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    QLD Adding new complaints after conciliation for court application

    Is it possible to add different complaints after Fair Work conciliation, in addition to the initial complaint for the Fair Work/Federal court submission? Let's say the initial complaint was quite solid and quite convincing. However, during conciliation there were issues that were highlighted...
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    NSW FWC Conciliation Meeting Experiences

    Looks I am heading to a Conciliation meeting with FWC in a few weeks about my Unfair Dismissal claim, not a Genuine Redundancy. Has anyone else been through such a meeting ? If so, what where your experiences like ?? Anything tips or things you would have done differently or wish you had...
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    NSW Bringing Newborn Baby to Family Court?

    There is a conciliation conference to take place this week and one of the parties has a 2 week old newborn baby. She has not arranged care for the baby. She has known of this date for approx 4 months which was sufficient time to arrange care, knowing it was after the babies due date. It is...
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    NSW Conciliation Conference outcome.

    My husband is currently in the process of a fairly nasty property settlement. The ex wife has prolonged settlement over and over, refused mediation and has been difficult from day dot. The reason for this is she currently receives a healthy wage, which she will likely loose after settlement. A...
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    NT Property Settlement - Forced to Resign and Relinquish Shares?

    Hi, I am currently going through family circuit court proceedings in regards to children's matters and property settlement. My ex and I were together since 2005 and have incorporated his sole trader business to a PTY LTD in Nov 2005. I am currently still company secretary and 50% shareholder...
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    WA Unfair Property Settlement After Separation - What to Do?

    Hi all I'm from Perth WA, married for 21 years - 5 children from marriage, 3 are underaged. The separation took place in August 2016. I have been a stay at home mum for the last 15 years. He has been the main provider and mine was for food and kids' expenses. He pays child support. I live in...
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    NSW Debt Recovery Chasing Me for Corporate Credit Card Transactions?

    I was a director at a company along with 2 other company directors. Those 2 other directors (Director A and Director B) were the major shareholders of the company. I reported to the other 2 directors (Director A and director B). I was instructed by Director B that American Express (AMEX) was...
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    WA Employer not paying after concliation

    I have served my ex employer with denial of contractual entitlements and we attended conciliation on 23rd August. They agreed to a settlement (which was lower than my entitlements) however have reneged on this and not paid. I cannot afford to employ a lawyer for advice and representation and am...
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    QLD General Protections Conciliation 2 days away help

    Sorry guys. Quick question. I forgot to discuss Coercion and Undue pressure or influence or tick the box in the application. Conciliation is 2 days away. Am I allowed to speak about these in the conciliation? Or is it too late?
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    NSW Conciliation Conference re: property settlement

    Hi next week is the conciliation conference regarding property settlement which I'll be attending in person. The applicant party has decided to attend via phone. I have provided the applicant copies of the house valuations by 2 seperate real estates as the judge ordered. I will be bringing to...