Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Tuesday, 9 April 2019
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New research: more than half of Australians have no Will, many in the dark about what happens without a Will More than half of Australians do not have a Will and almost 40% have no idea what happens if they pass away without a Will.
Sunday, 7 April 2019
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Sommelier brings Federal Court action against $400 per head Sepia restaurant A Federal Court claim has been filed alleging widespread breaches of the Fair Work Act against $400 per head Sepia restaurant and its directors Vicki Wild and Martin Benn.
Thursday, 4 April 2019
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Lendlease to face shareholder class action investigation Construction giant Lendlease Group (LLC) is set to face fresh legal claims it breached the Corporations Act by failing to properly inform the market of serious problems in its Engineering and Services Business.
Wednesday, 3 April 2019
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Parliamentary report delivers scathing indictment on national redress scheme and must be acted on Lawyers for abuse survivors have welcomed a parliamentary committee report on the national redress scheme that calls for major amendments that ensures survivors are put first.
Monday, 18 March 2019
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Financial services industry dragged by the Federal Govt to deliver overdue reform on codes of conduct Lawyers have today welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement that it will release a consultation paper on enforceable provisions for industry codes of conduct in the financial services industry.
Thursday, 7 March 2019
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Maurice Blackburn celebrates 100 years of fair Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Australia’s number one plaintiff law firm, today celebrates its 100th birthday and the centenary of its mission to fight for fairness and equality.
Friday, 1 March 2019
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Uber class action gathers pace throughout regional WA Regional taxi and hire car drivers, operators and licence owners from WA will gather in Mandurah looking to start a class action against Uber for harm caused by their unlawful operations.
Tuesday, 26 February 2019
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Significance of Pell verdict must not be ignored by the Catholic Church Lawyers for abuse survivors have today acknowledged the verdict handed down by the County Court in relation to Cardinal George Pell, saying it was a hugely significant development both in Australia and internationally for the Catholic Church and its response to claims of abuse.
Monday, 25 February 2019
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Maurice Blackburn named Employer of Choice for gender equality for second year running Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has been named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality for the second year running by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA).
Thursday, 21 February 2019
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First banking class action post Royal Commission filed Australia’s leading class action law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers are taking on Westpac for providing loans in breach of responsible lending laws.
Thursday, 21 February 2019
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Qld stone manufacturing audit reveals shocking breaches of workplace safety on silicosis A recent Queensland audit of the stone mason industry identified more than 550 workplace breaches for unsafe practices, with 98 workers found to have contracted silicosis.
Tuesday, 12 February 2019
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MediVac bill to ensure timely medical treatment for refugees and asylum seekers in offshore detention Social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn has tonight welcomed the passing of a bill in the House of Representatives to get sick people out of offshore detention for medical assessment and treatment in Australia.