Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Friday, 28 February 2020
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Statement from Maurice Blackburn regarding Sunwater announcement it will appeal floods class action Sunwater has today confirmed it will appeal the floods class action judgment handed down in November 2019 in favour of flood victims.
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
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Maurice Blackburn continues to be gender equality employer of choice Maurice Blackburn Lawyers’ named Employer of Choice for Gender Equality for the third consecutive year.
Friday, 21 February 2020
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Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers regarding floods class action At a hearing in the Supreme Court of NSW, the first defendant in the Qld floods class action, Seqwater, confirmed that it would be appealing the judgement handed down in November 2019 in favour of flood victims.
Friday, 21 February 2020
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ALP delivers most comprehensive silicosis policy in NSW Leading dust diseases law firm, Maurice Blackburn says the NSW Opposition has delivered a most welcome and comprehensive response to the growing health crisis affecting engineered stone workers.
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
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Government response to national redress report a missed opportunity Lawyers for abuse survivors have labelled the Federal Government’s response to the Joint Select Committee report on the national redress scheme disappointing, saying it does not go far enough in improving the scheme for survivors.
Wednesday, 12 February 2020
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High Court rejects bid to overturn decision in favour of a toddler left with a severe disability by children’s hospital A Perth family’s long legal battle for justice for their severely injured daughter has at last reached a conclusion, with the High Court rejecting the defendant’s latest attempt to delay justice.
Tuesday, 11 February 2020
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Landmark High Court ruling confirms Aboriginal Australians are not aliens under the Constitution Aboriginal Australians are not “aliens” under the Constitution and can no longer be deported from Australia, following a landmark decision handed down in the High Court today.
Tuesday, 11 February 2020
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Aboriginal Australian man Brendan Thoms released from detention following High Court ruling Lawyers for Aboriginal Australian man Brendan Thoms have confirmed he has been released from detention this afternoon, following a landmark decision handed down by the High Court earlier today.
Monday, 10 February 2020
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High Court ruling in landmark case to test if Aboriginal Australians are ‘aliens’ under Constitution The High Court of Australia will hand down its ruling in a landmark case to determine whether Aboriginal Australians can be considered an ‘alien’ under the Constitution and, as a result, be deported following a serious criminal conviction.
Thursday, 6 February 2020
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Lawyers welcome tough new safety laws for Queensland’s mining sector Maurice Blackburn State Managing Principal Rod Hodgson has welcomed the introduction of industrial manslaughter laws for the mining industry introduced by the Queensland Government.
Wednesday, 5 February 2020
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Maurice Blackburn investigates class action following sharp fall in Treasury wines share price Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is again investigating a potential shareholder class action against listed wine giant Treasury Wine Estates (ASX: TWE) for possible breaches of market disclosure laws.
Friday, 31 January 2020
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Alarming rise in the number of sentinel events at public hospitals, Productivity Commission Report shows A report on public hospitals has identified an increase in sentinel events that cause serious harm to patients, continuing to put patients and their safety at risk.