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Tuesday September 18, 2018

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CFMEU Fined $277k for Major Hospital Blockade
Commercial
Tuesday May 16 2017

CFMEU Fined $277k for Major Hospital Blockade

The nation’s biggest building industry union and seven of its officials have been fined a total of $277,000 after being found guilty of illegally blockading the...

Competition Regulator Goes After CFMEU
Business
Thursday November 20 2014

Competition Regulator Goes After CFMEU

Australia’s biggest building union is set to be dragged before the Federal Court after the nation’s competition watchdog alleged that it conducted an illegal boycott of...

Building Cop Names Union Officials Without Right-of-Entry
Commercial
Thursday April 10 2014

Building Cop Names Union Officials Without Right-of-Entry

A union official who allegedly threatened to have workers thrown off Perth construction sites if they refused to participate in strike action is among 18 union...

Illegal Strike Results In BIG Fines
Business
Monday September 23 2013

Illegal Strike Results In BIG Fines

More than one hundred construction workers have collectively been fined more than a million dollars for what has been deemed unlawful industrial action on a multi-billion...

Building Unions Fined For Illegal Strikes
Business
Monday August 12 2013

Building Unions Fined For Illegal Strikes

Two of the most influential unions in the construction sector in Australia have been fined for taking unlawful action at the site at two sites in...