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Thursday, 14 July 2016
In the news - Courier Mail
Comment: Black lung victims have every right to feel angry QUEENSLAND coal miners have been let down for decades by large cracks in a health scheme designed to pick up early signs of black lung disease.
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
In the news - The Sydney Morning Herald
Asbestos disease compensation claim processing times have more than 'halved' The NSW government has reported the average processing time for people with insurance claims for dust diseases has fallen from 136 to 66 days since it made changes to the scheme last year.
Friday, 24 June 2016
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Volkswagen chief apologises to shareholders over emissions scandal The boss of embattled German auto giant Volkswagen has issued an apology to angry shareholders over the emissions cheating scandal that plunged the group into an unprecedented crisis.
Friday, 17 June 2016
In the news - The Australian
Malcolm Turnbull blames 'radical Islamist ideology' for terrorism Mr Turnbull said he had seen first-hand the “devotion, patriotism and dedication” of young Muslim leaders in Australia who continued to “uplift this nation” through the virtues of their faith... Mr Turnbull singled out young Muslim leaders he had met in the past, such as Azmeena Hussain, a senior associate at a Melbourne law firm and campaigner against domestic violence.
Thursday, 9 June 2016
In the news - The New Matilda
Backing The Whistleblowers: Politics, Australia’s Secrecy Laws And Our Criminal Justice System Recent investigations by the Australian Federal Police into alleged breaches of government secrecy laws aimed at protecting Commonwealth government information raise serious questions about whether these laws adversely affect our criminal justice system, writes Tim Conboy, from Maurice Blackburn’s Social Justice Practice.
Wednesday, 8 June 2016
In the news - ABC News
Volkswagen accused of ignoring Australian car owners seeking class action Australian drivers involved in a legal dispute against Volkswagen have accused the auto giant of ignoring them.
Friday, 20 May 2016
In the news - Ten News
Levy on banks to support ASIC In an attempt to fend-off Labor’s plans for a banking Royal Commission, the Federal Government has promised $121 million to give greater powers to the corporate regulator, Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).
Monday, 16 May 2016
In the news - Money Management
Law and order in financial services Advisers could face hefty lawsuits if they are unable to keep pace with regulatory change and capability development. Jassmyn Goh finds out how advisers can avoid legal traps.
Thursday, 12 May 2016
In the news - Sydney Morning Herald