Media statements

Wednesday, 5 August 2015
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Urgent consultation needed on abolition of NSW Dust Diseases Board Law firm Maurice Blackburn, which represents people suffering from asbestos and dust diseases, has called on the NSW Government to undertake urgent consultation over its decision to abolish the Dust Diseases Board.
Tuesday, 4 August 2015
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Marriage equality push to “invite Tony” to gay weddings Prime Minister Tony Abbott could soon be on the guest list of hundreds of same-sex weddings around Australia as part of a new campaign to support marriage equality.
Thursday, 30 July 2015
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New Queensland Cash Converters class action launched today A new Queensland class action has been filed against Australia’s biggest payday lender Cash Converters, over fresh claims it imposed charges exceeding the legal limits upon tens of thousands of financially struggling Queenslanders.
Tuesday, 28 July 2015
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Statement on Dimity Paul and State Government inquiry into workplace bullying The Andrews Government has now released its report into allegations of bullying and intimidation by Adem Somyurek, State Government minister for Small Business, Innovation and Trade.
Friday, 24 July 2015
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Specialised first aid for motorcyclists – coming to a town near you Motorcyclists wanting to brush up on their first aid skills and learn about accident scene management are invited to attend an affordable first aid management course to be held this year in local towns and cities.
Monday, 29 June 2015
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Maurice Blackburn congratulates nine Qld lawyers on appointments and promotions Maurice Blackburn’s Queensland offices have today congratulated nine lawyers on being promoted to new positions across the State from 1 July 2015.
Monday, 29 June 2015
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Lawyers for asbestos clients welcomes NSW Mr Fluffy plan Leading asbestos law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed the NSW Government’s $250 million voluntary buyback scheme for Mr Fluffy affected homeowners, saying it will provide some much-needed relief to families.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
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Maurice Blackburn appoints three new principals as part of mid-year promotions Leading social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn has promoted three of its lawyers to principal in its latest round of legal promotions.
Thursday, 18 June 2015
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Cash Converters borrowers get early class action payday A $23 million in-principle settlement has been secured by Australia’s leading class action team at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, for around 37,500 New South Wales Cash Converters customers after they were charged up to 633 per cent interest on short-term loans.