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Hospitality group may have underpaid workers $126 million

Source: Merivale website Hospitality group Merivale has allegedly underpaid its workers $126 million over the past six years, …

Criminal penalties for corporate wage theft are appealing, but won’t fix the problem on their own

Here are the real reasons wage theft keeps happening.

How to avoid an underpayment fiasco

Employers must make the effort to understand the complexities of modern awards or risk reading their names on the next list of transgressors.

Best of 2019: Payment scandals

One of the biggest stories of the year was the failure to pay retail staff correctly.

Failure to comply: endemic underpayment

Partner content: Why is it so difficult for retailers to pay employees correctly?

No, a ‘complex’ system is not to blame for corporate wage theft

If Woolies can keep track of food use-by dates, it should be able navigate the wage system.

FWO on underpayment: Self-disclosure no longer enough

Big businesses that underpay to face multi-year audits, training, public apologies.

Subway under investigation for underpaying workers

Franchisees in the firing line over wage theft claims.

Poll: Is staff underpayment in retail really unintentional?

A third of payroll managers admit to having underpaid staff, but is it an accident?

Michael Hill to rectify six years of underpayment

Retailer finds it underpaid staff over six years, and may need to spend up to $25m to fix it.