Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Monday, 10 February 2020
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High Court ruling in landmark case to test if Aboriginal Australians are ‘aliens’ under Constitution The High Court of Australia will hand down its ruling in a landmark case to determine whether Aboriginal Australians can be considered an ‘alien’ under the Constitution and, as a result, be deported following a serious criminal conviction.
Thursday, 6 February 2020
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Lawyers welcome tough new safety laws for Queensland’s mining sector Maurice Blackburn State Managing Principal Rod Hodgson has welcomed the introduction of industrial manslaughter laws for the mining industry introduced by the Queensland Government.
Wednesday, 5 February 2020
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Maurice Blackburn investigates class action following sharp fall in Treasury wines share price Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is again investigating a potential shareholder class action against listed wine giant Treasury Wine Estates (ASX: TWE) for possible breaches of market disclosure laws.
Friday, 31 January 2020
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Alarming rise in the number of sentinel events at public hospitals, Productivity Commission Report shows A report on public hospitals has identified an increase in sentinel events that cause serious harm to patients, continuing to put patients and their safety at risk.
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.