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Commonwealth Bank’s gripe with alleged whistleblower’s discovery bid ‘ridiculous’, judge says
Employment 2020-03-27 9:14 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has criticised as “meretricious” and “ridiculous” opposition by Commonwealth Bank of Australia to a discovery application by a former general manager who claims […]

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Class action alleges 7-Eleven made franchisees use Metcash-owned vendor
Class Actions 2020-02-04 6:37 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A class action brought against 7-Eleven claims the convenience store chain ordered franchisees to purchase goods from supplier C-Store so that 7-Eleven could meet its […]

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Class action appeals ruling allowing 7-Eleven to seek litigation releases
Class Actions 2020-01-16 10:50 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The lead applicant in a class action against 7-Eleven has appealed a ruling that denied its bid to block the convenience store chain from seeking […]

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Orinoco Gold investor wins bid to inspect books after share value tanks
Restructuring & Insolvency 2019-12-12 2:01 pm By Miklos Bolza

A shareholder of struggling gold company Orinoco Gold has been granted limited access to the company’s books after the firm was placed into administration on […]

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Judge won’t stop 7-Eleven from seeking class action releases from franchisees
7-Eleven 2019-12-12 1:31 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has shot down a bid by class action applicants to block 7-Eleven from seeking litigation releases from franchisees on contract renewal, saying there […]

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New class action alleges ‘institutional racism’ by NT government
Class Actions 2019-10-30 9:09 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Northern Territory government has been hit with a class action alleging the Indigenous population of the remote NT community of Wadeye is subject to […]

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Westpac lightens class action load with $23.25M in payouts
Class Actions 2019-08-23 9:18 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Westpac has recently agreed to pay a combined $23.25 million to settle two class actions against it, cutting the number of class actions the bank […]

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7-Eleven class actions can’t shield witness identity despite ‘real risk’ of reprisal
Class Actions 2019-08-19 8:41 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has refused an application to suppress the identity of a franchisee giving evidence in two class actions against 7-Eleven despite the individual’s fears […]

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Judge OKs Westpac’s confidential class action settlement over unregistered investment scheme
Class Actions 2019-07-26 2:28 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has signed off on a confidential settlement resolving a class action brought by investors against Westpac over its role in an unregistered managed […]

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ANZ to pay nothing in interim settlement of 7-Eleven franchise class actions
Franchise 2019-06-18 10:22 pm By Christine Caulfield

ANZ Bank will not pay a cent to franchisees in its settlement of two class actions that allege the bank breached its responsible lending obligations […]

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