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DoD faces class action over contamination from army base
Class Actions August 3, 2018 8:53 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Shine Lawyers has filed a class action against the Department of Defence on behalf of the town of Katherine alleging it has been “devastated” by […]

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Ethicon fights expanded class in vaginal mesh action
Class Actions August 13, 2018 10:09 pm By Miklos Bolza

Ethicon told the Full Federal Court on Monday that the judge overseeing the marathon class action against it over allegedly defective vaginal mesh devices got […]

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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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Ethicon applicants asked to weigh in on UK ruling on defective products
Product Liability July 11, 2018 12:29 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing a class action against Johnson & Johnson over allegedly defective vaginal mesh products has asked the applicants to weigh in on a […]

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Fourth class action filed over St Patrick’s Day fires
Class Actions June 18, 2018 4:36 pm By Christine Caulfield

Powercor Australia has been hit a class action¬†alleging its negligence led to a fire in the Gazette area of South West Victoria, the fourth class […]

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Sydney council settles asbestos dumping class action
Class Actions June 18, 2018 10:44 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Sydney’s Liverpool council has reached a proposed settlement with residents who claim their properties were harmed when soil containing asbestos was dumped near nature strips […]

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Third class action to be filed over contamination at DoD army base
Class Actions June 15, 2018 10:20 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Shine Lawyers has received unconditional funding from IMF Bentham to bring another class action against the Department of Defence over alleged land contamination near an […]

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High Court says superannuation counts as lost earnings
Product Liability June 13, 2018 11:48 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The High Court has said pensions can count as lost earnings, agreeing with a ruling from the Full Court of the Supreme Court of South […]

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Tractor maker Agrison named in bushfire class action
Product Liability May 29, 2018 10:28 pm By Christine Caulfield

Tractor company Agrison has been added as a defendant in a class action brought by victims of the 2015 bushfire near Ballarat that ripped through […]

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Ford fined hefty $10M over dodgy PowerShift transmission
Competition & Consumer Protection April 26, 2018 10:25 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Federal Court has ruled that the Ford Motor Company of Australia engaged in unconscionable conduct towards customers complaining about their troubled PowerShift transmission systems, […]

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