Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Wednesday, 15 April 2015
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Law firm calls for review scheme for police insurance claims Law firm Maurice Blackburn, which acts for former NSW police officers, has called for the establishment of a review scheme for former servicemen and women who believe they have been treated unfairly by their insurer Metlife.
Wednesday, 8 April 2015
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Bank fees fight for consumers likely to go to the High Court Almost five years after it began, the unfair bank fees case against ANZ looks destined to reach a final conclusion in the High Court of Australia, after appeals against the Federal Court’s previous rulings were upheld today.
Thursday, 26 March 2015
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Life insurance industry reform needs to deal with commission-based selling Advisers who sell retail life insurance products should be subject to new rules that will overhaul commission based selling to consumers, says law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Thursday, 26 March 2015
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Maurice Blackburn expands footprint with new office openings in SA and WA Award-winning national social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn will soon open two new offices to accommodate double digit growth and increasing demand for its legal services, CEO Greg Tucker announced today.
Monday, 23 March 2015
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Frankston lawyers and social workers join forces to support people with injury and illness Law firm Maurice Blackburn will host a one-day conference in Frankston on Tuesday 24 March to explore how social workers support people in dealing with injury and illness.
Tuesday, 17 March 2015
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Lawyers for disabled workers urge cross-bench senators to vote against unfair payment scheme Law firm Maurice Blackburn, which is representing up to 10,000 intellectually disabled workers in a class action to recover backpay, is urging cross-bench senators to reject a bill that would further disadvantage these vulnerable workers.
Tuesday, 10 March 2015
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New law will help asbestos victims avoid legal red tape Leading asbestos diseases law firm Maurice Blackburn has welcomed a new law that will ensure people suffering asbestos-related diseases will avoid needless delays in their fight for compensation. People with asbestos-related diseases are now automatically considered to have a 'significant injury'.
Friday, 13 February 2015
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High Court to hear breast cancer gene patent case The High Court of Australia will hear an appeal in a landmark case to challenge the validity of a patent over a gene that is associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
Friday, 13 February 2015
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Law firm joins with support group to improve access to justice for people with disabilities Leading social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn has joined with Melbourne-based support group Disability Justice Advocacy to improve legal help for people with disabilities.
Thursday, 12 February 2015
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Lawyers for asylum seeker children support Royal Commission Social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn, which represented baby Ferouz and over 100 other asylum seeker babies and children, has supported the recommendations of a damning landmark report released overnight on children in immigration detention.
Friday, 6 February 2015
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Last Black Saturday bushfire class action settles on steps of Court On the eve of the six-year anniversary since the Black Saturday bushfires devastated communities in rural Victoria, an 11th-hour deal between Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and the defendants has resolved the Murrindindi-Marysville class action before trial for $300 million.
Friday, 6 February 2015
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