Maurice Blackburn Lawyers Newsletters


Wednesday, 9 September 2020
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Financial hardship on migrant brides A disturbing trend of migrant brides being left out of their spouse’s Will after they pass is causing significant financial hardship and isolation across Australia.
Tuesday, 8 September 2020
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Family feud: lending money to family National Head of Wills & Estates, Andrew Simpson, provides tips on how to avoid disputes down the track when lending money to relatives.
Monday, 7 September 2020
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Chronic illness in the age of a pandemic We discuss how referrers can help their clients with chronic conditions access TPD insurance entitlements if they are unable to work.
Friday, 22 May 2020
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General protections update: complaints and inquires It is unlawful for an employer to take adverse action against an employee because they have made a complaint or inquiry in relation to their employment. But what kind of complaints and inquiries are protected?
Friday, 22 May 2020
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Union update: early access to super What union members and officials should know before they apply for early access to super in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and relaxed restrictions.
Friday, 22 May 2020
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Religious institution: subject to devastating child sexual abuse Liability Response from solicitors acting for a religious institution in which our client was subject to devastating child sexual abuse.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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Life insurers must walk the walk to restore faith, or face years of Hayne pain Australians are abandoning life insurance in droves, and it’ll be difficult for insurers to win back trust, writes Josh Mennen.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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What you should know about the changes to automatic insurance cover There have been recent legislative changes that impact the insurance held by Australian workers through their superannuation accounts.  It is important to understand how these changes will impact you now and in the future.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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The superannuation industry post-COVID Head of Superannuation & Insurance, Kim Shaw, discusses the superannuation industry in a post-pandemic world.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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Should your clients withdraw their super early? Principal Lawyer Josh Mennen discusses what financial counsellors, advocacy groups, agencies and NFPs can tell clients who are looking to withdraw super early.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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Signing and witnessing Wills: what are the rules? Head of Wills and Estates Planning, Andrew Simpson, talks the rules around signing and witnessing Wills.
Wednesday, 5 February 2020
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When can workers contest an employer’s demand for personal information? Employers are increasingly using technology to monitor, control and surveil their workers. Often new technology systems are implemented without consultation with workers, or regard to whether workers even consent to such arrangements.