Fair Work Archives - Inside Retail

Taskforce recommends criminal penalties for wage theft

What to do with retailers when underpayment isn’t a mistake?

Labor Party seeks to redefine the rights of casual employees

Redefinition could strip industry of the protections already in place.

Casual workers receive pay raise ahead of busy Christmas period

The same penalty rates will soon apply to all workers.

It’s time to overhaul our complex awards system

Why it’s no surprise that Super Retail Group underpaid workers.

Penalty rates decision to be overturned?

Chaos in Federal Parliament in the wake of the dual citizenship saga has opened the door to legislation that would overturn penalty rate reductions.

7-Eleven pays out $150 million to staff

Convenience chain continues to pay back staff after revelations of under-payments and poor record-keeping.

Woolworths trolley deed a warning to more

Ombudsman believes deal should be a warning to other businesses.

Senate inquiry rejects penalty rate cuts

Fair Work’s decision derided as a pursuit of retail sector profits.

7-Eleven responds to accusations

Independent panel to be established to review underpayment claims.

Restaurant franchise grilled over pay

Owners of take away chain hit with $100,000 penalty after failing to back pay chef.