Law School Seminar: In whose interests? The trade union official as fiduciary

Jill Murray La Trobe Law

Abstract Trade union officials have been held to owe fiduciary obligations to their union based on an analogy with company directors. The case law focuses on misuse of union resources, as seen in the recent high profile case brought against… Continue Reading

Error of Law in Royal Commission Submissions on the AWU?

Jill Murray La Trobe Law

By Associate Professor Jill Murray Does a union official owe a fiduciary obligation to members of an individual workplace in relation to the process of enterprise bargaining? The Counsel Assisting the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption (hereafter… Continue Reading