Corporations increasing power to Canberra?
LIJ (2008) 82 No 3
Workplace Relations Amendment (Work Choices) Act 2005
The High Court's interpretation of the Constitution has led to the expansion of federal powers. But will any limits remain to prevent further expansion?
New South Wales and Ors v Commonwealth  HCA 52 ; Re Pacific Coal Pty Ltd; Ex parte CFMEU(2000) 203 CLR 346 ; Melbourne Corporation v Commonwealth (1947) 74 CLR 31 ; Strickland v Rocla Concrete Pipes Limited (1971) 124 CLR 468 ; Actors and Announcers Equity Association of Australia and Ors v Fontana FilmsPty Ltd (1982) 150 CLR 169 ;