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Big Law 07 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCrypto company dodges penalty after consulting top firm

A cryptocurrency exchange avoided a significant penalty for offering a financial product without a licence because it...

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Big Law 06 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsoneSafety abandons case against Elon Musk’s X Corp

The eSafety Commissioner has abandoned its court action against Elon Musk’s social media platform, X Corp, over its...

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Big Law 06 June 2024 ByDaniel CroftMedibank hit with OAIC lawsuit over data breach

Medibank has found itself in the Federal Court after the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) filed...

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Big Law 06 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCourt throws out Latitude Financial hack proceedings

One self-represented man’s case against Latitude Financial over the March 2023 cyber attack has been thrown out.

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Big Law 04 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonMedibank ‘cannot have it both ways’ with cyber hack report, class...

In a final argument to get access to the Deloitte report into Medibank’s data hack, lawyers behind the class action...

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Big Law 31 May 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonFirm that claimed entire $11m class action settlement to appeal order...

The law firm slammed for racking up avoidable costs in a class action and claiming the entirety of an $11 million...

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Big Law 03 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonAviation authority refuses to discuss compensation with widow of crash...

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority’s refusal to make offers of monetary compensation to a woman who lost her husband...

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Big Law 31 May 2024 ByAnnie KaneFranchisees of Westpac-owned brand launch class action

A class action has been filed in the Federal Court by former RAMS franchisees who were terminated by the Westpac-owned...

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Big Law 30 May 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonQantas tells court rumours of negative culture ‘unreasonable’...

With a compensation order looming, lawyers for Qantas told a court it was “unreasonable” for one of the sacked...

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Big Law 29 May 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCommon fund orders for solicitors may jeopardise class actions, court...

Lawyers may be incentivised to run class actions so they can “share in the winnings” if the Federal Court allows...

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