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More allegedly false Caltex franchisee wage records spark further legal action
24 Jan 2018
The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced another legal action alleging its attempt to audit a Caltex outlet in Sydney was obstructed by the franchisee providing falsified wage records.
Labour hire business to face court for alleged unlawful unpaid work experience
22 Jan 2018
A Brisbane labour hire business will face court for allegedly underpaying 10 employees more than $14,000 through an unlawful unpaid work experience program.
Truckies get $374,000 back-pay
17 Jan 2018
Ten truck drivers who worked for an Adelaide transport company have been back-paid a total of $374,000 following successful legal action by the Fair Work Ombudsman.

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