Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
National Road Safety Week: a focus needed on work-related road injuries Maurice Blackburn lawyers are highlighting the need to focus on work-related road injuries as part of National Road Safety Week (8-14 May).
Friday, 5 May 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Licence scheme will help improve Victorian labour hire industry Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have welcomed the announcement of a mandatory licensing scheme for the Victorian labour hire industry to help combat widespread worker exploitation.
Monday, 1 May 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Licence scheme will help clean up Queensland labour hire industry Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed the announcement of a mandatory licensing scheme for the Queensland labour hire industry to help combat widespread worker exploitation.
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Court approves settlement for Christmas Island child detainee subjected to poor medical treatment A pro-bono case has been settled for a child who spent 13 months in detention on Christmas Island and suffered serious harm as a result of allegedly poor medical treatment.
Monday, 24 April 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Restored community legal centre funding vital in ensuring access to justice for disadvantaged Australians The Federal Government’s decision to reverse funding cuts for community legal centres has today been welcomed by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Woolworths to take stock of ASX disclosures as investors take aim Investors hit by a Woolworths (ASX:WOW) share price diveon the back of a 2015 shock profit downgrade are preparing to launch a shareholder class action.
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
One month to go – workers with intellectual disabilities urged to sign up for payment scheme Workers with intellectual disabilities who were unfairly underpaid while working at Australian Disability Enterprises are being urged to register for compensation before time runs out.
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Radio Rentals’ Rent, Try, $1 Buy; a thorn in side of clients A nation-wide class action for consumers stung by the unfair and unconscionable practices of Radio Rentals has been launched. Read the full media statement here.
Monday, 27 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Maurice Blackburn welcomes new head of social justice Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed Jennifer Kanis as the new head of its renowned social justice practice.
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Efforts to broaden black lung inquiry to investigate dust exposure risks for workers welcome Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed efforts to broaden a Parliamentary inquiry into black lung to look at the full extent of dust exposure risks for workers.
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Silver Jubilee brings class actions leaders to Melbourne Some of the world’s most eminent academic and legal experts gather today in Melbourne at the 2017 Corporate Conduct and Class Actions Symposium.
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements -
Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers with respect to today’s Northern Territory youth detention judgement We are greatly encouraged that the Northern Territory Supreme Court has today found that some of the treatment of four young people while in custody at the Don Dale Detention Centre was unreasonable.