Australian Federation of Islamic Councils Inc v United Muslims of New South Wales Inc [2021] NSWCA 311 (15 December 2021) (Bathurst CJ, Bell P and Meagher JA)


Catchwords:


ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS – rights, duties and liabilities of members – committees – association constitutions – whether an unincorporated association was capable of being a State Council under the AFIC Constitution – where the unincorporated association was a group of individuals

ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS – meetings – validity – association constitutions – whether UMNSW was removed as the State Council – whether the meeting at which the resolution removing UMNSW as State Council was properly convened

ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS – meetings – validity – association constitutions – whether UMNSW was replaced as the State Council by an elected committee of individuals

ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS – rights, duties and liabilities of members – election of members – association constitutions – whether an elected person was duly appointed as delegate of the State Council under the AFIC Constitution