2012

Wednesday, 23 October 2013
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Employment law expert slams business leaders for peddling industrial relations myths Australian business and sections of the media are responsible for an abysmal standard of debate on industrial relations than occurs ‘without any scientific, factual or empirical basis”, according Josh Bornstein, one of Australia’s leading workplace lawyers.
Wednesday, 19 December 2012
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Time to register for EI class action The deadline to register for a class action for those who suffered financial loss in the 2007 equine influenza outbreak is fast approaching, with individuals and businesses having until this Friday, 21 December to register their interest.
Tuesday, 27 November 2012
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Increase in settlement sum in Nufarm shareholder class action The Federal Court will be asked tomorrow to approve an increased settlement amount in the shareholder class action against agricultural company Nufarm.
Friday, 9 November 2012
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Multi-million dollar settlement reached in NAB CDO class action National class action law firm Maurice Blackburn has reached a settlement on behalf of over 15,000 shareholders who are part of a class action against the National Australia Bank.
Thursday, 1 November 2012
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NSW Asbestos lawyer from Maurice Blackburn takes out top law award Theodora Ahilas, principal in asbestos law at Maurice Blackburn is the winner of the NSW Justice Medal, an annual award from Law and Justice Foundation of NSW.
Tuesday, 23 October 2012
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Public meetings for Murrindindi bushfires class action Maurice Blackburn has recently launched a claim on behalf of people who suffered loss as a result of the 2009 Murrindindi Black Saturday Bushfires.
Thursday, 6 September 2012
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High Court victory for customers in bank fees class action The High Court of Australia has today ruled that unfair bank fees can be considered penalties, in a huge win for customers involved in the class actions being run by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, backed by litigation funder IMF (Australia) Ltd.
Monday, 3 September 2012
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Supreme Court orders widening of NAB toxic debt class action Thousands of investors in one of Australia's biggest banks are today being issued with a fresh invitation to join a shareholder class action currently being run by law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Wednesday, 22 August 2012
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Maurice Blackburn recognised in 2012 Children’s Law Awards Maurice Blackburn has been recognised for its work in the area of social justice after jointly winning the National Award for Outstanding Legal Representation of the Rights and Interests of Children and Young People at the 2012 Children's Law Awards.
Tuesday, 14 August 2012
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Bank fees class action fight hits the High Court today Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, backed by litigation funder IMF (Australia) Ltd, will today take the fight against unfair and excessive bank fees all the way to the High Court of Australia, in a bid to recoup more than $220 million in unfair bank fees for everyday Australians.
Monday, 13 August 2012
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Kilmore East bushfire trial must begin on time Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers in response to comments made by Justice Jack Forrest today.
Tuesday, 7 August 2012
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Murrindindi bushfire class action launched today New evidence revealed in a Coronial brief will form the basis of a major class action launched in the Supreme Court today by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, in relation to the 2009 Black Saturday Murrindindi bushfire that destroyed much of Marysville.