Class action risk: now and in the future

Class action risk has increased significantly over the course of the past decade. By ROSS DRINNAN and JENNY CAMPBELL.

Bank fees class action: ‘forward-looking’ to the High Court

The Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia in Paciocco v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd [2015] FCFCA 50 has overturned the decision of…

The controversial class closure mechanism: is it fair?

Opt out class actions were adopted in Australia to extend access to justice to as many persons as possible. Consequently opt out class actions do…