Mr Clark also welcomed the appointment of the Honourable Justice James Joshua Edelman to fill Justice Kiefel's seat on the High Court.
In 2011, Justice Edelman was appointed to the Supreme Court of Western Australia and was appointed to his current position as Judge of the Federal Court of Australia in April 2015.
Before her appointment, Justice Gordon worked as a judge of the Federal Court of Australia and practised in state and federal courts principally in commercial, equity, taxation and general civil matters.
"Every step in her distinguished career is a step that she took on merit, as acknowledged by her peers and colleagues and contemporaries", Attorney-General George Brandis said.
Justice Kiefel will be sworn in as Chief Justice on 30 January 2017.
His Honour was appointed Chief Justice in 2008 and served as judge of the Federal Court of Australia from 1986 to 2008.
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"He was born on the 9 January 1974 so he is a different generation to most of the other judges of the high court, but he was a professor of law at Oxford at the age of 34".
"Prior to her her appointment, Justice Kiefel was already a trailblazer for women in the legal profession", said Law Council president Stuart Clark. She will replace Chief Justice Robert French, who will retire early next year.
"Justice Kiefel's talent and commitment to her profession has taken her to Australia's highest judicial office", he said.
She also ruled on Labor's plain packaging laws for tobacco companies, and on the ACT's controversial gay marriage law. "The issues that come before the high court affect many aspects of the life of the nation", she said. French had been "an exemplary leader" of the court over the past eight years.
"The breadth of his achievements to date are all the more remarkable by his relative youth".
The High Court now boasts three women on the seven-judge bench, following the appointment of Justice Michelle Gordon previous year.
Foxconn, meanwhile, was employing some 690,000 workers in China as of the end of April, equal to the entire population of Detroit. That might be a far-fetched thought, but Apple has reportedly considered the idea of manufacturing iPhones in the America.
The bomb that detonated in New York's Chelsea neighborhood injured over 30 people and caused millions of dollars in damage. A 30-count indictment against the Elizabeth resident and federal terror suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami, a.k.a.
Sanctions could go as far as having points deducted in their World Cup qualifying group but a fine is considered more likely. Rules forbid political statements on jersey's. "But you've got to admire both Scotland and England for doing what they did".
The laptop has an Intel Core i7, a 4k display, 16 GB of RAM, 1 TB of HDD storage, 256 of SSD, and a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M GPU. This is the standard price for the 500 GB model and it is expected to go down on Black Friday , according to GameSpot .
Comey said he was briefed Thursday about that development and told Congress on Friday that investigators had found the emails. The agency is reportedly set to review 650,000 emails on Weiners laptop, which could take weeks.
That includes access to the entire Amazon Music Unlimited catalog that's tens of millions deep and personalized recommendations. However, Amazon smartly leverages its connected assistant Alexa to bring its own unique take on music streaming.
Even though the yuan has depreciated 6.2% against the US dollar this year, China's exports have not picked up (see chart). After the victory of Donald Trump on the United States presidential election yuan fell by 1.5% against the dollar.
The franchise played at the suburban Pontiac Silverdome for a decade before moving to the Palace of Auburn Hills in 1988. Beginning in 2017-2018 season, the Pistons will call Little Caesars Arena , which is still under construction, home.
Next season will mark the first year the Pistons played in the city of Detroit since the 1977-78 season at Cobo Arena. It's planned to be fully operational and ready for the start of Red Wings training camp in September of 2017.
Rostov then restored their lead in the 66th minute when Noboa curled home a sublime free-kick to the far post, 3-2. The defeat in the round of last resort from Borussia Dortmund 1: 0, reflected in the standings of the Bavarians.
Talks of a Floyd Mayweather , Conor McGregor fight will always be around the corner as long Conor McGregor keeps winning. Shortly thereafter, boxing's retired pound-for-pound king bristled at comparisons to the "Notorious" Irishman.
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Obama: I'll Speak Out Against Trump If I Have to
Chaos briefly ensued, but the press detail finally caught up with Obama as he arrived at his hotel, the Associated Press reported. Pompeo has said that fellow Republicans investigating the death of the Libyan ambassador in Benghazi went too easy on Clinton.
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Congressman Daniel Webster of Florida said Pence told Republicans the next year won't be the slow process they're used to. The wholesale shake-up of Trump's team, including Christie's ouster, forced Pence to sign new documents required by law.
Crowley Not Ruling Out Challenge to Pelosi
Tim Ryan on Thursday wrote a letter to his colleagues in the House, announcing his intention to challenge California Rep. By contrast, a spokesman for Congressman David Cicilline, first elected in 2010, said Thursday he remains behind Pelosi.
Patriots' defense deficient in 1st game without Collins
It wasn't the Super Bowl , but this time Seattle Seahawks survived the dramatic closing seconds against the New England Patriots. Gronkowski had a fumble overturned, and rookie Cyrus Jones lost a kick return that was recovered by teammate Nate Ebner.
From cash crunch to space crunch
No bank will exchange the abolished notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 from customers of other banks. The queues have shortened", Rishi said.
Most Americans plan to skip Thanksgiving Day sales
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