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    NSW Legal rights when employer is late to pay wages

    My family recently relocated from the US to Australia for my husband work. He started in November and his first months wages were 15 days late, now his second lot of wages are 15 days late and counting. Employer is blaming it on a delayed international transfer but we are concerned that we can...
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    QLD Wage garnish debt recovery

    Hi I need help when owning someone money I got a letter signed by a jp saying that I will pay 250 a week from my payment wage it all would have been paid for by December 2019 but I have been finding myself in a financial situation where I can not pay this much I still owe 3200 I have been paying...
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    VIC Employer is not paying two weeks wages.

    Hi, I was driving a courier delivery Ute on ABN for a subcontractor company. I have resigened 1 month back with 2 weeks notice. The company has not paid my 2 weeks salary although they have received the final paymant from the contract company. What are my legal rights in this senario. Thanks
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    QLD Is this all above board?

    Hi all, I have queries that have been building up over time. I've tried to do my own research but as an immigrant to Australia (in 2013 from UK) I am struggling to reconcile all the different laws - what does and doesn't apply to me. I'll keep the story bullet-pointed to give the facts...
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    WA Employer trying to recover benefit after not paying correct wages.

    Hello, I have an issue with my employer where they were not paying me (and other staff) the correct penalty rates and in my case, non payment of leave loading. While I was able to finally convince them of my correct entitlements under the Award for the penalty rates and loading and they have...
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    VIC Breach of Company Directors Duties?

    Background: In dispute with the other shareholder of a pty ltd company (we're both company directors). They made serious misrepresentations and false promises to convince me to leave my original business and create one with them. They've caused irreparable public damage to the brand with their...
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    VIC Unpaid Wages - Separation of Shareholder of Private Company?

    Hello, The ex-wife and myself had a business. She was director, I was a shareholder. We separated mid-November. Her solicitor sent my solicitor a request for an undertaking that I continue to operate the business, which I did. Come the next April, I left the company. It's complicated due to...
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    VIC Unpaid final wage and super

    I'm in a similar position to another poster. Background on this company. Has had 116 employees through the door in 9 years and has not paid super for the last couple of years. Wages paid monthly in arrears and banked out of the business's account on the day listed as pay day (25th each month)...
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    QLD Proof of debt for Liquidator on underpayment of wages

    Hey everyone I have a question and any information offered is greatly appreciated. I have to give the liquidator the amount that I think I am owed of underpayment of wages. I have already received an amount from the Fair Entitlements Guarantee which included 13 weeks as well as my notice...
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    VIC Unpaid Wages. How can I get my pay and holiday entitlement from a job I have left

    hi I have recently resigned from my job after continuously having to chase my pay for 2 months. Now that I have left I am still chasing my last weeks wage and holiday pay out. After numerous attempts of asking to be paid (all in writing) what other action can I take against this employer? Kind...