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What a day! Personal leave shakeup
The Cadbury factory employees worked 12-hour shifts, so ten actual days of personal leave resulted in 120 hours per year.
Australia
29 Aug 2019
2
George Cal-embarassment – MasterChef star underpays staff $7.83mil
The FWO has made an example of George and his restaurant empire, MADE Establishment, through an enforceable undertaking.
Australia
19 Jul 2019
3
What's up with underpayment? Why do companies keep underpaying employees and can we fix it?
Employers should conduct regular reviews of their employees' entitlements and applicable rates of pay for hours of work.
Australia
16 Jul 2019
4
Sticks and stones may break your bones but mean words… are a risk to health and safety!
As a risk to work health and safety, an employer must take reasonable steps to eliminate or minimise workplace bullying.
Australia
15 Jul 2019
5
An Uber sigh of relief
After an exhaustive two-year investigation, the Fair Work Ombudsman has declared Uber drivers to be legit contractors.
Australia
13 Jun 2019
6
Casual chaos
Changes to the rules around casual employment cause outrage, shake things up, and leave employers with a lot to digest.
Australia
5 Oct 2018
7
Domestic violence leave is here (for some)
Employees covered by a modern award are entitled to 5 days of unpaid leave to deal with family and domestic violence.
Australia
4 Aug 2018
8
A new financial year, new numbers to remember
This is a summary of some of the key changes in the workplace, employment law and superannuation effective 1 July 2017
Australia
28 Jun 2018
9
Labour hire regime commences – what you need to know to avoid penalties
New Qld licensing regime requires labour hirers to have a licence or high penalties are imposed.
Australia
18 Apr 2018
10
Workplace Sex Bans. Are they legit?
Basically there is no law that prevents, or gives employers the power to prevent, consensual sex between co-workers.
Australia
22 Feb 2018
11
A model stance for the fashion industry – LVMH and Kering agree on model charter
"The Charter on the Working Relations with Fashion Models and their Well-Being" has been developed for fashion models.
Australia
17 Oct 2017
12
Union protests are dropped like penalty rates
The union bid to reverse the Fair Work Commission's decision to reduce penalty rates was rejected by the Federal Court.
Australia
12 Oct 2017
13
Labour hire crackdown
States aim to stamp out dodgy labour hire practices by introducing licences to "fit and proper" labour hire businesses.
Australia
25 Sep 2017
14
Franchisors beware the Fair Work Acts new teeth
The government has tackled the underemployment issue with the Senate passing the "Vulnerable Workers" legislation.
Australia
6 Sep 2017
15
Casual conversion rights on the horizon
Modern awards should contain a mechanism for casual employees to elect to convert to full-time or part-time employment.
Australia
11 Jul 2017
16
Sacked for not wearing pants. What is the world coming to?
His employment was terminated when he instigated a protest over the delay in delivering a laundry and clothing service.
Australia
15 May 2017
17
Welcomed annual leave flexibility under modern awards
With conditions, almost all modern awards will soon be amended to include an annual leave cash out term.
Australia
1 Aug 2016
18
Employ more than 100 people? The two month clock is ticking on reporting requirements for gender equality in your workplace
Private sector employers with more than 100 people must submit an annual report to the Workplace Gender Equality Agency.
Australia
8 Apr 2016
19
Are we off to the polls on 2 July? Just what is this ABCC anyway?
Legislation to re-establish the ABCC and to place tougher obligations on unions is the subject of a parliamentary recall.
Australia
28 Mar 2016
20
Director and HR manager pay the price for Fair Work Act breaches
Under the Fair Work Act, individuals involved in various contraventions can also be served with personal fines.
Australia
10 Mar 2016
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