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Royal commission class actions pile up, with more on the way
Class Actions June 18, 2019 2:56 pm By Christine Caulfield

While no means a flood, the class actions filed in response to the shocking evidence of misbehaviour at last year’s banking royal commission have been […]

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Judge allows expanded insurance class action against NAB
Class Actions June 13, 2019 3:07 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has granted a bid by the applicant in a class action against National Australia Bank over the sale of allegedly worthless credit card […]

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NAB may face beefed up class action over ‘worthless’ insurance
Class Actions June 12, 2019 3:55 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Slater and Gordon is looking to significantly expand its class action against National Australia Bank over the sale of “worthless” credit card insurance to include […]

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Shine, Slater & Gordon dismiss speculation of merger
Business of Law June 11, 2019 11:58 pm By Christine Caulfield

Shine Lawyers and Slater & Gordon on Tuesday dismissed media reports that the two law firms were in merger talks or that there were any […]

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AMP faces class actions over allegedly excessive superannuation fees
Financial Services May 30, 2019 10:01 am By Christine Caulfield

AMP has been hit with a class action alleging it breached its duty of care to superannuation members by charging them unreasonably high fees, and […]

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Slater & Gordon to file class action over ‘killer’ kitchen countertops
Class Actions May 29, 2019 11:59 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Law firm Slater & Gordon is planning a national class action against the makers of kitchen stone benchtops on behalf of thousands of stonemasons who […]

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Quinn Emanuel to appeal loss in AMP class action beauty parade
Class Actions May 29, 2019 5:08 pm By Miklos Bolza

Law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has told the court it will appeal a judgment permanently staying its shareholder class action against AMP over […]

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Funders feel the heat as AMP ruling shows returns to class members matter most
Analysis May 24, 2019 3:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge’s decision to pick Maurice Blackburn’s no win, no fee class action against AMP over three funded class actions puts the pressure on litigation […]

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No win, no fee funding model carries Maurice Blackburn to victory in AMP class action contest
Class Actions May 23, 2019 10:29 am By Christine Caulfield

Maurice Blackburn’s shareholder class action against AMP — the only action not backed by a litigation funder — has been picked as the winner in […]

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Ex-Slater & Gordon solicitor axed for complaints about ‘unethical’ funding referral scheme, lawsuit says
Employment May 23, 2019 9:42 pm By Miklos Bolza

A former senior lawyer at Slater & Gordon has filed a lawsuit against his old employer, claiming he was fired after complaining about allegedly unethical […]

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