In January this year we reported to you on the first instance Judgment in Pantaenius Australia Pty Ltd v Watkins Syndicate 0457 at Lloyds (Nautilus Marine). The Federal Court found in favour of Pantaenius at first instance and the matter was appealed to the Full Federal Court.
Maritime Union of Australia & Anor v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor  HCA 34
The Maritime Legislation Amendment Act 2015 received Royal assent on 11 December 2015. Schedule 1 commenced on 8 January 2016 and Schedule 2 will commence on 1 March 2016