Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Wednesday, 22 May 2013
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Refugee to be released after Fed Govt overturns ASIO ruling Maurice Blackburn lawyers today confirms that its client Manokala Jenaddarsan, a refugee and widow who is in Villawood Detention Centre, with her six-year-old son Ragavan, will be able to obtain a visa and allowed to live in the community after a further review by ASIO and intervention by a federal minister.
Wednesday, 15 May 2013
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Maurice Blackburn to file equine influenza class action today National class actions law firm Maurice Blackburn will today file a class action against the Commonwealth Government on behalf of over 550 clients for losses arising from the 2007 Equine Influenza (EI) outbreak.
Friday, 10 May 2013
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New law President for North East Law Association The North East Law Association of the Law Institute of Victoria has a new President for the first time in eight years.
Tuesday, 7 May 2013
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Tzedek to seek justice at child abuse Royal Commission Tzedek has enlisted the help of Maurice Blackburn principal and Tzedek President Josh Bornstein to appear before the Child Abuse Royal Commission.
Tuesday, 16 April 2013
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Complaints system shake-up a win for patient safety Medical law experts Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have today welcomed the announcement of a dedicated Health Ombudsman as a major step in improving patient safety in Queensland.
Friday, 12 April 2013
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CFA-designated safe-house failed on Black Saturday Bushfire trial witness Jenny Clark, who lost family, friends and pets in her CFA-designated safe-house during the Black Saturday Kinglake/Kilmore-East fire, has given evidence this week that the CFA had convinced her it was safer to stay, rather than leave during a fire.
Friday, 12 April 2013
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Targeting rogue doctors to benefit all medicos and patients Targeting rogue doctors to benefit all medicos and patients
Monday, 8 April 2013
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Moves to improve quality of care for cosmetic patients welcome A report released today highlighting cosmetic procedure complaints in Queensland and recommending action for 14 practitioners has been welcomed by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Sunday, 31 March 2013
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Efforts to improve safety a win for Qld patients Moves to strengthen State legislation for a more timely and effective response to health complaints and malpractice are a win for Queensland patients, say Maurice Blackburn lawyers.
Wednesday, 27 March 2013
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Motorcycle rider survives TAC appeal on trailer smash A man who was knocked from his motorcycle by a wayward trailer whilst riding along the Great Alpine Road has survived a TAC appeal against a Supreme Court finding that the vehicle with the trailer was at fault in the crash.
Friday, 22 March 2013
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Asbestos action must be a priority for Qld A Queensland Ombudsman report highlighting the need for a lead State agency and a more efficient and coordinated response to asbestos incidents in Queensland has been welcomed by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Wednesday, 20 March 2013
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New legislation a key step in fight against asbestos The introduction of legislation today to help establish an Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency is a welcome step forward in the national fight against asbestos-related disease, according to Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.