Murray Gregor v John Setka
Applicant: ABCC Regional Director Murray Gregor
Respondent(s): John Setka
Date filed: 26 June 2009
The Federal Magistrates Court at Melbourne found CFMEU Official John Setka contravened s 767 of the Workplace Relations Act by acting in an improper manner when he entered the ANZ Docklands site in Melbourne, Vic on 6 March 2008 and made threats to the personal safety of two Bovis Lend Lease employees.
On 20 December 2010 FM Burchardt imposed a penalty of $6,000 on John Setka.
On 28 July 2011 the Full Court of the Federal Court reduced the penalty to $3000 on appeal.
view the reported case at: http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FMCA/2010/690.html