Legal & IR Updates

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

2019

Right of entry - do you know what the legal obligations are? - 9 December 2019

Legal advice for end of year functions - 21 November 2019

Employees cannot 'demand' flexible work arrangements - 8 November 2019

Is your business name registered? - 24 October 2019

Reminder - avoid discrimination when recruiting - 10 October 2019

New whistleblower laws - 27 September 2019

Sacking by text 'disgraceful' - 12 September 2019

Full Court rules personal leave calculated in 'days' not hours - 3 September 2019

Warning to employers - it may not be safe to talk about your staff - 15 August 2019

Risks associated with 'work experience' - 1 August 2019

Individual Flexibility Arrangements and the Annual Wage Review decision - are your wages still compliant? - 18 July 2019

Who will drive your business in the future? - 18 July 2019

The WA State Minimum Wage order - 4 July 2019

Full Federal Court clarifies Super on annualised salaries - 13 June 2019

Refusal to provide fingerprint held not valid reason for termination - 4 June 2019

National wage increase announced - 4 June 2019

Black Economy Procurement Connected Policy - 16 May 2019

Are you paying Super on annual leave loading? - 16 May 2019

Company too quick to assume worker had abandoned employment - 2 May 2019

New regulation affecting casual workers - 1 March 2019

ACCC takes action against Employsure - 14 February 2019

How to protect your payment being clawed back by a liquidator - 31 January 2019

NECA Legal WA - Did you know? - 21 January 2019

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