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Australia reacts to controversial penalty rate changes

Australia reacts to controversial penalty rate changes

The FWC’s controversial changes to penalty rates has provoked a mixed response from politicians, businesses and unions

FWC judge resigns over ‘biased’ system

FWC judge resigns over ‘biased’ system

An FWC judge has resigned citing concerns about the way workplace relations is regulated and administered in Australia

Employer group calls for workplace relations reform

Employer group calls for workplace relations reform

One of Australia's largest industry associations has urged the Coalition to act on recommendations by the Productivity Commission

Judge slams "notorious" union non-compliance record

Judge slams "notorious" union non-compliance record

Unions may have power in the workplace, but they are not above the law, says one Federal Court judge.

Abetz to undo Shorten’s work

Abetz to undo Shorten’s work

Minister for Employment Eric Abetz is set to dismantle some of the work done by Bill Shorten earlier this year, focused on stripping unions of power.