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AMP has fight on hands over bid to move class actions
Class Actions June 7, 2018 10:14 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP will begin its push on Friday to move competing Federal Court class actions to the NSW Supreme Court, but the company will face fierce […]

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Judge tells AMP to warn state court of class action venue fight
Class Actions June 8, 2018 11:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

A federal judge on Friday set an August date to hear AMP’s arguments for why competing class actions should be moved to the NSW Supreme […]

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Judge to weigh funding deal in Westpac class action
Class Actions May 10, 2018 10:32 pm By Christine Caulfield

A two-day hearing has been scheduled in the Westpac life insurance class action over a proposed funding arrangement that would give litigation backer JustKapital 30 […]

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Pelvic mesh report calls for medical device registry
Product Liability March 29, 2018 10:37 am By Cat Fredenburgh

A long-awaited congressional report has called for an overhaul of medical device regulation in Australia, in the wake of a system-wide failure to protect women […]

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Shine joins AMP class action frenzy
Shine Lawyers May 17, 2018 10:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

Beleaguered financial institution AMP is facing yet another shareholder class action with Shine Lawyers joining three other law firms in what is shaping up to […]

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J&J hits back at expanded pelvic mesh class
Class Actions May 3, 2018 5:06 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Johnson & Johnson has struck back at an amended statement of claim filed in a class action over allegedly defective pelvic mesh, saying that lead […]

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Passenger sues Qantas over exploding headphones
Competition & Consumer Protection April 23, 2018 10:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A seventy-eight-year-old man has taken Qantas to court over injuries allegedly suffered when headphones provided by the airline for in-flight entertainment exploded during a flight. […]

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Judge OKs class settlement with Wickham Securities’ trustee
Securities April 18, 2018 10:58 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has signed off on a multi-million dollar settlement in a class action by retirees who claim they lost $27 million with the collapse […]

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Shine sets sights on new target in pelvic mesh class action
Product Liability March 8, 2018 3:18 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

As Shine Lawyers awaits judgment in a marathon class action against Johnson & Johnson over its pelvic mesh implants, a separate class action by the […]

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Shine confident it can defend shareholder class action
Securities March 1, 2018 7:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Publicly traded law firm Shine Lawyers has assured investors it can wage a successful defence against a $250 million class action claiming the firm misled […]

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