Trial begins over Muckaty station nuclear waste dump
The historic legal fight over a proposed nuclear waste dump at Muckaty Station in the Northern Territory will go to trial in the Federal Court before Justice North for over five weeks starting Monday 2 June, 2014.
Race law reforms could affect workplace unity
Proposed changes to Australia's racial discrimination laws could have a negative impact on the unity of diverse workplaces, according to leading employment law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Australian-born babies in detention win transfer reprieve
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have welcomed an undertaking overnight that the Immigration Department will not transfer 26 Australian-born babies to offshore detention until their right to remain in Australia is determined in a similar test case.
Qld class action regime a step in the right direction
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed the Queensland Government's commitment to introducing a class actions regime, saying the move was an important step in helping to open access to justice for Queenslanders.