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Legal Services Expenditure Report 2010-11

Office of the Australian Information Commissioner*

All figures inclusive of GST

Totals

Total Costs Recovered $1,500.00
Total External Legal Services Expenditure $54,028.75
Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure $122,519.96
Total (External + Internal) Expenditure $176,548.71

Summary of External Legal Services Expenditure

Total value of briefs to Counsel (A) $0.00
Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel) (B) $0.00
Total value of professional fees paid (C) $54,028.75
Total External Legal Services Expenditure (A + B + C) $54,028.75

Counsel

Number of briefs to male counsel 0
Number of briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of briefs to counsel 0
Number of direct briefs to male counsel 0
Number of direct briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of direct briefs to counsel 0
Total value of briefs to male counsel (including direct briefs) $0.00
Total value of briefs to female counsel (including direct briefs) $0.00
Total value of briefs to Counsel (A) $0.00

Disbursements

Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel) (B) $0.00

Professional Fees

Australian Human Rights Commission $18,720.10
Australian Government Solicitor $22,407.66
Clayton Utz $12,900.99
Total value of professional fees paid (C) $54,028.75

*Note: The OAIC commenced operations on 1 November 2010. This report is for the period 1 November 2010 to 30 June 2011.

 

Office of the Privacy Commissioner**

All figures inclusive of GST

Totals

Total Costs Recovered $0.00
Total External Legal Services Expenditure $50,932.74
Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure $0.00
Total (External + Internal) Expenditure $50,932.74***

Summary of External Legal Services Expenditure

Total value of briefs to Counsel (A) $0.00
Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel) (B) $188.50
Total value of professional fees paid (C) $50,744.24
Total External Legal Services Expenditure (A + B + C) $50,932.74

Counsel

Number of briefs to male counsel 0
Number of briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of briefs to counsel 0
Number of direct briefs to male counsel 0
Number of direct briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of direct briefs to counsel 0
Total value of briefs to male counsel (including direct briefs) $0.00
Total value of briefs to female counsel (including direct briefs) $0.00
Total value of briefs to Counsel (A) $0.00

Disbursements

Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel) (B) $188.50

Professional Fees

Australian Human Rights Commission $42,120.24
Australian Government Solicitor $8,624.00
Total value of professional fees paid (C) $50,744.24

**Note: The Office of the Privacy Commissioner became part of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner on 1 November 2010.  This report is for the period 1 July to 31 October 2010.
*** Note: This figure showed as $51,121.24 on the report submitted to AGD in August 2011 but inadvertently had double counted the disbursements ($188.50).