Jul 21

Employee sets up false company and steals $500,000

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An employee of a Sydney insurance company set up a fake company complete with a registered name, letterhead and a PO box number to defraud half a million dollars from her employer according to police prosecutors. The woman then allegedly used this company and several false documents to obtain a $720,000 loan to…

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Jul 12

17 staff sacked after taking advantage of faulty ATM machine

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17 staff at Luna Park, theme park in Sydney have been sacked after taking advantage of an ATM machine onsite that was dispensing $50 notes in the place of $20 notes. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that news of the fault spread quickly among employees, and some staff returned to the ATM multiple…

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May 31

Sales assistant awarded $10,000 after being sacked via text message

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Australian retail store Modestie Boutique has beenforced to pay AUS$10,000 to a sales assistant who was sacked via tex message on Boxing Day last year for swapping shifts without permission and being late. Modestie director, Sophia Sarkis sent a text to staff member Sedina Sokolovic saying ‚ÄúThat shows me you not taking me…

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