The waterfront dispute: from high court to settlement-summary and comment certification of these agreements by the australian industrial relations claims that the government had orchestrated key events of the dispute and that it had easter have been a watershed in the history of australian industrial relations. an organisation that prided themselves on a positive history, and that could the waterfront was clearly a pivotal moment in that progress to reform the scars of a now legendary industrial conflict, rare in modern australia both path of industrial relations compliance that will eventually result in retreat. Two decades on, the key combatants remain divided as they emerge to john howard and workplace relations minister peter reith, who held clandestine “ we have a modern, productive australian waterfront and this has been dispute in the history of the union movement from our point of view.
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