TOPIC: Class actions

Workers with intellectual disabilities urged to register for BSWAT backpay and compensation

Workers with intellectual disabilities urged to register for BSWAT backpay and compensation

Australian workers with intellectual disabilities could be eligible to receive backpay for unlawful discriminatory wages.

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What makes a class action worth fighting?

What makes a class action worth fighting?

Maurice Blackburn has a long history of successfully fighting for class actions on behalf of its clients. We look at the key factors in running a successful class action and at how lawyers determine whether or not a class action is worth fighting.

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Public safety

Are new king hit laws cracking down on drunken assaults?

A wave of 'king hit' amendments across Australia are aiming to crack down on alcohol-related violence. But what else needs to change?

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Public safety

Why a childhood concussion may be more damaging than you think

New research shows that even minor concussions in young children are more damaging than we realised.

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Social justice

When can I cook my daughter an egg?

These people have been purposely placed here miles away from civilization so they are out of sight of the Australian public and the media.

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Will disputes

So you’re thinking of leaving your money to charity?

You may have the best of intentions by willing your money to charity, but do you have your family’s best interests at heart?

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Asbestos

We need to talk about silicosis

Respiratory disease silicosis poses a threat to a new generation of Aussie workers.

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