Apr 20

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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Apr 16

Rio Tinto fined again for breach of Hail Creek enterprise agreement

Posted by at April 16, 2018 | Latest News, Industrial Relations | No Comments

The Federal Court recently found that Hail Creek Coal Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Rio Tinto, contravened its enterprise agreement, and therefore section 50 of the Fair Work Act 2009…

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Apr 6

People first at Hall Payne Lawyers

Posted by at April 6, 2018 | Latest News, Employment | No Comments

At Hall Payne Lawyers, our clients are our priority. We strive to ensure that our clients feel comfortable, confident and connected during their time with us. We were so pleased…

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Mar 9 Indi Gunadasa`

Indi Gunadasa appointed Associate at Hall Payne Lawyers

Posted by at March 9, 2018 | Latest News | No Comments

Hall Payne is proud to announce the appointment of Hobart lawyer Indi Gunadasa to Associate. Having joined Hall Payne in 2016, Indi is a key member of our Tasmanian office…

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