2016 will present plenty of fresh challenges to HR professionals – not least in terms of new workplace legislation. From the award review process to the ongoing issue of employee underpayment, HCTV sat down with Athena Koelmeyer, principal and director of Workplace Law, to run through what HR needs to be across this year.
HC chats to an employment lawyer about the legalities of internet use for non-work purposes.
Employers may need to get creative with parental leave policies if new legislation comes into place.
A proposed enterprise agreement by a Sydney 7-Eleven franchise has been rejected by the Fair Work Commission as it would have underpaid employees.
The Australian Taxation Office has been involved in a long legal battle after an employee sustained injuries from changes made to her work station by casual employees.
Employees and their lawyers are increasingly taking aim at employers using Fair Work general protections provisions, with HR getting caught out by ‘furphies’.
A man is claiming his former company is in breach of the Fair Work Act after alleged bullying by the CEO
Here’s how one company is using a passive workplace design to boost employee wellbeing
A business has been accused of discrimination after refusing an employee’s right to return to work after she took parental leave