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Optus decision highlights challenges for privilege claims over investigation reports
Insight 14 Nov 2023

Optus decision highlights challenges for privilege claims over investigation reports. ...

Settlement stage common fund orders receive the green light
Insight 20 Oct 2023

Common fund orders are back following a unanimous decision of the Full Federal Court that they are permissible when sought at the settlement stage of a class action. ...

A twist in the road for auto class actions
Insight 14 Sep 2023

This Insight summarises our key takeaways from the decision and includes our reflections on the implications for the class action risk facing automakers. ...

Class action risk: interim update
Insight 04 Aug 2023

Class action filings in 2023 are on pace to significantly outstrip the number of claims filed last year, reverting to the trend of elevated filings seen over recent record setting years. ...

Takeaways from the Optus and Medibank data breach class actions
Insight 07 Jun 2023

In this Insight, we examine the common elements that form the basis for the pleadings, some emerging issues and the practical steps that corporate Australia should be taking now to reduce their class action risk. ...

Assessing damages through the rear view mirror: Quantum issues in automotive class actions
Insight 02 May 2023

Toyota Appeal gives comfort to automakers that courts will recognise efforts to resolve product defects. ...

What to do if a class action is threatened or filed
Insight 03 Apr 2023

In this short video we outline the key steps that should be taken as soon as you are informed of a potential class action; or when a class action is filed. ...

Class action risk 2023

Webinar: Class action risk 2023 ...

ESG class actions: an emerging focus on supply chain risk
Insight 20 Mar 2023

Class action claims against companies alleging adverse human rights impacts are increasing globally. While damages may be sought, such claims are increasingly being used to drive change in company policies and practices. ...

Class action risk 2023

In this year's report we explore the key themes of class action risk from 2022, explain how and why it's evolved and what this evolution can mean for you throughout 2023. ...