2014

Monday, 10 February 2014
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Wednesday, 5 February 2014
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Friday, 31 January 2014
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Mine worker burned in cement gumboot incident lodges complaint against mining company Mandalay Resources Employment law experts Maurice Blackburn has lodged a complaint with the Fair Work Commission against Mandalay Resources on behalf of a worker who was sacked just six weeks after he was injured at work.
Thursday, 30 January 2014
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Productivity Commission report on major medical errors – tip of the iceberg say lawyers Medical errors revealed in a Productivity Commission report on Australian public hospitals are likely to be the tip of the iceberg and underestimate the true scale of preventable poor health care outcomes, says Australia’s top medical law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Thursday, 30 January 2014
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Treasury Wine Estates’ shock announcement bolsters class action TWE’s announcement that its first half FY14 earnings will be substantially less than the previous year and that its full year earnings range will be 15 per cent less than previously expected has provoked a furious reaction from investors, with the company’s share price diving 20 per cent by 2pm today.
Sunday, 26 January 2014
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Rise in recreational water injuries prompts calls for mandatory jet ski insurance Jet skiers are among the water thrill seekers most likely to end up in hospital, prompting Maurice Blackburn Lawyers to renew calls for mandatory insurance on jet skis.
Thursday, 23 January 2014
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Maurice Blackburn wins temporary reprieve on disabled workers court action The Federal Government has agreed to hold off from initiating further contact with underpaid intellectually disabled workers who are part of a Maurice Blackburn class action over unfair pay.
Monday, 20 January 2014
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Lawyers for 10,000 intellectually disabled workers to seek court order over Federal Government’s payment scheme Maurice Blackburn Lawyers will today lodge an application for court orders to prevent the Federal Government from misleading intellectually disabled employees into signing away their legal rights.
Monday, 13 January 2014
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Workplace safety experts urge Victorian employers and workers to keep cool during heatwave With the state on the brink of its first summer heatwave, workplace safety advocates are encouraging Victorians to take extra care to keep cool.