Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Friday, 31 May 2013
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Telstra NBN asbestos-related issues should be registered Asbestos and dust disease experts from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have urged people concerned about exposure to deadly asbestos particles, in light of recent reports around Telstra’s work on the National Broadband Network, to register their exposure now.
Tuesday, 28 May 2013
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Report sees regional Qld healthcare complaints jump A snapshot of Queensland healthcare complaints has found many patients still experience problems in having information properly communicated to them when a health procedure goes wrong.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013
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Cancer risk prompts Australia/NZ legal action over diabetes drug Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, in conjunction with US firm Meyers & Flowers, have lodged a claim in the US on behalf of an Australian citizen as part of a US group action against Takeda and Eli Lilly, the drug’s co-manufacturers and distributors.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013
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New laws key to reducing impacts of workplace bullying Maurice Blackburn employment lawyer Josh Bornstein talks about the proposed new laws to address workplace bullying through the Fair Work Commission.
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.