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Funder in Murray Goulburn class action seeks 28% cut
Class Actions December 11, 2018 1:28 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The funder that’s bankrolling one of two shareholder class actions against Murray Goulburn is seeking court approval for a funding agreement under which it would […]

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Gadens to run consolidated Quintis class action, court hears
Class Actions December 10, 2018 1:13 pm By Miklos Bolza

A shareholder class action led by Bannister Law against sandalwood oil producer Quintis will be absorbed by rival law firm Gadens in a consolidation agreement that ends a battle over the competing cases.

Maurice Blackburn may get $5.8M in $16.4M Cash Converters settlement
Class Actions December 10, 2018 9:10 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Maurice Blackburn stands to walk away with $5.8 million for its work on a consumer class action against Cash Converters that resulted in a $16.4 […]

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IOOF’s Chairman, CEO step down in wake of APRA action
Financial Services December 10, 2018 2:06 pm By Christine Caulfield

IOOF’s chairman and CEO are stepping aside to defend against a Federal Court action by Australia’s financial regulator seeking to have them, along with three […]

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Slater & Gordon looks to bow out of AMP class action beauty parade
Class Actions December 7, 2018 9:55 pm By Miklos Bolza and Christine Caulfield

And then there were four. Plaintiffs law firm Slater & Gordon wants to consolidate its AMP shareholder class action with Maurice Blackburn’s case and hand […]

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Insurance broker JLT hit with class action over excessive premiums
Class Actions December 7, 2018 1:01 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Quinn Emanuel has hit global insurance broker¬†Jardine Lloyd Thompson with a class action for allegedly charging local councils in NSW hundreds of millions of dollars […]

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Contractors may be dragged into Sydney light rail class action
Class Actions December 7, 2018 10:09 pm By Miklos Bolza

The NSW Government is mulling cross-claims against construction firms ALTRAC and Acciona in a class action alleging the government failed to minimise disruptions from the […]

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IOOF faces action by APRA, potential shareholder lawsuit
Financial Services December 7, 2018 10:51 pm By Christine Caulfield

Australia’s financial regulator is seeking to have top executives and directors of IOOF disqualified from acting as superannuation trustees, the watchdog said Friday, as Shine […]

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Battle to lead AMP action begins, and class members already winners, court told
Class Actions December 6, 2018 10:55 pm By Miklos Bolza

The showdown between five law firms vying to lead a class action over the AMP fees for no service scandal kicked off in the NSW […]

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As AMP royal commission witness retires, class action parade begins
Class Actions December 5, 2018 10:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP’s advice executive Jack Regan, the witness who aired the firm’s fees-for-no-service dirty laundry at the Royal Commission, has retired, a day before five law […]

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