Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Friday, 15 November 2013
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Class action myths exposed: Productivity Commission submission A competitive litigation funding market will create greater economic certainty for defendants and help boost economic productivity by promoting proper corporate disclosure
Thursday, 14 November 2013
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Melbourne man compensated after balcony collapse A Melbourne man who sustained serious injuries when the balustrade of a balcony collapsed at his rental premises in Frankston South, has received a $300,000 compensation payment.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013
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Kinglake-Kilmore East bushfire trial update After patiently waiting more than four years, victims of the devastating 2009 Victorian Black Saturday bushfire through Kinglake-Kilmore East today finally got their day in court.
Thursday, 31 October 2013
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Mediation resolves “Tecoma 8” legal case with McDonalds The legal case between protesters opposed to a fast-food outlet and McDonalds Australia has been resolved following a court-ordered mediation
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
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Leighton class action launched on behalf of more than 2000 shareholders After in-depth investigations into the trading and business activities of ASX listed construction giant Leighton Holdings Ltd, Maurice Blackburn has today filed a class action against the company in the NSW registry of the Federal Court.
Tuesday, 29 October 2013
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Joint statement of Maurice Blackburn and McDonalds Australia Joint statement of Maurice Blackburn and McDonalds Australia
Monday, 28 October 2013
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Shareholder class action looms for Treasury Wine Estates as millions of bottles of wine go to waste Leading litigation funder, IMF (Australia) Ltd, and Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Australia’s most successful class action litigator, today announce the funding of a class action against ASX-listed global wine merchant, Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (“Treasury Wines”).
Wednesday, 23 October 2013
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Employment law expert slams business leaders for peddling industrial relations myths Australian business and sections of the media are responsible for an abysmal standard of debate on industrial relations than occurs ‘without any scientific, factual or empirical basis”, according Josh Bornstein, one of Australia’s leading workplace lawyers.
Monday, 21 October 2013
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Maurice Blackburn’s Michelle James wins top law award Maurice Blackburn’s Michelle James wins top law award
Thursday, 17 October 2013
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Legionella review highlights improved monitoring needed Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed Queensland Health’s report into the Wesley Hospital legionella outbreak, saying the review had highlighted inadequacies in current hospital practices regarding legionella detection and monitoring that could put patients at risk.
Thursday, 17 October 2013
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Vic Govt fails to consult over proposed new ‘inhumane’ TAC laws The Napthine Government wants to rush through two separate Bills which will strip away the legal rights of Victorian road trauma victims
Wednesday, 16 October 2013
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SP AusNet took legal advice that left bushfire victims in the dark The Supreme Court has heard evidence this morning that electricity company SP AusNet obtained specific advice from Freehills as to what to tell landowners before it put up ‘dummy’ conductors for its defence of the Kinglake-Kilmore East Black Saturday class action.