VCAT rules to block pokies barn in EPIC Castlemaine battle
A pokies invasion on the Victorian town of Castlemaine has been stopped, after the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal today ended the long battle by finding in favour of the community group Enough Pokies in Castlemaine (EPIC).
Visy attempting a third dismissal at Dandenong
Cardboard king Visy is facing further Federal Court proceedings over its sudden decision to stand down several employees, by citing concerns about their continued capacity to perform their jobs.
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Kilmore East - Kinglake bushfire class action to close
With the state's largest trial of the year nearing its beginning on 4 March, the Supreme Court has ordered that people who suffered injury, property or economic loss as a result of the 2009 Black Saturday bushfire in the Kilmore East-Kinglake area must now register their compensation claims.
Visy’s backflip sees worker keep his job
A 40-year-old Dandenong man has won his battle to keep his long-term job with cardboard giant Visy, with the company late today backing down on its threats to sack the veteran employee.