MUA to face court over alleged unlawful industrial action

June 2011
Ausmarine;Jun2011, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p14
Trade Publication
The article announces that the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) will face the two separate prosecutions launched by the Fair Work Ombudsman which were brought by its alleged unlawful industrial action at Fremantle and Broome in Western Australia.


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