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Southern Response Concealment Class Action

Monday, 14 December 2020, 4:15 pm | GCA Lawyers

Earlier this morning Minister David Clark confirmed the Government will now settle this class action. Government now proposes a settlement package to those policyholders who settled with Southern Response prior to 1 October 2014. As Representatives of ... More >>

Southern Response Concealment Class Action

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 4:29 pm | GCA Lawyers

In a landmark judgment issued this morning, the Court of Appeal confirmed that the Southern Response Concealment Class Action will proceed issued on an "opt out” basis. More >>

Southern Response Class Action to Proceed

Monday, 30 October 2017, 4:34 pm | GCA Lawyers

Mr Cameron, Solicitor for the policyholders in the Southern Response Class Action confirmed this afternoon, that “the group were very pleased to receive a positive judgment from the Court of Appeal” and that, “as this case has been held up on ... More >>

Quake Outcasts Case Settled

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 3:54 pm | GCA Lawyers

Nicki Wagner, Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration today confirmed that the Quake Outcasts case has been settled with those claimants in the proceeding. More >>

Southern Response Class Action

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 9:13 am | GCA Lawyers

Southern Response today announced it has filed an appeal against Justice Gendall's recent High Court decision allowing the class action to proceed. More >>

Southern Response Class Action returns to court

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 12:55 pm | GCA Lawyers

Southern Response Class Action (SRCA) returned to court this morning, seeking an order that the class action may proceed. Soon after commencement Justice Gendall noted that the group's case appeared to Contain 'very Serious allegations'. More >>

Southern Response Class Action back in court

Monday, 17 October 2016, 5:17 pm | GCA Lawyers

Southern Response Class Action (SRCA) is back in court on Wednesday seeking an order that their class action may proceed. The group of 40, accuses Southern Response (which is owned by the Government) of consistently delaying earthquake house repairs, and ... More >>

Southern Response Class Action

Wednesday, 16 December 2015, 10:24 am | GCA Lawyers

Grant Cameron, the lawyer acting for the Southern Response policyholders bringing a class action, confirmed this afternoon that the group will be appearing before the High Court in Christchurch at 9am on Wednesday 16 December . “Our group of ... More >>

Class Action Filed in Christchurch High Court

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 4:03 pm | GCA Lawyers

A class action against Southern Response was filed in the Christchurch High Court earlier this afternoon [2.15pm. 26 August 2015]. More >>

Quake Outcasts v The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 11:29 am | GCA Lawyers

Earlier today the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority released its ‘Draft Residential Red Zone Offer Recovery Plan’. The plan purports to state the CERA Chief Executive’s preliminary views on what sort of offers might now be made for ... More >>

Southern Response Class Action

Monday, 10 March 2014, 1:11 pm | GCA Lawyers

In response to news that Christchurch law firm GCA Lawyers expects to shortly progress a full class action against insurer Southern Response, its CEO Peter Rose issued a public statement suggesting that policy holders should not look to embark on a ... More >>