The Fair Work Commission (FWC) has previously addressed the role of the support person in various decisions. Amber Chandler, Partner, Barker Henley, outlines what this role entails
Rogue employers will now be forced to prove they pay their staff correctly if they are investigated for underpayments
Fairfax Media’s decision to slash 120 editorial jobs has resulted in a massive unprotected industrial action across its operations.
Another retail giant has been targeted by the Fair Work Ombudsman in its investigations into minimum wage payments.
Moreton Island restaurant operators face legal backlash for underpaying an employee and dismissing her by text message.
In the wake of a string of high profile exploitation cases, it's never been more important for HR to exercise due diligence.
When a worker is the subject of a criminal investigation, HR needs to tread carefully to ensure procedural fairness.
A new industrial relations battle to convert casual workers into permanent employees is heating up, with unions pushing the controversial move
CFMEU bosses also face possible criminal prosecution for alleged false testimony
Labor is now calling for the resignation of the employment minister Michaelia Cash
Over 300 HR professionals are at the inaugural HR Tech Summit