The government has unveiled a new measure to crack down on employers who take advantage of migrant workers
Staff at AGL's Loy Yang Power Station have signalled the possibility of industrial action in a move described as 'outdated union ideology'
Despite a number of high profile legal cases in recent months, employers are failing to undertake their due diligence when it comes to downsizing and are ignoring the high risk posed by adverse action claims.
An energy company’s request to test the urine of its employees has been thrown out by a full bench decision of Fair Work Australia in a case with potentially wide-reaching ramifications.
From 1 October 2012, changes to the parental leave standard in the Fair Work Act will become law. Have you ensured your organisation is compliant?
A Melbourne employer has been ordered to pay nearly $40k in compensation following a botched unfair dismissal hearing at the hands of its HR manager.
Asking for a candidate’s Facebook login details is a fatally flawed practice from the get-go, and any use of Facebook presents risks around discrimination.
Fair Work has released its tensely awaited ruling in the Qantas industrial dispute, largely finding in favour of the airline. The judgment is a significant win and the findings will have important flow-on effects.
The Fair Work Commission has concluded that a young employee’s dismissal was harsh, unjust, and unreasonable
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'
HRD looks at how HR can leverage people analytics to make data-driven decisions