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Hi - I have a employer trying to recoup accommodation costs and flight as part of the relocation from UK to Aus. My contract says I have to pay all of the $17K if I leave before 12 months.
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My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand this is not legal advise Please understand this is not legal advise but a guide to assist you.

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