Phi Finney McDonald launches pro bono asylum seeker practice

Phi Finney McDonald recently acted for an asylum seeker before the Full Court of the High Court of Australia. The case involved novel questions of international law, including a ground of appeal common to, and heard jointly with, appeals to the High Court brought by two other asylum seekers.

Phi Finney McDonald is a participant in Justice Connect’s Nauru Network. We are proud to fight for people who might otherwise be denied access to the legal system because of financial, social or other barriers.

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February 15, 2018 // News

Shareholders launch claim against Estia Health

Shareholders of Estia Health Limited (ASX: EHE) are seeking redress for their losses in a proposed class action conducted by law firm Phi Finney McDonald (PFM) and funded by Investor Claim Partner (ICP). The claim has already attracted the support of several prominent institutional investors.

Estia is one of the largest providers of residential aged care facilities in Australia.

The claim will allege that Estia failed to disclose to the market the serious difficulties the business was experiencing in the lead up to the publishing of its FY16 results on 29 August 2016 and gave misleading FY17 guidance at that time, which it then slashed on 6 October 2016.

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February 8, 2018 // News