Recent Cases

FBS18 v Minister for Home Affairs [2019] FCAFC 196 (08 November 2019) (Flick, Robertson and Lee JJ)


PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – application for an extension of time and for leave to appeal from a judgment given in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia – where application for judicial review of decision of Immigration Assessment Authority application dismissed by reason of non-appearance of the applicant – where primary judge refused application to reinstate applicant’s application for judicial review – whether sufficient doubt as to the judgment of the primary judge to warrant its reconsideration on appeal as to whether the primary judge failed to consider one or more relevant considerations or whether the primary judge failed to balance the relevant considerations