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Staff at AGL's Loy Yang Power Station have signalled the possibility of industrial action in a move described as 'outdated union ideology'
The highly controversial ‘adverse actions’ provision in the Fair Work Act (2009) is proving likely to land HR in trouble as the number of claims continue to rise.
The FWO’s action against Jetstar highlights dangers of using overseas in Australia.
A court has determined that the termination of an employee was ‘manifestly unjust’ and that the repeated failings of HR culminated in physical violence between two workers.
A Melbourne employer discriminated against a female employee by dismissing her because of her “overall young look”, the Fair Work Ombudsman has found.
The sheer acceleration of workplace trends that have been at play for the last two decades, such as higher participation rates, more women in the workforce, greater flexibility, and lifelong education and training, mean in many ways the ‘workplace of the future’ is already here.
In this two-part series HC investigates the legal guidelines for ensuring the office party ends with a laugh not a lawsuit.
An employee was dismissed by text message because she refused to accept below-Award wages
A business has been penalised $227,300 after legal action by the Fair Work Ombudsman
HC talks to CEB's Aaron McEwan and academic Uri Gal about how HR can make the most accurate decisions