Mar 31 CFMEU ABCC case dropped

Court finds no reasonable prospect of success as ABCC case dropped

Posted by at March 31, 2017 | Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

The Federal Court has found in favour of the CFMEU, with yet another ABCC case dropped after it was deemed they had no reasonable prospects of success. In October 2016…

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Mar 29 concrete-pour

Clayton v Jetcrete: The importance of expert evidence in personal injury litigation

Posted by at March 29, 2017 | Latest News, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation | No Comments

The recent decision of the District Court of Queensland in Clayton v Jetcrete Oz Pty Ltd serves as a reminder of the importance of credibility of and the reliability of…

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Mar 23 Credit Solidarity Centre, 2014 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/62762640@N02/15613186983)

Black lung inquiry issues interim reports, widening scope to examine full effects

Posted by at March 23, 2017 | Black Lung, Latest News, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation | No Comments

A fundamental failure in the health surveillance systems comes under even greater scrutiny as the Queensland Parliament’s black lung inquiry expands, with a broader terms of reference set to examine the full…

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Mar 22 Mainteck Pre Litigation Discovery

Pre litigation discovery the first step to enforcing Agreement terms and conditions

Posted by at March 22, 2017 | Employment, Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

After suspecting an Agreement had been breached, our client, the ETU, had limited options moving forward because the relevant project was complete. With the use of pre litigation discovery, we…

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Mar 21 John Payne

Hall Payne recognised as one of Australia’s leading employment law firms

Posted by at March 21, 2017 | Employment, Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

For as long as it has been measured, Hall Payne has featured as one of Australia’s leading employment law firms. The accolade comes alongside recognition of Principals John Payne and…

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