Monthly Archives: November 2017


LEGAL ALERT: COSTLY WARNING TO ACCESSORIES

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Nov 2017

LEGAL ALERT: COSTLY WARNING TO ACCESSORIES

In April 2017, the Federal Circuit Court found accountancy firm Ezy Accounting 123 Pty Ltd liable for its involvements in a number of contraventions of the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) (‘Act’) (refer our previous legal alert by clicking here). The Court has now imposed a total penalty of $53,880.00 (15% of the maximum...

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LEGAL ALERT: BEWARE OF DRAFTING ISSUES IN AGREEMENTS

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Nov 2017

LEGAL ALERT: BEWARE OF DRAFTING ISSUES IN AGREEMENTS

Yet again, an employer has been taken by surprise as a result of how its enterprise agreement has been drafted. A major employer, Linfox Australia, believed its National Dangerous Goods Manager on a base salary of $140,000 (plus other benefits) was not covered by its enterprise agreement. That view was...

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