Plaintiffs Firm Launches Australia’s First COVID-19 Class
News Plaintiffs Firm Launches Australia’s First COVID-19 Class Action Against Cruise Ship Operator Shine Lawyers is suing the operator of the Ruby Princess cruise liner over an outbreak of 700 …


Lawsuit launched against Ruby Princess cruise ship owners …
Shine Lawyers on Friday announced a class action against Carnival Plc and Princess Cruise Lines Ltd over their handling of COVID-19 cases on the ship, which disembarked in Sydney on March 19.


Lawsuit launched in Aus against cruise ship outbreak
Lawsuit launched in Aus against cruise ship outbreak,Sydney, July 24 (IANS) The Ruby Princess cruise ship, which docked in Sydney in March and has been linked to 700 COVID-19 cases and 21 deaths in Australia, will be the subject of a class action lawsuit announced on Friday. Shine Lawyers has filed a class action against Carnival Plc


Class action risk and COVID-19 – Australian Institute of …
COVID-19 will have a significant effect on the class action landscape and on the way boards operate in Australia. We need only look to the US where class actions have already been filed against cruise ship, biotech and retail companies.


Firm Files First Class Action Over Quarantined Grand …
The first class action filed over the Grand Princess cruise ship quarantined last month off the coast of California hit the courts last Wednesday, alleging gross negligence in exposing more than …


Australia: The COVID-19 class actions storm: A necessary …
Australia: The COVID-19 class actions storm: … Cruise ship companies have been the first notable companies to be impacted, with 22 lawsuits filed against entities owned by Carnival, the world’s largest cruise operator, along with other current claims against entities owned by the second and third largest operators, Royal Caribbean Cruises and …


Legal firms gear up for coronavirus class actions against
Former Law Council president Stuart Clark said COVID-19 class actions were “spreading like a virus in the US and they are now infecting Australia“. … launched against Princess Cruise Lines …


How Cruise Ticket Legal Language May Foil Class Action Suits
The Grand Princess suits, filed by lawyer Debi Chalik, claim that the cruise operator alerted passengers of the ship’s previous cruise about potential Covid-19 exposure in a Feb. 25 email, but …


More than 1,000 cruise passengers file suit against
A class action lawsuit has been filed against Holland America and its parent company Carnival Corp. on behalf of more than 1,000 passengers of its MS Zaandam cruise liner, accusing the company of …


Passengers on coronavirus-hit luxury cruise to launch …
An Australian law firm is launching a class action against a luxury cruise liner after 128 of the 217 people on board became infected with COVID-19. The Greg Mortimer set sail for Antarctica from Argentina on March 15, four days after coronavirus was declared a pandemic. Watch the video above