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News: Don't forget Mondayisation of ANZAC Day

- and it's not as simple as it sounds for everyone.…

24 Apr 2015

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News: Public consultation on proposals for the Food Safety Law Reform Bill

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is seeking feedback on the proposals for the Food Safety Law Reform Bill (FSLR Bill). The FSLR Bill implements the recommendations made from the Whey Protein Contamination inquiry, set up following an incident of suspected contamination.…

16 Apr 2015

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News: Hefty fine for "freshly baked" misnomer

Last week, the Federal Court of Australia (Court) ordered Coles Supermarkets (Coles) to pay a fine of $2.5 million for their misleading "freshly baked" bread claims.…

15 Apr 2015

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News: Government focus on strengthening enforcement of employment standards

Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Woodhouse has announced the Government has approved a package of measures to strengthen enforcement of employment standards, particularly to address exploitation concerns. These measures include:…

31 Mar 2015

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News: Simpson Grierson Awards Environmental Law Prize

Rachael Witney is the winner of the Simpson Grierson Environmental Law Prize for 2014.…

17 Mar 2015

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