2017 Legal & IR Updates

End of year functions – 30 November 2017

ETU declares QLD employers face $70 million underpayment claims – 30 November 2017

Court rules R&R akin to weekends when giving notice – 16 November 2017

New laws to protect vulnerable workers – 2 November 2017

New 'corrupting benefits' laws – 2 November 2017

MyLeave - are electrical contractors obliged to register? – 18 September 2017

Federal Court Rejects Pre-Shift Right of Entry – 4 September 2017

Restraint unenforceable if employer in breach – 17 August 2017

Did you know - Privacy Act - 3 August 2017

Did you know? High income threshold - 17 July 2017

Casuals able to request conversion to part or full-time - 17 July 2017

Did you know? Civil penalty - 4 July 2017

Not genuine redundancy when employees reject pay cut - 4 July 2017

National wage increase - 15 June 2017

Did you know? Personal and accessorial liability - 1 June 2017

Adverse Action - Are you risking a large fine - 1 June 2017

Is working overseas 'continuous service' for the purposes of the Long Service Leave Act? - 17 May 2017

Did you know? Recovering debts - Construction Contracts Act 2004 - 17 May 2017

Court rules employer can compel worker to see company doctor - 13 April 2017

Did you know? The Surveillance Devices Act - 28 March 2017

How does The Federal Building Code 2016 effect you? - 28 March 2017

Product recall: Eaton Quicklag ELG-TW earth leakage circuit breaker (RCBO) - 15 March 2017

Don't expect too much assistance from the Commission if you are unrepresented - 3 March 2017

Did you know? Electrical contractor's licence - 3 March 2017

Are you at risk as an Independent Contractor or Employee? - 16 February 2017

New WA Building and Construction Code applies now! - 28 January 2017

NEW Federal Building Code 2016 - 20 January 20172017