Thursday, 19 November 2015
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Legal lifeline lowers costs in VW consumer class action Motorists that have been duped in the global Volkswagen emissions scandal will now be given a legal lifeline, offering them access to the Australia’s leading class actions experts, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, to help them hold VW to account for the international emissions rort.
Tuesday, 17 November 2015
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Federal Court grants injunction to neonatal nurse against Box Hill Hospital The Federal Court has today granted an injunction to stop Eastern Health from sacking the Nurse Unit Manager of the Special Care Nursery at Box Hill Hospital. Melissah Burnett is a highly experienced neonatal nurse who has raised serious concerns about practices surrounding the care of newborn babies at Box Hill Hospital’s Special Care Nursery.
Friday, 6 November 2015
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Maurice Blackburn welcomes Victorian Ombudsman’s investigation into handing of workers compensation claims Maurice Blackburn has welcomed a decision by the Victorian Ombudsman to launch an ‘own motion’ investigation into the management of workers compensation claims.
Thursday, 5 November 2015
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Federal Court action begins for Tasmanian Council worker dismissed after 62 years’ service National employment law firm Maurice Blackburn has lodged Federal Circuit Court proceedings against the Launceston City Council over its treatment of an employee with nearly 62 years’ service.
Monday, 2 November 2015
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Friday, 23 October 2015
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NAB remediation scheme for financial planning could deny compensation to affected customers NAB financial planning customers could miss out on compensation for negligent financial planning advice, because of flaws in the company’s remediation scheme, says national law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Thursday, 22 October 2015
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Important and humane changes to help crash victims Road trauma victims across Victoria will stand a better chance of getting their lives back on track thanks to restrictive and inhumane laws limiting or abolishing access to life-changing compensation being repealed by the Victorian Andrews Labor Government.
Friday, 16 October 2015
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Statement on baby deaths at Bacchus Marsh and Melton hospital Maurice Blackburn medical law experts believe significant patient safety breaches at Bacchus Marsh and Melton hospitals could warrant a wider inquiry.
Thursday, 15 October 2015
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County Court appeal lodged over Go-Pro camera case Law firm Maurice Blackburn will continue the fight over the legality of using cameras on motorcycle helmets, with an appeal to the Victorian County Court.
Monday, 12 October 2015
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Court clears way for Cash Converters customers’ compo More than 35,000 Cash Converters borrowers in New South Wales will share in a $23 million payout from Australia’s biggest payday lender, after the Federal Court today approved the settlement secured by class action specialists Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Thursday, 8 October 2015
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Class action now likely in wake of VW’s Australian confirmation Confirmation late today from Volkswagen that approximately 90,000 Australian vehicles will need to be recalled does not address the compensation concerns of affected car owners, meaning a consumer class action is almost certainly now the only avenue for redress.
Thursday, 8 October 2015
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IOOF shareholder class action investigation taken to next level Australia’s leading class action law firm, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, has reached a critical point in its investigation into a class action against listed finance company IOOF, and is inviting institutional and retail investors to register their interest and claims as of today.