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NUIX Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald is investigating a class action against Nuix Limited (Nuix) and third parties on behalf of investors who acquired Nuix shares on or before 29 June 2021, including in its initial public offering (IPO) pursuant to its prospectus dated 18 November 2020 (the P...More

Freedom Foods Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for the Lead Plaintiff and Group Members in a class action commenced in the Supreme Court of Victoria against ASX-listed Freedom Foods Group Limited (Freedom Foods or the Company) and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (Deloitte) on behalf of investors who acqui...More

CIMIC Class Action,

On 21 August 2020, a shareholder class action conducted by Phi Finney McDonald was commenced against CIMIC Group Limited (CIMIC) in the Federal Court of Australia on behalf of investors who acquired CIMIC shares during the period from 7 February 2018 to 22 January 2020 (inclu...More

Boral Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for the Representative Applicant in class action proceedings commenced against Boral Limited (Boral) in the Federal Court of Australia on behalf of investors who acquired Boral shares, American Depository Receipts (ADRs) or Equity Swaps during the peri...More

Mayne Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for the Lead Plaintiff and Group Members in a class action against Mayne Pharma Group Limited (MYX; MYPHY) (Mayne) on behalf of investors who acquired shares in Mayne (traded on the Australian Securities Exchange), as well as American Depository Receip...More

Westpac Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for the representative applicant in a class action against ASX-listed company Westpac Banking Corporation (Westpac) commenced in the Federal Court of Australia. The claim is brought on behalf of investors (group members) who, between 16 December 201...More

GETSWIFT Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for Raffaele Webb, the Representative Applicant, on behalf of Group Members in the class action commenced in the Federal Court of Australia against ASX-listed GetSwift Limited (ASX:GSW) (GetSwift) and its managing director Joel Macdonald. The claim is ...More

BUPA Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald is investigating a potential class action against aged care provider Bupa on behalf of current and former residents of Bupa nursing homes across Australia. More

LendLease Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for its clients in consolidated class action proceedings commenced in the Supreme Court of New South Wales against ASX-listed Lendlease Corporation Limited (Lendlease). The class action represents all persons who acquired shares in Lendlease between 17...More

ESTIA Class Action,

Background The Applicants commenced the class action on 15 July 2019 on behalf of investors that acquired shares in Estia during the period from 12 August 2015 to 6 October 2016 (inclusive) (Claim Period). More

Hastie Group Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for the Representative Applicant in class action proceedings commenced in the Federal Court of Australia against Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (DTT) and Deloitte Corporate Finance Pty Ltd (Deloitte Entities), on behalf of aggrieved investors in building ser...More

CBA Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald acts for its clients in a class action commenced in the Federal Court of Australia against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA). This case has been issued on behalf of investors who acquired CBA shares between 16 June 2014 and 3 August 2017 (inclusive) ...More

RFG Class Action,

Phi Finney McDonald is preparing a class action against ASX-listed Retail Food Group Limited (RFG.AX) (RFG or the Company) on behalf of investors who acquired RFG securities between 18 April 2017 and 28 February 2018 (inclusive) (Claim Period). For more information please emai...More

BHP Class Action,

For more detailed information about this class action, and on how to participate, please visit https://www.bhpclassaction.com. More

News

Class act: Westpac’s court woe,

Forget the race for Virgin Australia, the real action is in the Federal Court where class action specialists Phi Finney McDonald, backed by international litigation funder, Woodford, will emerge to lead the class action against Westpac over the bank’s alleged anti-money ...More

Deloitte partner’s conduct denounced as ‘outrageous’,

A Deloitte partner displayed “outrageous and contumacious” conduct that bordered on contempt in a landmark class action over the quality of the firm’s audit work, and “Deloitte’s conduct was not much better”, the full Federal Court has ruled. More

Westpac Faces Shareholder Class Action for Possible Disclosure Failures,

The class action, filed by law firm Phi Finney McDonald, will rest on whether Westpac breached disclosure obligations or misled investors about the extent of its AML compliance failures. More

Westpac faces class action over AUSTRAC scandal,

Westpac has been served with a class action lawsuit alleging it deceived investors by failing to disclose the extent of AUSTRAC‘s risk management concerns, as documents reveal the bank made just under $2 million profit from the 23 million unreported transactions. More

Westpac investors sue over breaches,

WESTPAC has been hit by its first shareholder class action over the child exploitation scandal engulfing the nation’s second largest bank. More

Westpac woes widen as ASIC probe confirmed,

SYDNEY, Nov 25 AAP – Westpac faces a fresh investigation into its alleged money laundering and child exploitation scandal as the lender scrambles to salvage its reputation and stem a share price plunge that has now stretched into a fourth session. More

Westpac in crisis talks with largest investors amid money-laundering scandal,

Westpac is holding crisis talks with its largest institutional investors as legal action over allegations by the money-laundering regulator that the bank breached laws more than 23m times ignited investigations by a raft of other corporate and financial regulators. Shares in t...More

As landmark as it gets: Why the Myer class action has everyone talking,

In the annals of Australian commercial law, the Myer class action judgment handed down this week was about as landmark as it gets. It was the first class action brought by shareholders in a listed company in this country to go to judgment. More

Lendlease vows rigorous defence as second class action filed over arm writedowns,

Construction giant Lendlease says it will “vigorously defend” a second class action filed against it in the NSW Supreme Court, which alleges the misled the market and failed to adequately disclose problems with its troubled engineering division. More

Lendlease in crosshairs second class action,

Construction heavyweight Lendlease will be hit with a second class action over claims it failed to keep investors fully informed about troubles in its engineering division. More

LendLease class action backed by pension funds,

Investors who purchased LendLease shares between 17 October 2017 and 25 February 2019 are encouraged to register at www.lendleaseclassaction.com. Institutional investors from Australia and abroad have retained specialist class action law firm Phi Finney McDonald to prepare a ...More

Estia faces lawsuit over its disclosure obligations,

Aged-care provider Estia Health has been hit with a class action that alleges it breached its continuous disclosure obligations and engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct. More

Estia Health slapped with class action,

Estia Health shares have taken a dive after the aged care provider confirmed it had been hit with a class action suit alleging it had deceived investors. More

BHP faces beefed up class action over Samarco disaster,

BHP is facing the prospect of a seriously a beefed-up class action over its Samarco dam collapse after a court ruled two class actions against the miner should be combined. More

Justice not too swift for GetSwift Trials,

A procession of 30 witnesses, including former customers and investors, investigators from the corporate regulator and the Australian Securities Exchange, will line up to give evidence against embattled logistics software company GetSwift when the Australian Securities and...More

‘Profit before people’: mining giants in the dock,

Exclusive | BHP DAM DISASTER Senior executives working for mining giants BHP and Vale were aware of significant problems at their jointly owned Samarco dam years before it burst, causing one of Brazil’s worst environmental disasters, court documents allege. More

Watchdog eyes former AFL player Joel Macdonald’s delivery empire GetSwift,

FORMER AFL player Joel Macdonald could be hit with up to a million dollars in fines as his high-flying ­delivery empire comes under siege by the corporate cop. More

BHP action whittled down to one,

Boutique law firm Phi Finney McDonald has beaten two other law firms vying for the right to run a shareholder class action against BHP over the Samarco dam disaster. Federal Court judge Mark Moshinsky this morning ruled that Phi Finney McDonald’s case should go ahead and sta...More

Firm wins right to pursue class action over disaster,

LAW firm Phi Finney McDonald has won the right to pursue a shareholder class action against BHP related to the Samarco dam catastrophe, beating two other firms. More

GetSwift class action cut to one,

Troubled logistics software start-up GetSwift has welcomed a Federal Court ruling that today confirmed only one class action suit would proceed against the company. More

BHP has agreed to pay $US50 million to settle a US class action on the Samarco dam disaster,

The Australian lawyers running class actions against BHP Billiton over the Samarco dam disaster say their arguments have been “vindicated” by the miner’s offer to settle a US class action over the tragedy, and warned that losses suffered by members of the A...More

BHP wants class action delayed,

Federal Court BHP Billiton will seek to have an Australian class action into the Samarco dam disaster delayed in a bid to avoid prejudicing homicide charges laid against current and former executives in Brazil. More

How Therium and Phi Finney Won the GetSwift Class Action Competition,

Last month, law firm Phi Finney McDonald and funder Therium Capital Management bested the competition in their bid to become class counsel in the GetSwift class action claim. The landmark decision by an Australian Federal Court to continue one proceeding and permanently stay t...More

Phi Finney McDonald to run GetSwift class action,

Boutique Melbourne law firm Phi Finney McDonald will lead the sole class action on behalf of aggrieved investors in logistics business GetSwift, after a Federal Court judge on Wednesday permanently stayed two other competing class actions. More

Mining Giant BHP faces class action suit over Samarco disaster in Brazil,

BHP Billiton is facing the threat of a class action suit in Australia over the Samarco mining disaster in Brazil, which knocked an estimated A$25bn (£14bn) off its market value in the course of a month. More

Estia Health faces threat of class action,

Residential aged care provider Estia is facing the threat of a class action over its 2016 financial year results and the guidance it gave for the 2017 year. Sydney litigation firm Phi Finney McDonald is gathering shareholder support for a proposed class action that will be fun...More

Class action against UGL back on track amid investor anger over Itcthys disclosure,

A class action alleging contractor UGL delayed informing investors about cost blowouts on a power plant contract for INPEX’s Ichthys gas project in late 2014 will proceed with investment group Clime Capital as the representative applicant. More

CBA faces class action threat over money laundering scandal,

The Commonwealth Bank may face a class action from investors, following revelations the board failed to disclose a money laundering investigation for over two years, which triggered a $5.5 billion collapse in the bank’s share price when the regulator launched its case. C...More

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