Court clears lease blues

A WESTERN Australian native title specialist has reminded companies operating under State Agreements to be mindful of the way they deal with interests held under those agreements following a High Court of Australia ruling covering large areas of the Goldfields.

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High Court decision clears up considerable uncertainty over lease validity.

The High Court has thrown out a special leave application by the Ngadju People questioning the validity of about 300 mining leases in an area of WA, after the Full Court of Australia this year