A woman’s bid for compensation was rejected recently after a judge found that her sacking – based on her having too many sexual partners – was justifiable. People + Culture Strategies’ Joydeep Hor outlines why.
A Tasmanian company and its operator are facing heavy fines after failing to follow close down legislations. HC outlines employers’ duties and valid reasons for placing staff on stand-down.
Partners at DLA Piper share their predictions for challenges employers could face in the New Year.
Dismissing employees can turn into an HR nightmare if the correct process isn't followed. Workplace Law managing director Athena Koelmeyer shares her best practice tips for successful terminations.
Dismissing an employee after a long-term absence can be an HR minefield. Clayton Utz partner Saul Harben and lawyer Conor Fahey share their expertise on the issue.
If an employee is caught in the process of intending to steal company property, is it enough for a dismissal? A Fair Work Commission decision provides some clarity on the issue.
Often conduct complained about in the workplace is not actually bullying behaviour
HRD looks at where HR can benefit from technological disruption and innovation
The bank is looking to hire 600 technology specialists to drive its technology transformation