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New penalties for unlicensed labour hire

As of 30 October 2019, substantial penalties apply to labour hire providers who don’t have a licence and to businesses that use an unlicensed.

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Master Builders' concerns about the new Cbus..

You may soon start to see communications coming from Cbus Super announcing the trialing of a new app called ‘Super Payment Checker’.

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Business seeks vital amendments to Workplace..

Employers are working with the Government, Opposition and cross bench to ensure these laws are fair. equitable and deliver improved workplace safety.

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Last week saw five court judgments handed down condemning militant and illegal CFMMEU conduct. The result was $822,500 in fines and an increase in judicial criticism...

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ACCC charges CFMMEU with criminal cartel conduct

The charges follow a joint investigation between the ACCC and the Australian Federal Police (AFP) arising from the 2016 Heydon Royal Commission into Trade Union...

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New ABCC Security of Payment campaign

The ABCC has now published Guidance on contractor and subcontractor obligations in relation to Security of Payment (‘SoP’) under the Code for the Tendering and...

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Government opens new “Phoenix Hotline”

The Government has established a new Phoenix Hotline to combat the phoenixing activity of dishonest directors and their companies.

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Victorian Long Service Leave changes passed

On 8 May 2018, the Victorian Long Service Leave Bill 2017 was passed. As a result the Victorian Long Service Leave Act 1992 will be repealed and replaced by the...

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Family Domestic Violence Leave introduced to Modern Awards

A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) recently handed down a decision introducing unpaid Family and Domestic Violence Leave (FDV Leave) of up to five days...

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