Maurice Blackburn Media Statements

Friday, 11 October 2019
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AWU welcomes court's decision that investigation leading to AFP raids was invalid The AWU has welcomed the Federal Court's ruling that the ROC did not have reasonable grounds to launch an investigation that led to the AFP raiding the AWU's offices.
Tuesday, 1 October 2019
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Increase in organisations joining national Redress Scheme welcome, but more work urgently needed Lawyers for abuse survivors have today welcomed the announcement that more organisations joined the National Redress Scheme, but said there is a long way to go in delivering proper justice for survivors.
Friday, 27 September 2019
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Justice for toddler left with severe disability by children’s hospital After more than a decade of legal battles, a Perth family has had their fight for justice for their severely injured daughter vindicated by the Supreme Court of Western Australia.
Thursday, 26 September 2019
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Ban manufactured stone to protect workers’ lives Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is supporting calls in NSW to ban manufactured stone to protect workers from developing life-threatening silicosis.
Monday, 16 September 2019
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Australian diesel emissions class action sees millions flow back to Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda customers A significant victory for motorists who for years had been trying to pin down the carmaker to get some accountability in Australia.
Friday, 6 September 2019
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Fair Work Commission backs AWU, workers after Esso tried to erode pay and conditions The AWU and Maurice Blackburn Lawyers today welcomed a decision by the Fair Work Commission to block Esso from terminating a long-standing workplace agreement.
Tuesday, 3 September 2019
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Radio Rentals’ $29 million mistake on rent, try, buy A consumer class action on behalf of vulnerable Australians trapped in unfair consumer leases, has secured a $29 million settlement
Thursday, 29 August 2019
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Government slapped down for dragging sick asylum seekers through pointless legal battle Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and National Justice Project have slammed the government for launching frivolous expensive legal battles against asylum seekers.
Tuesday, 27 August 2019
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Maurice Blackburn named as partner law firm for CFMEU Victorian-Tasmanian Construction Branch The Victorian-Tasmanian Construction Branch of the Construction Forestry Maritime Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) has today announced that Australia’s leading labour law firm, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, will provide legal services for the union’s members.
Friday, 23 August 2019
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Medevac changes will hurt children, spark costly legal battles Proposed changes to the so-called Medevac Bill will threaten the health of refugees, whose medical needs will again be decided by bureaucrats.
Thursday, 22 August 2019
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QLD measures to strengthen child sexual offence laws, including failure to report in confessional, welcome Maurice Blackburn has welcomed an announcement from the Queensland Government regarding proposed new legislation to strengthen child sexual offence laws.
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
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Pell verdict delivers much-needed justice for those abused Lawyers for abuse survivors have today welcomed the decision of the Victorian Court of Appeal to uphold the conviction of Cardinal George Pell.