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Insurance company faces court
26 Apr 2021
The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action in the Federal Circuit Court against the operators of a South Melbourne-based business that provides insurance to the transport industry.
Sunshine Coast business operator penalised
23 Apr 2021
The Fair Work Ombudsman has secured a $5,250 penalty in court against the operator of a business at Bald Knob, in Queensland’s Sunshine Coast region.
Trolley collecting operator faces court
23 Apr 2021
The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against the operator of a trolley collecting business in regional NSW for allegedly breaching a Fair Work Commission order.

Note: Allegations outlined in the FWO's media releases relating to the commencement of litigation reflect those put forward in our Statement of Claim at the time of filing. Some details may vary over the course of the proceeding. 

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