Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Tuesday, 3 December 2019
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Ombudsman’s follow-up investigation welcomed Maurice Blackburn welcomes the release of the Victorian Ombudsman’s Follow-up investigation into the management of complex workers compensation claims by WorkSafe.
Monday, 2 December 2019
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NSW failing to take silicosis epidemic seriously Leading dust diseases law firm, Maurice Blackburn has accused the NSW government of failing the state’s stone workers by not doing enough to address the silicosis epidemic.
Friday, 29 November 2019
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Historic court victory for Queensland flood victims Victims of Queensland’s devastating 2011 floods today recorded an historic victory after a court found that negligence by the operators of the Wivenhoe and Somerset dams exacerbated the disaster.
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
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DVConnect partner with Maurice Blackburn to end Domestic & Family Violence DVConnect and Maurice Blackburn Women’s Network have announced their partnership to work together to end domestic, family and sexual violence against women.
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
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Bellamy’s settles shareholder class actions for $49.7 million Australia’s leading class action lawyers, Maurice Blackburn, today announced that an in-principle settlement has been reached with Bellamy’s Australia (BAL).
Tuesday, 26 November 2019
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Court declares investigation into AWU invalid in blow to ROC, Morrison Government’s anti-union agenda The Registered Organisations Commission (ROC) has suffered a humiliating defeat after the Federal Court today ordered that its unlawful investigation into the Australian Workers Union (AWU) be quashed.
Friday, 15 November 2019
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ABCC’s “double jeopardy” hounding of union official beaten on appeal The Australian Building and Construction Commission’s overzealous approach caused it to seek double penalties against a union official for the same worksite misdemeanour.
Tuesday, 29 October 2019
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Proposed industrial manslaughter laws welcomed in Victoria Maurice Blackburn has welcomed tougher workplace safety laws announced by the Andrews Labor Government that will make workplace manslaughter a criminal offence.
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
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New laws a major win for Queensland abuse survivors Maurice Blackburn have welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement that it will extend the definition of abuse to include serious physical and psychological abuse, among other important changes to making claims for civil damages.
Monday, 21 October 2019
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Class action win as Cash Converters coughs up for clients 68,000 Queensland Cash Converters clients have today secured $42.5 million in compensation over allegations the payday lender breached Queensland credit laws.
Friday, 18 October 2019
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ASIC TPD insurance report puts the spotlight on ADL definitions Insurance lawyers have today welcomed an ASIC report into TPD insurance and the claims handling process, saying the report had identified key issues for reform, including harsh and unfair definition terms.
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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Colonial’s MySuper delay draws class action Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, has today a class action on behalf of thousands of MySuper account holders with Colonial First State.