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Debt collector fined $750k for harassing stroke victim, single mum
Competition & Consumer Protection December 21, 2018 9:58 pm By Miklos Bolza

Debt collector ACM Group has been hit with a $750,000 fine for engaging in unconscionable conduct by misleading, harassing and coercing two vulnerable customers while chasing […]

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Union merger challenge shot down by Federal Court
Employment December 14, 2018 11:53 pm By Christine Caulfield

An employer group has lost an appeal to the Full Federal Court to overturn the merger of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union with two […]

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ACCC wants $1.5M fine against struggling debt collector
Competition & Consumer Protection December 11, 2018 9:08 pm By Miklos Bolza

The consumer watchdog has sought more than $1.5 million in penalties against debt collector ACM Group after the company was found liable for harassing vulnerable […]

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IVF law discriminates against married woman with estranged husband, judge finds
Healthcare September 22, 2018 3:32 pm By Christine Caulfield

A Victorian woman can undergo IVF treatment using donor sperm without the consent of her estranged husband, the Federal Court has ruled, finding a state […]

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