Adero, Coles, confirm underpayment class actions alive despite 2021 High Court and retrospective 'casuals' Fair Work changes

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
May 10 2022 - 2:00am
Mount Arthur casuals case dead, but others still proceeding

UNDERPAYMENT class actions against Coles and Woolworths are still in the courts and heading to trial, despite last year's retrospective laws on casual labour and a subsequent High Court decision supposedly killing the push that employers criticised as "double dipping".

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood

Journalist

Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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