In a decision that has wide reaching implications for future sexual harassment claims, the Federal Court has found that an applicant is entitled to bring evidence of their employer acting in a similar manner towards other...more
The Supreme Court of Victoria has shed light on an issue raised in Barker v Commonwealth Bank of Australia  FCA 942 regarding whether employers must adhere to their own policies and procedures when dismissing an...more
There have been several franchising developments since our last update in February.
This edition discusses:
- minimising the risks when marketing through social media
- comments from...more
The Australian Federal Workplace Relations Minister, Bill Shorten, recently announced changes that will allow employees to seek assistance in respect of workplace bullying from the Fair Work Commission (FWC).