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Know your rights: have you been underpaid?

Have you been underpaid at work?

Posted on 14th, January 2019

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Casuals underpaid at the ABC

The ABC has publicly admitted that it may have underpaid up to 2500 casual staff over ...

Posted on 11th, January 2019

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Solidarity with striking Broadway actors

MEAA Equity stands in solidarity with American Actors’ Equity in their campaign to improve payment for ...

Posted on 10th, January 2019

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MEAA election notice — 2019

Please note well: MEAA has normally made arrangements for and conducted elections for offices in ‘even-numbered ...

Posted on 30th, December 2018

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MEAA Member Central Holiday Hours

MEAA Member Central will be open the following hours (AEST) during the holiday period. Contact 1300 ...

Posted on 19th, December 2018

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Working in extreme heat

Summer is upon us and already across the states, we have experienced a number of extremely ...

Posted on 18th, December 2018

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Nine’s redundancies at Fairfax web sites

MEAA union members stand with the 26 journalists and other staff told they were redundant today ...

Posted on 11th, December 2018

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Saying farewell to Fairfax

After providing quality independent journalism to Australian audiences for more than 185 years, the Fairfax brand ...

Posted on 7th, December 2018

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New research reveals how Australian journalists are faring four years after redundancy

As many as 3,000 journalism jobs are estimated to have been lost in Australia this decade, ...

Posted on 6th, December 2018

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Government must listen to concerns on encryption legislation – MEAA

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance has called on the government to reconsider its proposed encryption ...

Posted on 2nd, December 2018

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