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Airservices managers left worse off under individual contracts, class action trial hears
Employment April 2, 2019 9:31 pm By Miklos Bolza

Lawyers for a class action against the Federal Government-owned Airservices told a court Tuesday that higher salaries on individually negotiated management contracts did not leave […]

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Macquarie faces 5th lawsuit by ex-financial advisers, settles earlier case
Employment April 1, 2019 10:20 pm By Christine Caulfield

Macquarie Bank has been hit with yet another lawsuit by a group of financial advisers alleging the firm breached the Fair Work Act by denying […]

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Casual worker class actions put on hold amid WorkPac Full Court appeal
Class Actions April 1, 2019 1:14 pm By Miklos Bolza

Two Adero Law-led class actions against Hays Specialist Recruitment and Stellar Personnel have been put on hold amid a looming Full Court appeal by Workpac […]

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Trial in novel employment class action against Airservices set to begin
Employment March 29, 2019 8:39 pm By Miklos Bolza

Trial in a class action over employment contracts for Airservices’ managers that allegedly left the staff worse off than relevant enterprise agreements kicks off Tuesday, […]

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FWC refuses O’Dwyer’s referral bid over allegedly discriminatory MFB deal
Employment March 28, 2019 10:59 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Fair Work Commission has dismissed an application by Jobs Minister Kelly O’Dwyer for review by the Full Federal Court of a decision approving an […]

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Class action applicant can join landmark WorkPac appeal
Employment March 27, 2019 4:47 pm By Miklos Bolza

The lead applicant in an $84 million class action against labour hire company WorkPac has been given the green light to intervene in an appeal […]

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Fair Work Ombudsman ‘overreacted’ in wage case against Transpetrol, judge says
Employment March 27, 2019 9:30 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has told off the Fair Work Ombudsman for seeking penalties of up to $94,000 in a case alleging Norwegian shipping company Transpetrol underpaid […]

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AMP wants expert report tossed in ASIC insurance churn case
Financial Services March 26, 2019 10:11 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

AMP will challenge the admissibility of an expert report central to ASIC’s case over alleged insurance churning by one of the wealth manager’s former financial […]

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New photo ID cards will limit right-of-entry abuses, Government says
Employment March 26, 2019 10:50 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Right of entry permits will soon be issued in photo ID format, in an effort to curb what the Federal Government has called abuse by […]

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WorkPac wants $84M casual worker class action thrown out
Class Actions March 25, 2019 5:25 pm By Miklos Bolza

Labour hire company WorkPac has asked the court to dismiss an $84 million class action brought on behalf of thousands of casual mine workers alleging […]

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