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Thursday, 3 May 2018
In the news - Gold Coast Bulletin
How we can avoid another tragedy like Dolly Dolly Everett died by suicide earlier this year. She was 14 years old; her death shocked the nation and kicked off a national conversation about bullying and cyberhate.
Tuesday, 17 April 2018
In the news - The Age
'No long hair': Trinity Grammar deputy headmaster returns to school There were smiles, tears and hugs at the gates of Trinity Grammar as deputy headmaster Rohan Brown made an emotional return to his beloved school. Students shook Mr Brown's hand and embraced him as they filed into the schoolyard on Tuesday morning, almost six weeks after the popular teacher was sacked for cutting a boy's hair.
Friday, 13 April 2018
In the news - The Australian
Welcome back, Trinity community hails Rohan Brown return [Paywalled] Trinity Grammar parents are overjoyed and students are looking forward to welcoming back ousted deputy headmaster Rohan Brown after a heated public power struggle between the school community and the school council.
Friday, 9 March 2018
In the news - Lawyers Weekly
Firm pushes for platforms like Facebook to be held responsible for cyber bullying Big tech companies behind social media platforms should be liable under law for the harm cyber bullying can cause, a principal at Maurice Blackburn has said.
Saturday, 6 May 2017
In the news - Sky News
Vic govt to reform labour hire industry Maurice Blackburn Lawyers welcomes the Victorian government labour hire industry licensing scheme, saying it would help 'clean up' the labour hire industry.
Friday, 16 December 2016
In the news - The Age
$100 million payday for $1-an-hour staff with disabilities Up to 10,000 Australians with intellectual disabilities, who worked for as little as 99 cents an hour, will share in a massive $100 million federal government payout after a landmark discrimination lawsuit.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
In the news - The New Daily
Whistleblower deal struck by Nick Xenophon, Derryn Hinch long overdue: experts Experts say Senator Nick Xenophon’s deal for more whistleblower protections was long overdue, labeling Australia’s current laws as “hopeless”.
Wednesday, 2 December 2015
In the news - ABC
Online abuse of writer Clementine Ford highlights how bullying can cost you your job Ever since a man lost his job because Clementine Ford reported his online abuse to his employer, flame-throwers have accused her, among other things, of being a man-hating whore.
Monday, 23 November 2015
In the news - The Sydney Morning Herald
Wage fraud: Pizza Hut franchisees using 'sham' contracts to underpay drivers Australia's second-biggest pizza chain, Pizza Hut, is under fire as evidence emerges that its franchisees are using "sham" contracts to pay delivery drivers as little as $12 an hour without super or WorkCover.
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
In the news - The Age
Box Hill nurse accused of ignoring doctors' orders to feed babies formula A senior nurse in charge of Box Hill Hospital's special care nursery has been accused of ignoring doctors' orders to feed vulnerable babies formula and to provide them with oxygen.
Saturday, 3 October 2015
In the news - Sydney Morning Herald
Sex for surgical training claims should be investigated, lawyer says Historical reports of sexual harassment and corruption in training overseen by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons should be investigated with perpetrators held to account, a leading lawyer says.
Tuesday, 4 August 2015
In the news - The Guardian
Workplace bullying whistleblowers shouldn't fear press hatchet jobs My client, Dimity Paul, was brave to make her complaint against disgraced Victorian MP Adem Somyurek. She shouldn’t have expected to be treated so poorly afterwards