Director of the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Robko Construction Pty Ltd & anor
Court file number: ADG294/2011
Applicant: Director of the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate
Respondent(s): Robko Construction Pty Ltd & Everette Robbins
Date filed: 15 November 2011
Alleged breach: Sham contracting
- On 4 February 2015 the Federal Circuit Court ordered the respondents to pay penalties totaling $39,600. The court also ordered the respondent compensate the employee a total of $1,164.14.
- The Director of the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Robko Construction Pty Ltd & Anor (No.2)  FCCA 177 (4 February 2015)
Everette Gale Eber Robbins, sole director of Robko Construction Pty Ltd employed an excavator operator during late 2010.
The ABCC alleges that Mr Robbins dismissed the employee in order to engage them as an independent contractor performing the same work.