Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Thursday, 14 May 2020
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Virtual witnessing of Wills to benefit Victorians Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed the Victorian Government’s move to allow video conferencing technology for the signing and witnessing of Wills and other important legal documents.
Thursday, 7 May 2020
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Legal action launched against NT GPs over teen’s suicide Maurice Blackburn is launching legal proceedings in the Supreme Court on behalf of Sabrina Di Lembo's family to help raise awareness of the treatment of mental health patients.
Thursday, 7 May 2020
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Redacted findings again expose significant failings by the Catholic Church to protect children Today’s release of redacted Royal Commission findings regarding former Cardinal George Pell’s knowledge of historical abuse in Melbourne and Ballarat has once again exposed the many significant and serious failings of the Catholic Church to protect children in its care.
Friday, 1 May 2020
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Maurice Blackburn lodges shareholder class action against Treasury Wines Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has launched a shareholder class action against Treasury Wine Estates (ASX: TWE) alleging the wine giant misled the market for 18 months before it finally came clean about its declining US business.
Wednesday, 29 April 2020
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Top five tips when it comes to ‘the bank of mum and dad’ Parents who provide money to help their children through the economic downturn are being advised to carefully document any transactions to avoid family disputes down the track.
Wednesday, 29 April 2020
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Financial penalties needed for institutions that fail to sign up to redress Lawyers for abuse survivors are calling for government to impose strict financial penalties on institutions with that fail to sign up to the National Redress Scheme.
Monday, 27 April 2020
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Compensation sought after Optus publish personal details of 50,000 customers in massive privacy breach Australia’s leading class action firm, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, have made a ground-breaking class action complaint against Optus for disclosing the personal details of 50,000 customers.
Thursday, 23 April 2020
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Virtual witnessing of Wills to benefit Queenslanders Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed the Queensland Government’s move to allow video conferencing technology for the signing and witnessing of Wills and other important legal documents.
Wednesday, 22 April 2020
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Report shows financial planning industry has work to do on life insurance, group insurance remains strong Insurance lawyers have welcomed an ASIC and APRA report into life insurance and claims handling, saying it reinforced the value of group insurance through super.
Tuesday, 21 April 2020
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Expert tips for witnessing Wills while social distancing The coronavirus crisis has led to an increase in the number of people making Wills, but strict signing requirements combined with social distancing rules mean Australians need to find new ways to get their Wills witnessed.
Tuesday, 24 March 2020
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Almost 70,000 Queenslanders to share in $42.5 million Cash Converters class action payout About 68,000 Queensland Cash Converters customers will soon start receiving compensation payments after the Federal Court approved a $42.5 million settlement.
Friday, 20 March 2020
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Lawyers urge Commonwealth to ensure medical care for asylum seekers as legal challenge heads to the High Court Lawyers acting for asylum seekers and refugees have urged the Commonwealth to ensure proper medical care for refugees and asylum seekers, as a legal challenge about the issue heads to the High Court.