Reduced Legal Costs for Victim Survivors

The risks of paying a perpetrator’s legal costs or not being able to recover your own, particularly for people experiencing disadvantage, have been a prohibitive barrier for victim survivors of sexual harassment and discrimination to accessing justice and seeking redress.

Caxton Legal Centre is a signatory and supporter of the Power to Prevent statement supporting the Bill before parliament that will provide better access to justice for victim survivors by reducing the financial risk in proceeding with discrimination matters. Read the statement.