Director of the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Andrew Sutherland and Ors
Court file number: BRG1008/2011
Applicant: Director of the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate
Respondent(s): Andrew Sutherland, Timothy Jarvis, Patrick O’Doherty, Kane Pearson, Christopher Lynch, BLF, CFMEU & CEPU
Date filed: 14 November 2011
Alleged breach: Industrial action
- On 10 July 2013, the Federal Circuit Court of Australia ordered to the CFMEU to pay $50,000 and the CEPU to pay $15,000 in penalties.
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Brookfield Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd engaged subcontractors for building work associated with the Gold Coast Hilton hotel (Surfers Paradise) and Wintergarden shopping precinct (Brisbane).
The Director, Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate alleged that in early 2011, Andrew Sutherland, Timothy Jarvis, Patrick O’Doherty, Kane Pearson and Christopher Lynch engaged in unlawful industrial action.