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Gig economy no safe haven against employment laws

The South Australian Employment Tribunal (Tribunal) has held that an Uber driver was in an employment relationship with the Company…

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Casual one day, permanent employment the next

The Fair Work Commission (Commission) will introduce a “casual conversion” clause into modern awards following a recent Full Bench decision….

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New employment related thresholds

A number of employment related financial thresholds are indexed annually each 1 July. Below is a summary of some important…

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Proposed new labour hire laws in Queensland

On 25 May 2017, Industrial Relations Minister, the Honourable Grace Grace, introduced the Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2017 (the Bill)…

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Boardroom tussles may end up in the Fair Work Commission

Vigorous Board-level exchanges are part and parcel of the corporate environment, but a landmark decision of the Fair Work Commission…

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Employer's right to request independent medical examination

When managing the return of employees to the workplace after they have been absent due to illness or injury, do…

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