Bushfire

Jack river bushfire class action complete

JACK RIVER BUSHFIRE CLASS ACTION COMPLETE The Jack River Bushfire Class Action has drawn to a close, with final compensation payments being made to all group members a day before the third anniversary of the fire. Maddens Lawyers distributed more than $8 million in compensation cheques to over 30 registrants, covering the final compensation payment…

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Scotsburn bushfire class action

The law firm that led four Black Saturday bushfire class actions has now launched a class action on behalf of victims of a Scotsburn fire that last year burnt more than 4000 hectares and 12 houses.  Maddens Lawyers Senior Partner and bushfire compensation expert Brendan Pendergast said his firm, which has successfully settled several bushfire-related…

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Maddens Settles Gippsland bushfire class action 

2014 Jack River Bushfire. FAQs regarding the Class Action, being run by Maddens Lawyers. Gippsland class action

A Class Action representing more than 30 landowners burnt out in a 2014 Gippsland bushfire is on the brink of settling, delivering fire victims a share of around $8 million to cover the property loss and damages they endured.  The Jack River Bushfire Class Action, led by Maddens Lawyers, has seen defendants Ausnet and BJ…

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New NSW Bushfire Class Action On the Cards

Maddens Lawyers, Class Action, Springwood, Winmalee, Bushfire Compensation

13 June 2015 – The lawyers running a class action on behalf of hundreds of Blue Mountains October 2013 bushfire victims are on the cusp of launching a second class action; this one for victims of a second, smaller fire that burnt another part of the Blue Mountains on the same day. Bushfire class action…

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