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Crust pizza franchisee discriminated against migrant workers
4 Nov 2019
The Fair Work Ombudsman has secured $104,000 in penalties against the operators of a Crust Gourmet Pizza franchise outlet in Hobart after they discriminated against four migrant workers by paying them much less than Australian employees.
Adelaide Oval and Gabba cleaning contractors audited
31 Oct 2019
The Fair Work Ombudsman has conducted surprise audits of cleaning arrangements at the Adelaide Oval and Brisbane’s Gabba this week.
FWO responds to Woolworths’ self-disclosure
30 Oct 2019
The Fair Work Ombudsman is shocked that yet another large, publicly listed company has today admitted to breaching Australia’s workplace laws on a massive scale.

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