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BHP action whittled down to one

Ben Butler, The Australian

https://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/phi-finney-mcdonald-wins-right-to-pursue-class-action-against-bhp-over-samarco-dam-disaster/news-story/adc01e934d2ba582a6beeca685546273

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 stayed proceedings helmed by labour law powerhouse Maurice Blackburn and national firm Johnson Winter & Slattery. Continue reading “BHP action whittled down to one”

December 19, 2018 // Press

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 the other two is seen as a harbinger of things to come, as Australia grapples with a boom in class actions, and lawmakers debate how best to modify the country’s legal framework accordingly.

Continue reading “How Therium and Phi Finney Won the GetSwift Class Action Competition”

Moving office in Melbourne

Phi Finney McDonald has moved to new premises. From today, Monday 18th June, our office in Melbourne is based at Level 4, 325 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000, and our new phone number is +61 (0)3 9134 7100.

June 18, 2018 // News
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