Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Wednesday, 22 June 2016
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Court endorses progress on thousands of bushfire claims Read key points that are likely to be of significant interest to group members to come out of yesterday’s regular case management conferences (CMC).
Tuesday, 14 June 2016
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Register for free asbestos testing before time runs out Leading asbestos law firm, Maurice Blackburn is urging home-owners in NSW to register for free asbestos contamination testing before time runs out.
Wednesday, 8 June 2016
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Federal Court hands down huge penalties over unlawful practices and the hindrance of attempts by the union to inspect teachers’ contracts The Federal Court has ordered the Australian International Academy of Education to pay what is believed to be the largest penalties ever awarded against an Australian school.
Tuesday, 7 June 2016
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Improved regulation and better education needed around those performing cosmetic surgeries and procedures Allowing unregistered and unqualified people to perform invasive cosmetic procedures on you in an unsterile environment is not worth the risk, according to Maurice Blackburn Principal Dimitra Dubrow.
Friday, 3 June 2016
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La Trobe University given until Monday to withdraw suspension and allegations against Safe Schools academic Roz Ward Maurice Blackburn has written to La Trobe University Vice Chancellor John Dewar calling for Victorian Safe Schools Co-Ordinator and academic Roz Ward to be reinstated following her suspension earlier this week.
Friday, 3 June 2016
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Patient safety the winner in cosmetic surgery crackdown Maurice Blackburn Lawyers today welcomed new laws to more strictly regulate the cosmetic industry in New South Wales as a victory for patient safety.
Wednesday, 1 June 2016
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Light at the end of the tunnel with $121 million settlement Maurice Blackburn’s clients who invested in Brisbane’s Clem7 road tunnel have today secured an important conditional settlement of $121 million in a long-running class action.
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
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Lawyers and union calling for clarification on new 7-Eleven panel terms of reference Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and the SDA - the union for retail, fast-food and warehouse workers – are calling for 7-Eleven to publically release Terms of Reference for its new wages panel or face further legal action.
Friday, 13 May 2016
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Maurice Blackburn will seek injunction against Deloitte unless confidentiality of 7-Eleven staff protected – Deadline Midday Monday 16th May Maurice Blackburn Lawyers are putting accounting firm Deloittes on notice that they have until midday Monday to give assurances the confidentiality of 7-Eleven workers will be protected.
Wednesday, 11 May 2016
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7-Eleven shuts down independent wage panel for exploited workers Maurice Blackburn Lawyers will continue fighting to recover unpaid wages and other entitlements owed to exploited 7-Eleven workers after the convenience store chain announced today it was shutting down the independent panel set up to examine claims.
Monday, 9 May 2016
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Tougher cosmetic surgery guidelines a critical step forward for patient safety Maurice Blackburn Lawyers today welcomed the Medical Board of Australia’s new guidelines for cosmetic surgeons as a significant boost for patient safety.
Friday, 29 April 2016
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Volkswagen accused of treating Australia as a “backwater” Volkswagen has been slammed in the Federal Court today for its conduct in the Australian dieselgate emissions cheating class action, in which Maurice Blackburn is seeking to protect and compensate around 100,000 affected Australian motorists.