Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Tuesday, 25 November 2014
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Senate report leaves Australian-born babies one step closer to Nauru The fate of over 100 Australian-born babies living in detention now lays in the hands of the Australian Senate, with a bill that will allow them to be sent to Nauru set to be debated as early as today.
Monday, 24 November 2014
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Australia’s biggest food safety case settles for $25 million Maurice Blackburn Lawyers reaches biggest payout for a food safety class action in Australian legal history. The defendant in the Bonsoy class action will pay $25 million to be distributed among the class action participants.
Sunday, 23 November 2014
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Appeal set to be heard for Australian-born baby Ferouz Federal Court to hear appeal for Australian-born baby Ferouz, currently living in detention and seeking the right to apply for a protection visa. Maurice Blackburn is representing another 106 Australian-born babies, living in detention.
Wednesday, 19 November 2014
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Crossbench support for tougher financial advice reforms welcome Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed the support of crossbench senators in standing up for tougher future financial advice reforms, saying the move was an important step in ensuring greater protection for Australian consumers.
Tuesday, 18 November 2014
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Court approves application paving path to bank fees settlement The Federal Court has today approved orders to help facilitate settlement negotiations in the bank fees class action against the National Australia Bank.
Friday, 14 November 2014
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Class action facts blow business fear-mongering campaign away National class action law firm Maurice Blackburn welcomes a factual research-based debate on class actions. New research proves there has been a steady level of class action litigation in Australia.
Friday, 14 November 2014
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Fight for Australian-born baby Ferouz heads to Canberra Lawyers for Australian-born baby Ferouz will today appear before a Senate Inquiry in Canberra in a bid to stop proposed legislative amendments that will see Australian-born babies forcibly transferred to Nauru.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Class action experts to examine what Vocation knew and when After being contacted by dozens of affected shareholders, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Australia’s leading class action law firm, is investigating a shareholder class action regarding Vocation Limited’s (VET) share price collapse two weeks ago.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Maurice Blackburn is Pro Mo! This year Maurice Blackburn Lawyers are once again throwing the firm’s support behind Movember in an effort to promote men’s mental and physical health.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
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Media statement on bank fees class action Statement from Maurice Blackburn's class action spokesman Cameron Scott regarding settlement negotiations with the NAB.
Tuesday, 11 November 2014
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Legal bid to stop Metro from operating trains with no headlights Law firm Maurice Blackburn has launched a legal challenge to stop Metro from allowing passenger trains to run with no working headlights.
Friday, 7 November 2014
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Trial date set for Queensland floods class action victims Today, the Supreme Court of New South Wales handed down orders providing for a timetable leading to a trial date of 18 July, 2016, for the Queensland floods class action.