Fair Work Cases We Represented

A Whole New Approach has successfully supported thousands of employees through claims against their employers. In fact, we have helped 85% of our clients settle before going to court!

Whether it be an unfair dismissal, bullying, discrimination, or any other workplace grievance, A Whole New Approach offers leading workplace advisors to support all options available to you. Take a look through some of our published cases below or give us a call on 1300 766 700 to discuss what options we can explore to support your specific circumstances. 

PUBLISHED CASES - A WHOLE NEW APPROACH

Canberra Urology Pty Ltd v Renee Lancaster [2021] FWCFB 1704
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Renee Lancaster v Canberra Urology Pty Ltd [2020] FWC 6447
NOTE: this decision was appealed to full bench
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Ms Georgette Leffanue v Southern Cross Community Healthcare Pty Ltd T/A Southern Cross Community Healthcare [2020] FWC 3122
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Jye Freeman v Team Dreegan Pty Ltd T/A Team Dreegan [2020] FWC 5453
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Stephen McLeod v The Trustee for THE TWA TRUST T/A TYRES4U Pty Ltd [2019] FWC 2635
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Lloyd Baker v Business Risks International Pty Limited T/A BRIsecurity [2018] FWC 962
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Jacqueline Waite v Serco Australia Pty Ltd T/A Serco Australia Pty Ltd [2018] FWC 3113
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Dana Eagland v BMW Melbourne Pty Ltd T/A BMW Melbourne [2018] FWC 649
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Rigby v BMS Retail Group Pty Ltd [2016] FWC 6846
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Trutwein v Harness Energy Services Pty Ltd [2015] FWC 4686
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Carruthers v Worth Recycling Pty Ltd [2015] FWC 4859
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Bechara v Ashford Homes Pty Ltd [2015] FWC 8858
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Nilson v Geelong Kindergarten Association (GKA) [2015] FWC 7936
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Ferguson v MacMahon Holdings Limited [2015] FWC 1294
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The Trustee for the Tancred Family Trust v A Whole New Approach Pty Ltd [2014] FWC 1152
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Perry v Palmwoods Auto Electrics Pty Ltd [2014] FWC 6860
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Barbakh v Jewish Care (Victoria) Inc [2014] FWC 1775
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Lewis v CQ Group Australia Pty Ltd [2014] FWC 8466
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Gall v Brain Injury Association of Queensland Inc. [2014] FWC 6048
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Adachi v Qantas Airways Limited [2014] FWC 518
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Papathanasiou v HBS Group Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 1112
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Harris v WorkPac Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 4111
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McDonnell v Qube Ports & Bulk Pty Ltd; McDonnell v Qube Ports & Bulk Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 702
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Shone v Compac Marketing (Australia) Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 7662
NOTE: this decision was appealed to full bench
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Norton v Quad Services Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 3709
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Bidinost v Orica Australia Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 3167
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Bidinost v Orica Australia Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 2089
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Wardle v Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd [2013] FWC 1812
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Cartmell v Evolution Traffic Control Pty Ltd [2012] FWA 4750
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Gooch v Proware Pty Ltd T/A TSM (The Service Manager) [2012] FWA 10626
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Varvaris v Wilson Parking Australia 1992 Pty Ltd T/A Wilson Parking [2012] FWA 8709
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Varvaris v Wilson Parking Australia 1992 Pty Ltd T/A Wilson Parking [2012] FWA 7909
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Department of Education and Early Childhood Development v A Whole New Approach Pty Ltd [2011] FWA 8040
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Eng v Goodman Fielder Limited [2011] FWA 317
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Trebelas v The Trustee for C & S Nastas Family Trust T/A Beta Group [2011] FWA 4385
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Kerr v Peacock Films Pty Limited [2011] FWA 3766
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Bergin and another v Workforce Solutions (Qld) Pty Ltd T/A Workforce Solutions [2011] FWA 7496
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Smith v The Trustee for The R and L Napier Trust T/A Kyabram Bakery Co [2011] FWA 7507
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Brett v Capital Glass as Trustee For Currie Haynes Trust T/A Capital Glass Pty Ltd [2011] FWA 5796
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Bruce McAlister v Bradken Limited [2010] FWA 203
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Harris v Pages Hire Centre NSW Pty Ltd t/as Pages Event Equipment [2010] FWA 8863
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Tim Merriman v Goodyear & Dunlop Tyres (Aust) Pty Ltd t/as Beaurepaires For Tyres [2010] FWA 2913
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Fletcher v The Trustee for Millard Family Trust t/as South East Training Services [2010] FWA 2261
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Stredwick v VoIP Distribution Pty Ltd t/as VExpress [2008] AIRCFB 721
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Teresa Napoli v Dabserv Pty Ltd [2009] AIRC 338
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Svetlana Glavenko v Adtrans Australia Pty Ltd [2009] AIRC 674
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Maurice Jefferies v United Group Rail [2009] AIRC 744
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Vijitha Walgama v Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited [2008] AIRC 573
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Shane Stredwick v VoIP Distribution Pty Ltd t/as VExpress [2008] AIRC 372
NOTE: This decision was appealed to full bench.
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Ozaras v Toll Pty Ltd [2008] AIRC 333
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David Farrugia v Hi Fert Pty Ltd [2008] AIRC 437
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Helen Cross v Oz Sale Pty Ltd [2008] AIRC 800
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Collin McKenzie v Fuji Xerox [2008] AIRC 420
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Justin Ando v Personalised Freight Management [2008] AIRC 809
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Justin Ando v Personalised Freight Management [2008] AIRC 887
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Debbie Lee Keen v Medicare Australia [2008] AIRC 106
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Vicki Radman v Flight Centre Ltd [2007] AIRC 937
NOTE: This decision was appealed to full bench
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V Osburn v Busy Inc t/as Busy at Work [2007] AIRC 1021
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Cruickshank v Priceline Pty Ltd [2007] AIRC 292
NOTE: This decision was appealed to full bench.
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Lyn Bain v Terrock Pty Ltd [2007] AIRC 604
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Bruce Valentine v Brown & Watson International Pty Ltd [2007] AIRC 71
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Hill v Adult Multicultural Education Services [2007] AIRC 704
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C. Roeske v Moffat Pty Ltd [2007] AIRC 45
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Mr Glen Triffett v State of Victoria [2007] AIRC 22
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Rodney Harwood v Rockbank Australia Pty Ltd t/as Barcrusher Boats – PR969355 [2006] AIRC 138
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Tania Smith v Trico Products Pty Ltd – PR973169 [2006] AIRC 376
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J Ruck v API Australian Pharmaceutical – PR973709 [2006] AIRC 509
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Warren Carter v Village Cinemas Australia Pty Ltd – PR974111 [2006] AIRC 584
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A Perry v Savills (Vic) Pty Limited – PR973103 [2006] AIRC 363
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Matthew Renehan v Pavement Treatments Australia Ltd – PR972561 [2006] AIRC 342
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Beverley Brown v Technology Services Australia Pty Ltd t/as Laser First – PR956585 [2005] AIRC 268
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The Fishing Party v Kraig Dixon – PR956422 [2005] AIRC 230
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W Masters v Golden Valley Lodge – PR943289 [2004] AIRC 98
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Hopin Pty Ltd t/as Castello’s Longbeach Hotel v Paul Hunter – PR951882 [2004] AIRC 917
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M Ince v Printlinx Pty Ltd – PR953686 [2004] AIRC 1172
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Karen Hanify v AAMI Pty Ltd – PR943868 [2004] AIRC 161
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Jenny Harris v Royal Freemason’s Homes of Victoria Ltd – PR937835 [2003] AIRC 1157
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