Queensland Government puts Race Relations Back on Track

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The Queensland Government’s decision not to appeal a landmark racial discrimination case has opened the way for more than 100 Palm Island residents to seek compensation. Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath announced on Tuesday, the Government had abandoned its challenge to a Federal Court decision that found that Senior Queensland police had acted in a racially discriminatory… Read more »

Levitt Robinson honours heroes of Zakynthos

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Levitt Robinson has initiated fundraising efforts for the endowment of a new courtyard at Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem which is to be dedicated to the ‘heroes of Zakynthos’ who, in September of 1943, saved members of the Jewish community from advancing Nazi forces.   As was reported in Lawyers Weekly on 20 December… Read more »

Palm Island Class Action Victory

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The Federal Court has ruled in favour of the “Palm Island Class Action” brought by Levitt Robinson on behalf of lead applicants Lex, Agnes and Cecilia Wotton on Monday 5 December 2016, with a total of $220,000 in compensation being awarded to the three lead applicants, and the Court paving the way for more compensation… Read more »