Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Tuesday, 29 October 2019
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Proposed industrial manslaughter laws welcomed in Victoria Maurice Blackburn has welcomed tougher workplace safety laws announced by the Andrews Labor Government that will make workplace manslaughter a criminal offence.
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
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New laws a major win for Queensland abuse survivors Maurice Blackburn have welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement that it will extend the definition of abuse to include serious physical and psychological abuse, among other important changes to making claims for civil damages.
Monday, 21 October 2019
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Class action win as Cash Converters coughs up for clients 68,000 Queensland Cash Converters clients have today secured $42.5 million in compensation over allegations the payday lender breached Queensland credit laws.
Friday, 18 October 2019
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ASIC TPD insurance report puts the spotlight on ADL definitions Insurance lawyers have today welcomed an ASIC report into TPD insurance and the claims handling process, saying the report had identified key issues for reform, including harsh and unfair definition terms.
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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Colonial’s MySuper delay draws class action Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, has today a class action on behalf of thousands of MySuper account holders with Colonial First State.
Friday, 11 October 2019
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AWU welcomes court's decision that investigation leading to AFP raids was invalid The AWU has welcomed the Federal Court's ruling that the ROC did not have reasonable grounds to launch an investigation that led to the AFP raiding the AWU's offices.
Tuesday, 1 October 2019
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Increase in organisations joining national Redress Scheme welcome, but more work urgently needed Lawyers for abuse survivors have today welcomed the announcement that more organisations joined the National Redress Scheme, but said there is a long way to go in delivering proper justice for survivors.
Friday, 27 September 2019
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Justice for toddler left with severe disability by children’s hospital After more than a decade of legal battles, a Perth family has had their fight for justice for their severely injured daughter vindicated by the Supreme Court of Western Australia.
Thursday, 26 September 2019
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Ban manufactured stone to protect workers’ lives Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is supporting calls in NSW to ban manufactured stone to protect workers from developing life-threatening silicosis.
Monday, 16 September 2019
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Australian diesel emissions class action sees millions flow back to Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda customers A significant victory for motorists who for years had been trying to pin down the carmaker to get some accountability in Australia.
Friday, 6 September 2019
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Fair Work Commission backs AWU, workers after Esso tried to erode pay and conditions The AWU and Maurice Blackburn Lawyers today welcomed a decision by the Fair Work Commission to block Esso from terminating a long-standing workplace agreement.
Tuesday, 3 September 2019
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Radio Rentals’ $29 million mistake on rent, try, buy A consumer class action on behalf of vulnerable Australians trapped in unfair consumer leases, has secured a $29 million settlement