Legal & IR Updates

2021

New IR laws for casual employees - 6 April 2021

Can an employer mandate an employee to take the COVID-19 vaccine? - 4 March 2021

Decision made on how annual leave should be calculated - 18 February 2021

Further extension of Schedule I under the Clerks – Private Sector Award 2020 - 2 February 2021

IR Reform - how the Omnibus Bill 2020 affects your business - 21 January 2021

2020

Reminder for employers - End of Year work functions - 14 December 2020

Industrial Manslaughter - what the new regulations mean for you - 14 December 2020

Further Extension of Schedule I under the Clerks – Private Sector Award 2020 - 26 November 2020

Changes to overtime for casual employees - 12 November 2020

Employer ordered to pay $5 million for taking adverse action - 29 October 2020

Extension of Schedule I under the Clerks – Private Sector Award 2020 and changes to the Electrical Award - 15 October 2020

Improvements to unpaid parental leave entitlements - 16 September 2020

Failure to consult makes redundancy not genuine - 2 September 2020

High Court Decision On How Personal/Carer’s Leave Should Be Calculated - 19 August 2020

JobKeeper Enabling Direction Quashed on Appeal - 4 August 2020

Federal Clerks wage bulletin 13 - 23 July 2020

Is rejecting a job applicant based on their criminal record unlawful discrimination? - 21 July 2020

Temporary COVID-19 Variations to Clerks - Private Sector Award extended - 7 July 2020

State Wage Case Decision 2020 - 30 June 2020

Federal Minimum Wage Increase - 22 June 2020

Fair Work Regulations - 22 June 2020

Changes to the Clerks - Private Sector Award 2010 - 18 June 2020

When a Casual is not a Casual - 25 May 2020

Increase in Unfair Dismissal cases - 19 May 2020

R&R counts towards the minimum employment period - 19 May 2020

JobKeeper Flexibility for WA State System Employers - 15 May 2020 

JobKeeper Payments - new eligibility requirements - 14 May 2020

Important restrictions on the COVIDSafe App - 14 May 2020

Variation of Enterprise Agreements1 May 2020

$2K Payment to apprentice employers - 1 May 2020

JobKeeper Payment extension - 1 May 2020

JobKeeper Payment - UPDATED 15 April 2020 - 15 April 2020

Commercial Leasing and COVID-19 Mandatory Code of Conduct - 15 April 2020

Important contractual issues to be aware of during COVID-19 - 9 April 2020

Pending changes to vary 122 Modern Awards - 6 April 2020

Important changes to the Clerks - Private Sector Award - 6 April 2020

COVID-19 - Standing Employees Down - 25 March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - A short guide for employers - 19 March 2020

Massive fine for underpayment of wages - 5 March 2020

Single Touch Payroll - the ATO's new 'super power' - 25 February 2020

Changes to Clerks - Private Sector Award - 25 February 2020

What are the leave entitlements for volunteer firefighters? - 10 February 2020

Does your graduate apprentice have their Electrician's Licence yet? - 23 January 2020

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