Federal Court (Full Court). Section 55ZF of the Judiciary Act 1903 (Cth) provides that the Attorney-General may issue "Legal Services Directions" that are to apply generally to Commonwealth legal work. Section 55ZG provides that some persons or bodies such as the Commonwealth "must comply with Legal Services Directions". Is a breach of one of those directions, the Model Litigant Principles, actionable?
The Full Court of the Federal Court (FCAFC) answered that question as follows:
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