wage theft

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Wage theft shocking but unsurprising

01/08/2019

Many Australians are shocked by celebrity chef George Calombaris being caught for underpaying employees A$7.8m. It didn’t help, of course, that the television personality was also reported to be seeking a

Employers could face jail time over wage theft

25/07/2019

The Prime Minister has issued a stern warning to employers who exploit workers, in the wake of ongoing wage theft reports. Scott Morrison on Wednesday revealed that employers engaging in

Franchise brands urged to review minimum wage increase

02/07/2019

The end of financial year (EOFY) celebrations kicked off early for workers with the national minimum wage increase officially rolled out on Monday. The minimum wage increase sees rates rise

“Nothing short of a disgrace” – Domino’s class action brewing

25/06/2019

A franchise pizza giant is under fire, with staff and delivery drivers confirming a Domino’s class action suit is underway. The Domino’s class action, which was filed in Federal Court

Labor to tackle wage theft in franchise businesses

15/05/2019

Victims of wage theft in franchise businesses could have claims of up to $100,000 resolved in a day under a new proposal from the Labor party. Labour leader Bill Shorten