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Friday, 12 February 2016
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Friday, 5 February 2016
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Statement in relation to salmonella-laced lettuce Maurice Blackburn has received several consumer rights inquiries in relation to the outbreak of salmonella.
Thursday, 4 February 2016
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Unfair bank fees class action faces ultimate High Court test Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, backed by litigation funder IMF Bentham, will return to the High Court today in a final bid to resolve the bank fees battle for customers, once and for all.
Wednesday, 3 February 2016
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Tougher Qld legionella reporting laws for health facilities a welcome step for patient safety Today’s announcement that the Queensland Government will introduce laws requiring hospitals and aged care facilities to report legionella test results have been welcomed as an important step to better protect patient safety, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers said today.
Monday, 1 February 2016
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Proposed exploited worker reforms welcome but change is needed now warns lawyers for 7-Eleven victims Moves to strengthen legal protections for Australian workers to prevent more 7-Eleven style employment scandals are a good step forward, but there must be bi-partisan support to ensure immediate help for victims of unscrupulous employers, warns leading Industrial Relations law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Friday, 29 January 2016
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National redress scheme for survivors of institutionalised abuse needed now Confirmation today that the Federal Government will lead the development of a national approach to redress for survivors of institutionalised abuse is a welcome, but overdue step according to Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Monday, 25 January 2016
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Celebrate Australia Day safely, public liability lawyer urges Australia Day revellers are being urged to party safely to ensure they do not put the safety of others at risk.
Thursday, 21 January 2016
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Extreme example of workplace sexual harassment at Melbourne law firm set to go to the Australian Human Rights Commission Predatory is how Maurice Blackburn’s employment law expert has described the sexual harassment of a Melbourne law firm employee whose boss sent her photos of his erect penis among a continuous stream of unwelcome and sexually explicit text messages.
Thursday, 14 January 2016
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Exploding hoverboards could spark a legal nightmare for manufacturers The must have Christmas gift of 2015 – the hoverboard – could turn into a legal nightmare for the toys’ manufacturers, warns leading personal injury law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.