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Tuesday, 21 November 2017
In the news - Financial Review
Uber faces Victorian taxi industry class action over illegal operation Victorian taxi and hire car drivers are being offered the chance to join a class action against US-based ride sharing giant Uber, with claims operators were slugged because the company was illegally operating in the state for four years.
Friday, 17 November 2017
In the news - Lawyers Weekly
Montara oil spill victims win more time to file class action claim The Federal Court has granted a seaweed farmer from Indonesia more time to prepare his claim as the lead applicant suing an oil company over a devastating oil spill in 2009.
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
In the news - The Guardian
Northern Territory youth detainees able to pursue class action, court rules The federal court will allow young people who were allegedly abused while in the Northern Territory’s youth detention centres to proceed with a class action.
Thursday, 26 October 2017
In the news - The Sydney Morning Herald
'Thousands' to join class action against Peter Dutton over detention regime Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has been hit with another class action lawsuit brought on behalf of asylum seekers detained under Labor and Coalition governments over the past six years.
Sunday, 22 October 2017
In the news - The New Daily
‘Me too’ hashtag highlights only a small part of a larger problem When social media became a sea of two small, devastating words in recent days it unearthed strong emotions.
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
In the news - The Sydney Morning Herald
Brawl looms at Brambles AGM as class action launched Embattled logistics giant Brambles faces a fresh challenge in the shape of a potential $100 million class action over alleged failures to keep investors informed.
Monday, 9 October 2017
In the news - Cairns Post
Far Northerners make more workplace claims than rest of Qld Far North agriculture, forestry and fishing workers have made more compensation claims than the rest of the state.
Monday, 9 October 2017
In the news - Financial Standard
Proceedings filed against CBA in Federal Court Funding for the shareholder class action against the Commonwealth Bank is now unconditional and proceedings have been filed in the Federal Court, marking the beginning of one of the largest shareholder class actions in Australian history.
Friday, 6 October 2017
In the news - The Sydney Morning Herald
What happens if you run a red light and claim someone else was driving Making a false declaration is a criminal offence. If you knowingly make a false declaration you could end up in court, facing far more serious charges than the initial traffic offence.
Friday, 6 October 2017
In the news - Australian Financial Review
Life insurers urge law change so they can pay for medical treatments The $15 billion insurance sector is calling on the federal government to overhaul restrictive legislation which it says stops it from paying for medical treatments to improve customers' general and mental health.
Thursday, 5 October 2017
In the news - Brisbane Times
'They use you and spit you out': Terminal cancer after Australian navy service Graham White not only gave the Australian navy ten years of his labour - that service will now cost him his life.
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
In the news - Lawyers Weekly
Charting new territory The Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2017 recognised the lawyers, law firms and legal teams leading the profession.