Stewart Levitt on justice for Ms Dhu’s family in WA

Posted August 2, 2017 by & filed under News

Levitt Robinson have teamed up with human rights lawyer George Newhouse to take on the WA government over the tragic death of a young woman in custody. Levitt Robinson’s Senior Partner, Stewart Levitt, spoke to the ABC’s 7:30 Report about the case:   LAUREN DAY: And a coronial inquest which found police acted inhumanely and… Read more »

Aveo Class Action Interview

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Levitt Robinson’s Daniel Meyerowitz-Katz was interviewed today on ABC News 24 about our new class action against Aveo on behalf of current and former residents of Aveo’s retirement villages in Australia. See the video below. For more information about the class action or to register to participate, CLICK HERE.

Victorian Parliament’s Missed Opportunity on Retirement Housing Sector

Posted March 22, 2017 by & filed under Media, News

The report of the Victorian Enquiry into the Retirement Housing Sector has proven to be a damp squib and disappointed many genuinely aggrieved Victorian residents of retirement villages. The enthusiasm with which it was greeted by the Property Council of Australia’s Victorian Division, when it was released on 7 March 2017, is a strong indication… Read more »

PROTEST PROHIBITED: Commissioner of Police v Keep Sydney Open

Posted March 8, 2017 by & filed under News, Publications

By Daniel Meyerowitz-Katz and Benjamin Brady This article was first published in the March 2017 edition of the Law Society Journal In the recent decision of NSW Commissioner of Police v Keep Sydney Open Ltd [2017] NSWSC 5, anti-lockouts advocacy organisation Keep Sydney Open Ltd (‘KSO’) had planned to hold a rally in Kings Cross… Read more »

Queensland Government puts Race Relations Back on Track

Posted February 28, 2017 by & filed under News

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 »