Green light to file floods class action
Queensland flood victims are an important step closer to being able to claim compensation for losses suffered, with litigation funder IMF Australia and Maurice Blackburn Lawyers confirming all conditions had been met for funding of the class action to proceed.
Asbestos disease awareness week events
Asbestos support groups, unions, lawyers and community organisations will be involved in a range of activities next week to mark National Asbestos Disease Awareness Week, 24-30 November.
Friday, 15 November 2013
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Class action myths exposed: Productivity Commission submission
A competitive litigation funding market will create greater economic certainty for defendants and help boost economic productivity by promoting proper corporate disclosure, according to the head of the nation's largest Class Actions plaintiff law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Kinglake-Kilmore East bushfire trial update
After patiently waiting more than four years, victims of the devastating 2009 Victorian Black Saturday bushfire through Kinglake-Kilmore East today finally got their day in court.
Joint statement of Maurice Blackburn and McDonalds Australia
The parties wish to announce that agreement has been reached to settle the Supreme Court proceedings by McDonald's Australia against eight defendants as well as the people for whom they were appointed as representatives by the Court. The proceedings concerned protest activities regarding construction of a McDonald's outlet in Tecoma.