Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Tuesday, 15 October 2013
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SP AusNet email admits property access could be a “showstopper” The Kinglake Kilmore-East Black Saturday bushfire class action has today heard evidence today that internal SP AusNet emails had stated that “the property owner relationship could be a showstopper”.
Monday, 14 October 2013
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SP AusNet bushfire class action evidence under impropriety cloud The scientific evidence that electricity company SP AusNet has based its Black Saturday bushfire class action defence on, may be excluded for being improperly obtained.
Thursday, 10 October 2013
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Cash Converters to face pay-day lending class action claims Australia’s biggest payday lender, Cash Converters, is at the centre of claims it has illegally exploited thousands of financially struggling Australians by imposing charges that far exceed the legal interest limits.
Wednesday, 9 October 2013
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Australia Post members in Vic punished for not supporting EBA negotiations – CEO facing legal action Australia Post and its CEO Ahmed Fahour are facing legal action in the Federal Court of Australia.
Monday, 7 October 2013
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Motorcyclists start campaign to ease traffic congestion and improve safety Australia’s motorcycling community has joined forces with road safety advocates Maurice Blackburn in an online-campaign to urge State and Territory Governments to give the green light to ‘lane filtering’
Monday, 30 September 2013
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Deadline for Air Cargo cartel victims to sign up for compensation Australian businesses that paid more than AUD$20,000 for airfreight must register to participate in any settlement of what is shaping up to be Australia’s largest cartel class action.
Friday, 27 September 2013
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Court win for wrongful imprisonment of children NSW Police have unlawfully imprisoned a large number of young people over the past several years, the Supreme Court found today, in the class action Konneh v State of NSW, jointly run by the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) and Maurice Blackburn.
Tuesday, 24 September 2013
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Grand Western Lodge Class Action against the State of NSW and Adrian Powell Maurice Blackburn filed a class action on behalf of over 40 adults with intellectual and psychosocial disability who were residents of Grand Western Lodge.
Monday, 23 September 2013
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Abalone industry class action Trial to proceed against State of Victoria A Supreme Court of Victoria Trial against the State of Victoria will start on Monday 23 September 2013 over alleged government failure to control a virus which decimated the state’s wild abalone fishing industry.
Thursday, 19 September 2013
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Air Cargo cartel class action set down for six month Trial Twelve international airlines will stand Trial in the Federal Court in October next year, alleged collusion on airfreight surcharges.
Friday, 6 September 2013
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Geelong gives for diamonds in the rough Geelong gives for diamonds in the rough, at second annual Diamond in the Rough event, held by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Monday, 2 September 2013
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Report shows serious outcomes from poor hospital follow-up care Maurice Blackburn medical negligence specialist Sarah Atkinson said it was a common misconception hospital incidents were largely caused from procedures going wrong