Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Thursday, 23 January 2020
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Federal Taskforce fails dying and vulnerable stonemasons Leading dust diseases law firm, Maurice Blackburn has slammed the Federal Government’s National Dust Disease Taskforce’s interim report as pathetic and weak.
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
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NAB sued over super rip off Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, will file a class action on behalf of over 330,000 account holders with the National Australia Bank.
Monday, 20 January 2020
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New silicosis figures require immediate national response Maurice Blackburn is urging the federal and state governments to take immediate action after new data from Queensland has revealed nearly one in five stonemasons has silicosis.
Friday, 17 January 2020
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Help needed to safely remove asbestos from bushfire areas Maurice Blackburn is urging governments to direct extra resources to ensure the safe removal of asbestos from bushfire damaged properties.
Tuesday, 14 January 2020
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New online Wills service gives the 50 per cent of Aussies without one the chance to act today Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is urging all Australians over the age of 18 to add drafting a Will to their New Year’s to-do list, saying too many people still did not have a Will.
Friday, 20 December 2019
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Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers on reported floods class action appeal Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers on reported floods class action appeal.
Wednesday, 18 December 2019
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Lifting of Catholic Church ‘pontifical secret’ an important step for greater transparency regarding abuse matters Lawyers for abuse survivors have today welcomed the Vatican’s decision to lift strict confidentiality provisions.
Monday, 16 December 2019
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Scathing Joint Parliamentary Committee report confirms changes to NDIS planning processes needed urgently Lawyers have called for an overhaul of the NDIS planning process and greater transparency on appeals following a scathing joint parliamentary committee report.
Friday, 13 December 2019
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NSW Coroner finds teen was misdiagnosed by GP twice before he died in 2017 of appendicitis The NSW State Coroner has found a doctor twice misdiagnosed a teenage boy’s appendicitis as a gastro virus before the 13-year-old collapsed and died.
Thursday, 12 December 2019
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Response to State Government announcement on floods class action Please attribute the following statement to Rebecca Gilsenan, Principal at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers:
Monday, 9 December 2019
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Murdoch University hounds academic who blew whistle on falling standards A landmark trial about a whistle-blower will return to the Federal Court on Wednesday ahead after mediation between Associate Professor Gerd Schroeder-Turk and the University failed.
Wednesday, 4 December 2019
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Disappointing Medevac result leaves sick refugees in limbo Social Justice law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has today slammed the repeal of Medevac Bill in the Senate, saying the decision would see sick refugees left in limbo and health decisions back in the hands of bureaucrats rather than medical professionals.