yesterdayWednesday, 1 October 2014
A former head chef at the North Wollongong Hotel has been ordered to pay $70,000 in damages to the pub over thousands of missing chicken schnitzels.
The Federal Circuit Court has fined a Melbourne business and its former director a total of $47,608 for ignoring a Fair Work Commission order to pay $2200 compensation for unfairly dismissing an employee.
Monday, 29 September 2014
Supermarket giant Coles has been banned from advertising that its bread is freshly baked or baked on the day it is sold for three years.
Complex and duplicated regulations are holding the Australian food sector back, according to a report released by the Australian Food and Grocery Council today.
A Perth bakery has been ordered to pay almost $10,000 for failing to provide and maintain a safe workplace after one of its bakers broke his arm when using a dough mixer.
Friday, 26 September 2014
The owner of a Melbourne childcare business has been fined almost $20,000 for underpaying five employees and allegedly showing no remorse for their actions.
Thursday, 25 September 2014
A Qantas flight attendant with a history of being drunk at work has had her claim for unfair dismissal rejected by the Fair Work Commission.
The high cost of organisational fraud in both private and public sectors in Australia continues to haunt organisations. So is it time for harsher penalties on white-collar crime?
Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Members of the Australian book industry have spoken out against the Harper competition review’s recommendation the federal government re-visit moves to relax restrictions on parallel importing.