Director, Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Jamie McQueen & Ors
Court file number: BRG493/2012
Applicant: Director, Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate
Respondent(s): CFMEU and BLFQ (as a transitionally registered state organisation), Edward Bland, Chad Bragdon, Andrew Clark, David Hanna, Jamie McQueen, Shane Treadaway.
Date filed: 31 May 2012
Alleged breach: Industrial action
- On 10 October 2013, the court ordered the CFMEU and BLF to pay a $55,500 penalty.
- Director, Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v CFMEU & Anor  FCCA 2130 (10 October 2013)
Fair Work Building & Construction has issued proceedings against the CFMEU and BLFQ for allegedly engaging in unlawful industrial action at three Laing O'Rourke sites in Queensland during 2010.
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