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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...

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...
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 ...

Penalty for food truck operator for underpaying 24 employees

A Food Truck operator has been finded for ignoring an FWO order to back pay 24 employees who were underpaid between Octo...
hair salon

Salon charged over alleged exploitation of hairdresser via “cashback” scheme

A hairdresser was allegedly required by a salon to pay back some of her wages resulting in her being underpaid almost $1...
logistics, warehousing

Warehousing company alleged to have underpaid 30 employees a total of $360k

The FWO is seeking against a warehousing company for allegedly underpaying 30 employees deliberately a total of over $3...
cafe franchisees, franchisee, compliance, cafe businesses

Sydney cafe to face court over alleged non-payment of young worker

A former employee of a Sydney cafe was allegedly not paid any wages for seven days' work, landing the owners of the busi...
cleaning company, cleaner

Cleaning company charged over alleged underpayments

A WA cleaning company has been found to have allegedly underpaid 35 employees a total of $119,318 despite previous FWO w...

Trolley collector to face court after unsuccessful underpayment appeal

A trolley collector who unsuccessfully appealed an FWO order to backpay a former employee has been ordered to face the F...