News About Fair Work Commission

News About Fair Work Commission

The Sydney Morning Herald'Massive problem': Labor vows to crack down on sham collective wage agreementsThe Sydney Morning Herald"Labor will also change the law so that workers and their unions can apply to the Fair Work Commission to re-negotiate sham enterprise agreements." "Australians deserve a government that understands that the challenges in Australia's labour market and ...and more [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source
NT NewsWorkers enjoy win over Icthys pay after Fair Work Commission rulingNT NewsThe AMWU argued that during inclement weather, employees were entitled to stay on site and maintain their weekly work cycle earnings, including any scheduled but unworked overtime. But the employers said where the inclement weather continued for four ...and more [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
CRN AustraliaWA reseller ordered to backpay sacked employee after Fair Work lossCRN AustraliaA Western Australian IT business has been left stunned by a Fair Work Commission order to reinstate a former employee and back pay almost $40,000 in wages. The decision came after the commission determined the reseller did not submit substantial ... [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The Canberra TimesImmigration 'robust, not unreasonable' in pay negotiations, Fair Work hearsThe Canberra TimesOn the first day of hearings by the Fair Work Commission into the bitter four-year stoush over pay and conditions, the department's lawyers opened its case saying employees were offered "fair and balanced" agreements with wage rises that were ...and more [...]
Mon, Oct 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The Canberra TimesImmigration Department pay case reaches Fair Work after 4 yearsThe Canberra TimesWayne Swan and Craig Emerson will give evidence as the full bench of the Fair Work Commission considers the long running Immigration Department pay dispute, dubbed the biggest industrial relations case since Qantas grounded its fleet in in 2011.and more [...]
Sun, Oct 15, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The AustralianFair Work president Iain Ross intervenes on penalty rate dealsThe AustralianThe Fair Work Commission has asked the Turnbull government, employers and unions to make submissions to a full bench hearing about how the Fair Work Act's better-off-overall test should be applied to agreements that replace penalty rates and other ... [...]
Wed, Oct 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Fair Work Commission refers coffee franchisees to federal police over “blatantly false” EBA informationSmartCompany.com.auThe Fair Work Commission has referred claims made by the owners of a Zarraffa's coffee franchise to the Australian Federal Police, after the full bench of the Commission this week found the franchise provided false information when it applied for an ... [...]
Wed, Oct 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
SBSFederal Court backs Fair Work Commission's cuts to Sunday penalty ratesSBSThe unions sought a judicial review of the commission's decision to reduce Sunday and holiday penalty rates and other worker entitlements in hospitality and retail sectors. They argued the commission's views were inconsistent with the Fair Work Act, it ...Federal Court upholds penalty rates cut for retail and hospitality workersThe Sydney Morning HeraldPenalty rates: Unions lose court appeal against cuts to public holiday, Sunday payABC OnlinePain and gain in Federal Court ruling on penalty ratesNEWS.com.auThe New Daily -Sky News Australia -FiveAAall 31 news articles [...]
Wed, Oct 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The AustralianPizza Hut penalties move canned by Fair Work CommissionThe AustralianHe said the best outcome would be if Pizza Hut agreed to reach an agreement that complied with the Fair Work Act's “better off overall test”. Pizza Hut said today it would urge the commission not to terminate the agreements. “The company's current ... [...]
Tue, Oct 03, 2017, Continue reading at the source
ABC OnlineLawyer slams Fair Work Commission as penalty rates showdown begins in Federal CourtABC Online"We've reviewed the submissions of United Voice and others [to the Federal Court] and we believe that we're on very solid ground, or the decision of the Fair Work Commission is on very solid ground," he said. "They were chartered by the [Federal ...Unions launch urgent bid to preserve weekend penalty ratesThe Sydney Morning HeraldUnions in court over Sunday penalty rate cutsThe AustralianUnions' fight for hospitality, retail workers' Sunday penalty rates heads to Federal CourtNEWS.com.auAustralian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog) -Ten Eyewitness News -Sky News Australiaall 8 news articles [...]
Tue, Sep 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source