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The Right to Work Offshore: High Court Decision & ACTU Executive Endorsement

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The decision for the ongoing offshore visa case will be handed down by the High Court on Wednesday.

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URGENT: Message to Members Regarding the MV Portland

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The union has become aware that the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) may attempt to communicate with members regarding the recent MV Portland dispute.  While this is a disgraceful waste of taxpayers’ money, it may also cause unnecessary concern among the membership.

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Tug Workers' Right to Bargain Cemented by Commission

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The MUA has had a significant victory for tugboat workers in Gladstone after the Fair Work Commission dismissed tugboat operator Smit’s attempt to block bargaining for 12 months.

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MUA Wins First Battle in Mooring Fight with DP World

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The Fair Work Commission has issued a temporary order prohibiting global stevedoring giant - DP World - from forcing wharfies to do the work of linesmen in Melbourne.

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