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Slater & Gordon targets banks, wealth managers in class action campaign
Class Actions September 11, 2018 10:51 pm By Miklos Bolza

Law firm Slater and Gordon will launch a series of class actions alleging the big banks and wealth managers ripped off more than $1 billion […]

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Bellamy’s wants judge to limit costs of competing class actions
Class Actions September 7, 2018 9:28 pm By Christine Caulfield

A year after the Federal Court issued its important ruling on competing class actions and foreshadowed orders prohibiting duplicative legal fees, the company at the […]

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Disgraced gynaecologist Emil Gayed faces potential class action
Class Actions September 5, 2018 10:37 pm By Christine Caulfield

Plaintiffs law firm Slater & Gordon is considering a class action against gynaecologist Dr. Emil Gayed, who was found guilty of professional misconduct after patients […]

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AMP wins bid to move class actions to state court
Class Actions August 29, 2018 2:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP has prevailed in a hard-fought fight over where it will defend five shareholder class actions brought in the wake of the Banking Royal Commission, […]

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Murray Goulburn faces second class action over profit downgrade
Class Actions August 20, 2018 2:04 pm By Christine Caulfield

Milk supplier Murray Goulburn has been hit with a second class action over its profit forecast revision in 2016 that wiped 40 percent off the […]

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Parties in AMS pelvic mesh class action promise streamlined approach
Class Actions August 20, 2018 10:41 pm By Miklos Bolza

Lawyers on both sides of the class action against American Medical Services over pelvic mesh implants have taken steps to ensure the case proceeds with […]

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AMP slams ‘red herring’ in class action transfer fight
Class Actions August 14, 2018 8:58 pm By Miklos Bolza

Embattled financial giant AMP on Tuesday criticised concerns raised by lawyers for the federal class actions about group members’ opt out rights, saying the concerns […]

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Brambles hit with second shareholder class action
Class Actions August 14, 2018 10:40 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Chain logistics company Brambles is facing a second class action alleging it breached its continuous disclosure obligations by failing to revise its overly rosy 2017 […]

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AMP denies class members will hit time bar in state court
Class Actions August 13, 2018 10:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP has slammed arguments that group members in four Federal Court class actions could face a jurisdictional limitation on their claims of disclosure breaches if […]

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Bayer faces Australian class action over birth control Essure
Product Liability August 13, 2018 2:42 pm By Christine Caulfield

Pharmaceutical and life sciences giant Bayer is facing a potential class action in Australia over its birth control device Essure, which can allegedly cause nickel […]

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