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‘Go spend time with your kids’: Piper Alderman hit with sex discrimination lawsuit
Employment July 30, 2020 3:54 pm By Miklos Bolza

A former administrative assistant at Piper Alderman who was not allowed to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic says she was terminated for taking […]

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Mining giant beats back challenge to lost profits claim in dispute over $2.5B WA iron ore mine
Appeals July 16, 2020 5:27 pm By Christine Caulfield

A subsidiary of US mining giant Cleveland-Cliffs has fought back a second bid to quash its counterclaim for lost profits in a contractual dispute over […]

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Seqwater appeals 50 percent damages ruling in Queensland floods class action
Appeals July 14, 2020 7:42 pm By Christine Caulfield

Dam operator Seqwater is challenging a decision that put it on the hook for 50 per cent of any damages payouts to thousands of members […]

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Border closure case pushed off as expert helps Victoria with second coronavirus wave
Coronavirus July 9, 2020 8:11 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge overseeing mining magnate Clive Palmer’s challenge to border closures by Western Australia and Queensland has delayed a hearing in the case for two […]

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Queensland Nickel liquidators appeal $100M loss in case against Clive Palmer
Appeals July 8, 2020 7:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

The liquidators of Clive Palmer’s Queensland Nickel are appealing a win for the billionaire in their case over the collapse of the refinery in 2016, […]

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Maddens slammed for fee disclosures in bushfire class action
Class Actions July 6, 2020 2:27 pm By Miklos Bolza

Maddens has once again been criticised for its non-compliant costs agreements, three months after receiving similar feedback from a Victoria Supreme Court judge overseeing the […]

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Opal Tower concrete supplier sues insurer over class action coverage
Insurance July 1, 2020 2:10 pm By Miklos Bolza

The prefab concrete specialist behind Sydney’s Opal Tower has filed a lawsuit against Chubb Insurance seeking to force the insurer to cover its costs of […]

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Corporate insolvency partner scores partial win on appeal in breakup spat
Restructuring & Insolvency June 25, 2020 5:29 pm By Miklos Bolza

A challenge to a judgment which found that one partner of a corporate insolvency firm “ambushed” the other to leave the business has been partially […]

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Landmark lawsuit filed against Clive Palmer’s Galilee Coal Mine over climate change concerns
Environment June 19, 2020 5:03 pm By Miklos Bolza

A group of Queensland youths and rural landowners are suing Clive Palmer’s Waratah Coal for alleged human rights breaches over concerns the company’s Galilee Coal […]

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Employers guilty of wage theft face 10 years in jail under new law
Employment June 17, 2020 5:37 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Victorian Labor Government has successfully passed a landmark bill which makes the failure to properly pay workers a criminal offence punishable by up to […]

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