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I am a Victorian Public Servant of 33 years. I spent the last 3 years away on unpaid sick leave after being bullied by 2 managers. I did settle a 39 week compensation claim some time back for anxiety. Since then I asked for and was given an independent investigation into the matter which confirmed that on several claims I made were highly likely to have occurred. The 2 bullies declined interviews which hindered the investigation and have both moved to other departments.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Victoria.

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

EBA full time

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I want to sue for damages

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago
Do you have an employment contract
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
EBA is what I am on
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Victorian Public Service Enterprise Agreement 2016
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
http://www.epa.vic.gov.au/about-us/~/media/Files/about_us/Careers/Victorian-Public-Service-Enteprise-Agreement-2016---official-version.pdf
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

you action that you can bring is at the Fair Work Commission

Would you like to discuss this matter on the telephone ? I have extended a special offer to you if you prefer.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I do not have a contract, I am an ongoing employee
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

would you like to talk on the telephone about this important matter ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Can damages be awarded by the Fair Work Commission?
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Yes they can.

but you need to plead (claim) them.

would you like to talk about damages amount by telephone

does this answer your important question

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
With the telephone call, what will I be charged?
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

just the special offer that is displayed.

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