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Fair Work Commission cuts Sunday and public holiday penalty rates

The Fair Work Commission has ruled that Sunday and public holiday penalty wage rates will be reduced for full-time and part-time workers in the hospitality, retail and fast-food…

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Feb 23, 2017 Attractions / Legal / Retail /


Ticket reseller Viagogo hit by multiple Spanish legal actions

Facing a range of lawsuits, secondary ticketing network Viagogo is facing fresh legal action from a coalition of Spanish entertainment promoters. With countries including the UK and Italy…

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Feb 23, 2017 Entertainment / Legal / Technology / Ticketing / Venues /


Advertising watchdog finds Anytime Fitness campaign breaches standards

The Advertising Standards Board has upheld five complaints over Anytime Fitness’ ‘F*?# Unfit/F*ck Unfit’ campaign, responding to concerns that the advertising was…

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Feb 20, 2017 Fitness / Legal / Marketing / Technology /


Australian Sporting Goods Association welcomes impending scrapping of Low Value Tax Threshold

The Australian Sporting Goods Association (ASGA) has welcomed Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison’s introduction of a Parliamentary bill to scrap the Low Value Tax Threshold. The…

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Feb 16, 2017 Finance / Legal / Retail / Sport /


Queensland set to ban offensive Wicked Campers

Sexist, obscene and other offensive slogans on vans and vehicles, as used by Wicked Campers, are being made illegal in Queensland. The Queensland Parliament passed the Transport Operations…

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Feb 16, 2017 Legal / Marketing / Tourism /


Teenage gang attacks Melbourne festivalgoers

A group of youths have reportedly stormed through a crowd at a Melbourne community festival, stealing mobile phones, throwing rocks and assaulting people watching a fireworks display.…

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Feb 12, 2017 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety /


Parks Victoria fined for dumping dirty water

Parks Victoria has been fined for dumping untreated waste water into a river - the agency's 16th environmental breach in six years. Environment Protection Authority Victoria fined…

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Feb 9, 2017 Environment / Legal / Parks /


Former Parramatta Eels manager Jason Irvine charged with fraud offences

Former Parramatta Eels manager Jason Irvine has been charged with fraud offences over the salary cap scandal at the NRL club. NSW Police arrested the 42-year-old in Leichhardt on Monday…

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Feb 6, 2017 Finance / Legal / Sport /


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