2014

Monday, 24 November 2014
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Australia’s biggest food safety case settles for $25 million The biggest payout for a food safety case in Australian legal history has been reached by class action experts Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, with the manufacturer, exporter and distributor of Bonsoy soy milk agreeing to compensate victims with a record $25 million.
Sunday, 23 November 2014
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Appeal set to be heard for Australian-born baby Ferouz A Federal Court appeal will be heard tomorrow in Brisbane, in a landmark legal case for a one year-old Australian-born baby currently living in detention, who is seeking the right to apply for a protection visa.
Wednesday, 19 November 2014
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Crossbench support for tougher financial advice reforms welcome Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed the support of crossbench senators in standing up for tougher future financial advice reforms, saying the move was an important step in ensuring greater protection for Australian consumers.
Tuesday, 18 November 2014
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Court approves application paving path to bank fees settlement The Federal Court has today approved orders to help facilitate settlement negotiations in the bank fees class action against the National Australia Bank.
Friday, 14 November 2014
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Class action facts blow business fear-mongering campaign away New class actions research released by Monash University’s Professor Vince Morabito has today blown a hole in the ongoing fear campaign against class actions.
Friday, 14 November 2014
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Fight for Australian-born baby Ferouz heads to Canberra Lawyers for Australian-born baby Ferouz will today appear before a Senate Inquiry in Canberra in a bid to stop proposed legislative amendments that will see Australian-born babies forcibly transferred to Nauru.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Class action experts to examine what Vocation knew and when After being contacted by dozens of affected shareholders, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Australia’s leading class action law firm, is investigating a shareholder class action regarding Vocation Limited’s (VET) share price collapse two weeks ago.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Maurice Blackburn is Pro Mo! This year Maurice Blackburn Lawyers are once again throwing the firm’s support behind Movember in an effort to promote men’s mental and physical health.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Tuesday, 11 November 2014
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Legal bid to stop Metro from operating trains with no headlights Law firm Maurice Blackburn has launched a legal challenge to stop Metro from allowing passenger trains to run with no working headlights.
Friday, 7 November 2014
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Trial date set for Queensland floods class action victims Today, the Supreme Court of New South Wales handed down orders providing for a timetable leading to a trial date of 18 July, 2016, for the Queensland floods class action.
Thursday, 6 November 2014
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Baby Ferouz spends first birthday behind razor wire – and taxpayers pick up the tab An Australian-born baby with a Queensland birth certificate will today spend his first birthday behind razor wire, having spent his entire life living in detention.