in public interest litigation
The new cost of public interest litigation in New South Wales, Christopher McElwain

Award and distribution of costs in public interest litigation – Alaska’s Experience, Justin Hogan-Doran

Awarding costs against unsuccessful public interest litigants – Reese v Alberta, David Mossop

Awarding Indemnity costs in public interest litigation – AFCO v Tobacco Institute of Australia

IMPACT! Issue 28

1993 - Download Issue

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Legal Aid Axed, James Johnson

Rivers in Crisis

Inland Rivers: Regulatory Strategies for Sustainable Management

Natural Resources Package Promotes Environmental Disputes

Report: Biodiversity Seminar

The 1992 Public Interest Law Conference – Who is Responsible? Accountability in the 1990s, Chris McElwain

IMPACT! Issue 27

1992 - Download Issue

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Who is Running the EPA?, David Mossop

Public Participation in Environmental Decision-Making, David Robinson

Interview with Nicola Pain

Forestry and Mining in Paua New Guinea, Louisa de Farranti

Launch of “Environment and the Law”

IMPACT! Issue 26

1992 - Download Issue

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The Earth Summit – a Brief Report, Nicola Pain

Summary of NELA-EDO Conference 18-19 June 1992

IMPACT! Issue 25

1992 - Download Issue

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Mines Are Subject to Environmental Laws – Batting for Overdue recognition, Maria Comino

The First All-Asian Public Interest Law Conference, Sri Lanka 1-7 December 1991: Two reports

Easing the Way for Hazardous and Offensive Development – SEPP 33, Rinke Schoneveld

IMPACT! Issue 24

1991 - Download Issue

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Environmental Impact Assessment and Community Perceptions, James Johnson

Toxic and Hazardous Chemicals – Legal Needs and Services, Chris Shanahan

Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act (EPCRTKA): A Brief Overview, Margaret Hurley

Case Note: Queensland Wetlands  Decision

Village Owned and Run, Small Scale, Low Technology Tourist Development in Fiji: Sanasana Village – A Brief Case Study, Mark Blanche

IMPACT! Issue 23

1991 - Download Issue

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Bangkok Conference: Environmental Responsibility Across International Boundaries, David Robinson

Impact Interviews Craig Hardy

Applying Mediation techniques to Environmental Issues, James Johnson

IMPACT! Issue 22

1991 - Download Issue

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Your Rights and Designated Development, Jenifer Kohout and David Robinson

The Centre for International Environmental Law, Nicola Pain

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide, Nicola Pain and James Johnson

The Emergence of International Environmental Law, Nicola Pain

Seminar: Mary O’Brien in Australia

IMPACT! Issue 21

1991 - Download Issue

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How to Find Out Information on Development Issues, David Robinson and Len Karp

Endangered Species Protection in the Solomon Islands, David Robinson

Profile: David O’Donnell

State Pollution Control Commission Prosecutions 1980-90, David Mossop

IMPACT! Issue 20

1990 - Download Issue

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A Victory for SEPP 14 – and for Community Involvement, James Johnson

Seminar Report: Legislating for Endangered Species, Maria Comino

Proposed Reform of the Clean Waters Act 1970, David Robinson

IMPACT! Issue 19

1990 - Download Issue

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Environmental Management Challenges in Italy and Australia, David Robinson

Report: Water Quality Seminar 9 October 1990

Report: Mediation Conference 10 October 1990

Report: International Environmental Law Workshop, Cairns, August 1990

IMPACT! Issue 18

1990 - Download Issue

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The South East Forests of New South Wales: Legal Implications, Nicola Pain

The Law and the South East Forest Campaign, Jeff Angel

The Greening of Australia’s Politicians – Part 1, Jill Vidler

IMPACT! Issue 17

1990 - Download Issue

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Some Developments on the Standing Front – Recent Cases, Leonard Karp and Nicola Pain

Hazardous and Offensive Development: A Comment on the Draft State Environmental Planning Policy, Rinke Schoneveld

IMPACT! Issue 16

1990 - Download Issue

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1989 – The Year in Review, Nicola Pain

An Environmental Public Interest Office in Moscow: Environmental Law: A Soviet Perspective, Elena Kirillova

Some Remarks on the Ozone Protection Act 1988 (CTH) and the Environmental Offences & Penalties Act 1989 (CTH), J G Taberner

IMPACT! Issue 15

1989 - Download Issue

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Environmental Offences and Penalties Bill, Angus Martyn

NELA/LAWASIA International Conference on Environmental Law: A Brief Summary, Judith A Preston

IMPACT! Issue 14

1989 - Download Issue

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New Freedom of Information Law in NSW, Peter Prineas

Batting for Non-pecuniary Interests in Queensland, Maria Comino

IMPACT! Issue 13

1989 - Download Issue

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Environmental Law in the USA – A Legal Clinic Experience: Western Natural Resources Law Clinic University of Oregon, Nicola Pain

IMPACT! Issue 12

1988 - Download Issue

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Regent Theatre Cases an Account of the Battle to Save an Item of Environmental Heritage, Elena Kirillova

The Lemonthyme and Southern Forests Case, Josephine Kelly

Cost Order in the Land & Environment Court: Recent Developments, Nicola Pain

IMPACT! Issue 11

1988 - Download Issue

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Standing: Recent Developments and Future Possibilities, Linda Pearson

The Discretion of Judges to Grant or Refuse Relief in the Land and Environment Court, Nicola Pain

IMPACT! Issue 10

1988 - Download Issue

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Forestry Commission Brought to Heel, Ben Boer

IMPACT! Issue 9

1988 - Download Issue

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An Introduction to the Wilderness Act 1987 (NSW), Brian Preston

Some Observations on Section III Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, John G Taberner

Legal Aid in Environmental Matters, John Walker

IMPACT! Issue 8

1987 - Download Issue

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The Environmental Defenders Office - Three Years On, Linda Pearson

Future Demands on Environmental Legislation, Peter McClellan QC

Environmental Law: The Year in Review, David Farrier

IMPACT! Issue 7

1987 - Download Issue

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Wyan Quarry Case: Some Gains, Some Losses, Nicola Pain

Editorial: Public Interest Litigation: Some Inspiring Words from India

EDO Seminar: Transboundary Air Pollution

IMPACT! Issue 6

1987 - Download Issue

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Freedom of Information: The Costs and Difficulties, Elena Kirillova

Should Your Association Incorporate?, Terry Mehigan

Recent Development of Heritage in New South Wales, Ben Boer

IMPACT! Issue 5

1987 - Download Issue

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Interlocutory Injunctions: Lessons to be Learned from the Wintergarden Case, Peter Comans

Recent Legislative Reform, Bernard Dunne

IMPACT! Issue 4

1986 - Download Issue

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Court’s Discretion Limited where Mandatory, Public Interest Requirements Breached

Recent Public Interest Cases: Lessons to be Learned

IMPACT! Issue 3

1986 - Download Issue

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1985 Qld. Kangaroo Program Not Approved

Residents’ Standing in Court Upheld

Total Environment Centre Woodchipping Conference

EPA Act Not Inconsistent with CTH Act

IMPACT! Issue 2

1986 - Download Issue

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EPA Act Amendments Implications for Public Participation, Patricia Ryan

IMPACT! Issue 1

1986 - Download Issue

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Community Participation in Monitoring: A Precedent

Proposed Nature Reserve Saved But for How Long?