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Natalie James

Natalie James Archives

Christmas pay rates

Watchdog urges businesses to brush up on holiday pay rates and entitlements.

Domino’s delivers on workplace compliance

Domino's signs second Proactive Compliance Deed with Fair Work Ombudsman.

Fair Work orders back pay

Hobart bakery ordered to back pay staff.

Stop exploiting trolley collectors

Fair Work Ombudsman's push to end exploitation of trolley collectors.

Online course to boost productivity

Fair Work Ombudsman launches free online course for employers.

Gloria Jean’s franchisee in hot water

Gloria Jean's operator ordered to pay compensation to sacked worker.

La Porchetta pay under review

Pay packets of La Porchetta employees to be reviewed.

Fair Work gets digital refresh

Fair Work Ombudsman launches tailored, interactive website for business owners and staff.

La Porchetta franchisee fined

Owner of two La Porchetta outlets fined more than $334,000 for paying employees with pizza and soft drink.

Ex-Crust operator in legal battle

Crust pizza outlet ordered to pay more than $25,000.

Petrol station hit with legal action

Service station operator to face court after underpaying employees almost $50,000.

Liquor stores caught underpaying

NSW liquor stores caught underpaying staff following Fair Work investigation.

Breadtop to audit staff dough

Australian bakery chain to audit employee pay packets as part of new initiative.

Noodle chain caught short-changing staff

Chinese noodle bar faces legal action for allegedly underpaying staff more than $600,000.

Retail audit underway

Up to 300 retailers to be audited as part of new Fair Work campaign.