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United Petroleum faces court accused of evading Fair Work investigators
Employment September 27, 2019 2:37 pm By Christine Caulfield

United Petroleum has been hit with legal action by the Fair Work Ombudsman, which accuses the petrol retailer of failing to produce records as part […]

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‘Serious questions’ raised over conduct of lawyers, funder behind Banksia class action, judge says
Class Actions September 26, 2019 2:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge overseeing a settled class action against failed Banksia Securities has rejected an application to limit a contradictor’s investigation of alleged professional misconduct on […]

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Landowners lose appeal over $56.5M payout for Westconnex project
Transportation & Infrastructure September 26, 2019 2:31 pm By Christine Caulfield

A group of Sydney commercial landlords whose properties were compulsorily acquired for the WestConnex project have lost an appeal seeking $56.5 million in compensation, after […]

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Farooq Khan’s Bentley Capital sues Keybridge in latest bid to oust Nicholas Bolton as CEO
Corporate September 25, 2019 10:14 pm By Christine Caulfield

Perth-based Farooq Khan has taken his bitter dispute with activist investor Nicholas Bolton to court, suing Keybridge Capital and two of its four directors ahead […]

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Israel Folau offered to apologise for homophobic rant, Rugby Australia tells court
Employment September 25, 2019 11:17 pm By Christine Caulfield

Former Wallabies star Israel Folau offered to make a public apology for a homophobic social media slur that got him fired, a court has been […]

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Dyno Nobel, Orica settle case over rock blasting method patent
Intellectual Property September 25, 2019 2:58 pm By Christine Caulfield

Explosives maker Dyno Nobel has reached a mid-trial settlement in its case against its major rival, Orica, over a patent for a method for blasting […]

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Octaviar liquidators get court OK to reject proofs of $900M in debt by subsidiaries
Restructuring & Insolvency September 24, 2019 9:18 pm By Christine Caulfield

The liquidators of failed Gold Coast investment group Octaviar have been given the thumbs up to reject over $900 million in proofs of debt from […]

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Sunglass Hut underpaid hundreds of part-time workers $2.3M
Employment September 24, 2019 10:17 pm By Christine Caulfield

Retail chain Sunglass Hut has agreed to backpay 620 workers almost $2.3 million after admitting it underpaid its part-time staff in stores across Australia for […]

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Ariosa secures leave to appeal Sequenom win over patent for prenatal test
Intellectual Property September 23, 2019 1:00 pm By Christine Caulfield

US prenatal genetic test maker Ariosa Diagnostics has won its bid to appeal a ruling that its Harmony test infringed a patent owned by rival […]

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Ex-BlueScope OH&S manager was overlooked for VP role because he’s a man, court told
Employment September 23, 2019 8:31 pm By Christine Caulfield

A former BlueScope global health and safety manager wants to add an indirect gender discrimination claim to his employment case against the steel giant, alleging […]

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