A timbercorp investor who was one of 200 investors seeking to recover more than $300 million is lost finances after Timbercorp Finance went into liquidation in 2009. The investor was refused leave to appeal to the High Court.
50% of Australian will experience a legal problem this year. But in a recent Productivity Commission’s draft report it has come to light that most won’t get legal assistance, or come into contact with our courts of other legal institutions.
A group of property owners have banded together to commence a class action against Endeavour Energy over fire in the Blue Mountains last year. The litigants are blaming a fallen power pole for the massive blazes with left 700 homeless.
Children are being left behind and lost in the system according to a review of child protection services in New South Wales. The review found that only 28% of children at severe risk of harm had face-to-face contact with a case worker. Over 200 vacancies exist for case workers in New South Wales, with vacancy rates in some districts reaching above 10%.