Sep 5

Hall Payne wins reinstatement for labour hire worker in the mining industry

Posted by at September 5, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations | No Comments

Hall Payne Lawyers has a proud history of working collaboratively with trade unions and their members to achieve exceptional results for Australian workers. Our commitment to fighting for workers’ rights…

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Jun 25 disciplinary action

Hall Payne Lawyers & ETU catch employer out for two breaches of agreement

Posted by at June 25, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations | No Comments

In a type of case rarely seen before the court, the Federal Court ruled last week on two breaches of the enterprise agreement by Walz Group at the Rocklands Copper…

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Apr 23

Hall Payne regains right of entry permit for CFMMEU official

Posted by at April 23, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations | No Comments

Through employing a planned and comprehensive strategy, Hall Payne Lawyers were recently able to assist a CFMMEU official with regaining his federal right of entry permit. An unrestricted right of…

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Apr 20 Mine Workers Hats

Significant Underpayment Ruling for Bacon Factories’ Union

Posted by at April 20, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations, Recovery of Underpayment | No Comments

Hall Payne Lawyers recently acted for the Bacon Factories’ Union of Employees, Queensland in a dispute with Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory over the payment of shift penalties. The heavily casualised…

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Apr 18 disciplinary action

Historic win for contract workers employed by Spotless

Posted by at April 18, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations, Recovery of Underpayment | No Comments

In a significant win for contract workers, the Federal Court recently found that Berkeley Challenge Pty Ltd, a part of the Spotless Group, contravened sections 117 and 119 (and therefore…

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