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.
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.
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
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
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.
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.