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With a commitment to innovation and an unwavering focus on quality, we strive to deliver exceptional service and value to our clients. We have built a reputation for excellence in legal practice, offering tailored solutions and expertise across a wide range of areas.

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McCabes apart.

We hold our values at the core of what we do: integrity, excellence and courage. We are a dynamic and ambitious company, set apart by the trust we build with our clients as we develop tailored strategic solutions for them. We always aim to provide a boutique service with the backing of a national firm.

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Recent Insights

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Section 11A – Step back. Is it a Carrot or a Stick? Understanding the Meaning of ‘Discipline’ and ‘Employee Benefits’

On 29 June 2024, Deputy President Wood handed down her decision in Rock Logistics Pty Ltd v Chelin, which involved a section 11A(1) defence for a psychological injury in the context of Covid-19/vaccinations.

Published by Karl Maakasa
22 July, 2024
CTP Insurance

Hold On! What Precautions Should I Take When Boarding a Bus?

The decision in Hidalgo v Allianz Australia Insurance Limited [2024] NSWPIC 356 was published by the Personal Injury Commission on 19 July 2024.

Published by Peter Hunt
22 July, 2024

PIRS -Detangling the effects of primary and secondary psychological injuries

A primary psychological injury arises directly from a workplace incident/accident.

Published by Karl Maakasa
16 July, 2024
CTP Insurance

When do I get paid my statutory benefits?

On 12 July 2024, the Personal Injury Commission published its decision in Najjar v Insurance Australia Limited t/as NRMA Insurance [2024] NSWPIC 328.

Published by Helen Huang
13 July, 2024

McCabes announced as finalists in key categories in the Australian Law Awards 2024

We are proud to announce our recognition as a finalist in multiple categories in the Australian Law Awards 2024, presented by Lawyers Weekly.

Published by McCabes News
10 July, 2024
CTP Insurance

Proceedings Dismissed – A Drain on the Commission’s Resources

The Personal Injury Commission published its decision in Drane v Insurance Australia Limited t/as NRMA Insurance [2024] NSWPIC 338 on 5 July 2024.

Published by Peter Hunt
8 July, 2024
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Interlocutory injunction: Practical tips

The interlocutory injunction is a key tool in a litigant's arsenal for protecting their legal interests before the final determination of proceedings.

Published by Andrew Lacey
4 July, 2024

McCabes promotes 15

We are please to announce that we have elevated 15 professionals across our commercial, government, and insurance divisions. 

Published by McCabes News
1 July, 2024
CTP Insurance

How immediate do symptoms need to be, to be considered “immediate”?

On 28 June 2024, the Personal Injury Commission published its decision in QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited v McKenzie [2024] NSWPICMP 377.

Published by Helen Huang
1 July, 2024

Key employment rate changes coming into effect 1 July 2024

As we commence the new financial year, a number of key employment rate changes will come into effect on 1 July 2024.

Published by Tim McDonald
28 June, 2024

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