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Business ordered to rehire worker it sacked for operating a side business on company time: A lesson in proper dismissal procedure

Business ordered to rehire worker it sacked for operating a side business on company time: A lesson in proper dismissal procedure Matthew Elmas / Thursday, October 11, 2018 A Melbourne-based businessman has conceded he jumped the gun in firing a … Continue reading

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In defence of conspiracy theories (and why the term is a misnomer)

In defence of conspiracy theories (and why the term is a misnomer)   Jeremy Renner as US journalist Gary Webb in the 2014 film Kill The Messenger. The film is an account of Webb’s role in uncovering CIA links to … Continue reading

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Evictions versus holdouts. How to painlessly dissolve a strata title

Evictions versus holdouts. How to painlessly dissolve a strata title Duygu Yengin, University of Adelaide and Jonathan Pincus, University of Adelaide Should private citizens be allowed to force the sale of a neighbour’s property against his or her will? Let’s … Continue reading

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Rising cyclist death toll is mainly due to drivers, so change the road laws and culture

Rising cyclist death toll is mainly due to drivers, so change the road laws and culture   Drivers are to blame for about four out of five accidents with cyclists. William Murphy/Flickr, CC BY-SA   Peter Chambers, RMIT University and … Continue reading

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There’s a gap between what people expect when they report cybercrime, and what police can deliver

There’s a gap between what people expect when they report cybercrime, and what police can deliver   When victims report a cybercrime they expect someone brought to justice, but that’s not always possible. Flickr/Blogtrepreneur, CC BY   Cassandra Cross, Queensland … Continue reading

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