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Gold Coast restaurant fined for underpaying three young employees

A Court has imposed a penalty against the former operator of a Korean restaurant in Southport for failing to back-pay th...

Plumbing business to face court for allegedly underpaying young worker

A Sydney plumbing business allegedly failed to comply a Compliance Notice requiring it to calculate and back-pay an 18-y...
minimum wage

Minimum wage increase now in place

The Fair Work Ombudsman is urging businesses will comply with the new minimum wage guidelines which took effect on 1 Jul...

Sushi restaurant to face court over alleged underpayments and falsified documents

Eight alleged underpayments by a Brisbane sushi restaurant met the definition of "serious contraventions" under the Prot...
jobs, revenue

Job creation and revenue continue to rise for small businesses

Small businesses continue to perform above average for the fifth straight month in terms of jobs creation and revenue.
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Why STP Phase 2 is good news for you and your clients

STP Phase 2 will expand on the digitisation of reporting by requiring employers to report additional information through...
hostels

Aboriginal Hostels sign undertaking to back pay workers

Aboriginal Hostels has backpaid 687 current and former employees after discovering the underpayments during a self-commi...
security company

Security services company to face court for the alleged underpayment of guards

A Perth security company has allegedly been involved in multiple instances of underpayment of three security guards and ...
research

Research company in court over sham contracts for workers with a disability

A Sydney research company allegedly tried to circumvent workplace laws by making workers independent contractors, thereb...
italian restaurant

Restaurant hit with $200,000 penalty for underpaying 40 employees

Young workers at an Italian restaurant were paid flat rates as low as $18 per hour in clear breach of minimum hourly rat...