Sunglass Hut underpaid 620 staff

The retailer behind one of Australia's best-known sunglasses brands is back-paying $2.3 million to employees around the country after entering court-enforceable undertaking with the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO). Luxottica Retail Australia Pty Ltd, trading as Sunglass Hut, self-disclosed t...

Sunglass Hut underpaid 620 staff
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Gilmour Space Technologies "over the moon" about $150 million space investment

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Sunglass Hut underpaid 620 staff
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Mayfair 101 to revitalise Mission Beach with Dunk Island acquisition

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Westpac CFO Peter King announces retirement

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Solar king Karl Brown takes the crown at Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards
Solar king Karl Brown takes the crown at Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards

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Gilmour Space Technologies "over the moon" about $150 million space investment
Gilmour Space Technologies "over the moon" about $150 million space investment

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Ralan receivers to offload Ruby Apartments

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Ever thought about a career as a Principal Revenue Analyst in the Northern Territory Revenue Office?

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WATCH: Vets join A-listers in new movie about the Battle of Long Tan to be filmed in Queensland

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