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Burger chain owes $1.1M in worker underpayments
Employment December 6, 2019 2:18 pm By Tasnuva Bindi

Burger chain MOS Burger Australia has paid $1.12 million in outstanding wages owed to former workers, following an investigation by the Fair Work Ombudsman. The […]

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AMP group exec says bullying claims by former GC were news to her
Employment December 4, 2019 5:24 pm By Miklos Bolza

AMP’s group executive says she was never told of bullying claims made against her by former general counsel Larissa Cook until the lawyer filed a […]

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Israel Folau settles dispute with Rugby Australia over dismissal 
Employment December 4, 2019 10:07 pm By Tasnuva Bindi

Former Wallabies fullback Israel Folau has settled his lawsuit against Rugby Australia and NSW Rugby alleging his $5.7 million contract was unfairly terminated over homophobic […]

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Domino’s attacks class action, says franchisee representations were opinion not fact
Class Actions December 3, 2019 11:34 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Fast food giant Domino’s has denied allegations that it violated consumer law with the representations it made to franchisees about the agreements its workers were […]

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Class action says Woolworths owes $620M in underpayments
Class Actions December 2, 2019 11:47 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Woolworths is facing a class action alleging it underpaid workers to the tune of $620 million, more than double what the supermarket giant estimated when […]

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Drug tests discriminated against gay NSW police officers, court rules
Employment December 2, 2019 6:26 pm By Hannah Gee

Four gay police officers have won their discrimination case against NSW Police, with a tribunal finding they were subjected to drug testing because of their […]

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Israel Folau ups damages claim against Rugby Australia to $14M
Adam Hochroth November 27, 2019 9:12 pm By Miklos Bolza

Former Wallabies player Israel Folau, who was sacked over homophobic social media posts, has increased the damages he is seeking in his unfair dismissal case […]

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‘We will work on that’: Sexual harassment suit says ex-councillor persisted with advances despite complaint
Employment November 27, 2019 11:23 am By Miklos Bolza

A local businessman and former local council member behind a dramatic change in Victoria’s trading hour laws has been sued for sexual harassment by a […]

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Judge quashes watchdog’s decision to probe AWU over GetUp! donations
Employment November 26, 2019 10:43 pm By Christine Caulfield

An investigation into donations made to activist group GetUp! by the Australian Workers’ Union more than a decade ago has been closed down by a […]

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Judge to look at legal costs in stolen wages class action
Class Actions November 22, 2019 10:20 pm By Christine Caulfield

A hearing for approval of a $190 million settlement in a historic class action over unpaid wages to thousands of Indigenous workers has been adjourned […]

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