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Woman who accidentally sent boss a text calling him a ‘complete dick’ sues for unfair dismissal

by | 13th, April 2015

The Fair Work Commission says the “lighthearted insult” was enough for Louise Nesbitt to lose her job at Dragon Mountain Gold in Perth, Australia. Nesbitt, who had worked in the job for six years, sent a text message referring to her boss the company’s only other employee – Rob Gardner calling him a “complete dick”.

Nesbitt had been arranging for her daughter’s boyfriend, Robert Guy, to upgrade the company’s plumbing. On January 12 2014, Nesbitt sent Mr Guy the message informing him that Mr Gardner was a “complete dick”, adding “we know this already so please try your best

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