Draft class actions practice note
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the draft Class Actions Practice Note. The Class Actions Committee (CAC) and the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Committee in the Law Council’s Federal Litigation and Dispute Resolution Section have provided the comments below. The CAC’s members are eminent specialists in the practice and procedure of class actions in Australia and include those who regularly act for both applicants and respondents. Similarly, the ADR Committee members are ADR experts. The Law Council is the national peak body for the legal profession. Further information about the Law Council is at Attachment A.