Monday, 23 March 2015
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Frankston lawyers and social workers join forces to support people with injury and illness Law firm Maurice Blackburn will host a one-day conference in Frankston on Tuesday 24 March to explore how social workers support people in dealing with injury and illness.
Tuesday, 17 March 2015
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Lawyers for disabled workers urge cross-bench senators to vote against unfair payment scheme Law firm Maurice Blackburn, which is representing up to 10,000 intellectually disabled workers in a class action to recover backpay, is urging cross-bench senators to reject a bill that would further disadvantage these vulnerable workers.
Tuesday, 10 March 2015
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New law will help asbestos victims avoid legal red tape Leading asbestos diseases law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed a new law that will ensure people suffering asbestos-related diseases will avoid needless red tape and delays in their fight for compensation.
Friday, 13 February 2015
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High Court to hear breast cancer gene patent case The High Court of Australia will hear an appeal in a landmark case to challenge the validity of a patent over a gene that is associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
Friday, 13 February 2015
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Law firm joins with support group to improve access to justice for people with disabilities Leading social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn has joined with Melbourne-based support group Disability Justice Advocacy to improve legal help for people with disabilities.
Thursday, 12 February 2015
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Lawyers for asylum seeker children support Royal Commission Social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn, which represented baby Ferouz and over 100 other asylum seeker babies and children, has supported the recommendations of a damning landmark report released overnight on children in immigration detention.
Friday, 6 February 2015
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Last Black Saturday bushfire class action settles on steps of Court On the eve of the six-year anniversary since the Black Saturday bushfires devastated communities in rural Victoria, an 11th-hour deal between Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and the defendants has resolved the Murrindindi-Marysville class action before trial for $300 million.
Friday, 6 February 2015
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Maurice Blackburn 2015 client satisfaction survey At Maurice Blackburn we’re committed to ensuring our clients have the best experience possible when dealing with us.
Friday, 30 January 2015
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Motorcycling lane filtering starts in ACT and QLD – time for national uniformity As thousands of motorcyclists start lane filtering this weekend in QLD and ACT, road safety advocates Maurice Blackburn are urging a national approach to road laws to boost motorcycle safety and ease congestion.
Tuesday, 20 January 2015
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Baby Ferouz released from detention An Australian-born baby who has spent his entire life in detention has experienced his first taste of freedom, with baby Ferouz and his family finally released from detention in Darwin.