ABC News.net.au 2014.07.15 02:18
Survivors of Victoria's devastating 2009 Black Saturday bushfires have
secured a $500 million payout, in what lawyers have called the biggest
class action settlement in Australian legal history.
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers said victims of the Kilmore East-Kinglake
bushfire, which started on 7 February, had got "some justice today".
The action against power distributor SP Ausnet and asset managers Utility
SETTLEMENT, CONDUCTOR, BLAZE, SURVIVOR, PAYOUT, WILDFIRE, Watson, Utility Services Corporation Ltd., Australia, USA, SG