The unique features behind this popular app can create certain legal headaches that HR will need to be aware of
Choosing to conduct an internal investigation into a work grievance can put HR into a highly vulnerable position, warns one legal expert
An employer who fails to accommodate an employee’s breastfeeding needs could face a costly discrimination claim.
As the ride-sharing giant faces a class action suit in the US, HC asks an Australian employment lawyer about the ins and outs of sham contracting.
When a worker is the subject of a criminal investigation, HR needs to tread carefully to ensure procedural fairness.
Commercial contracts can be much harder to break than regular employment contracts, as seen in the case of US pop star Kesha.
HR professionals around Australia are still making these costly procedural errors when terminating employees for misconduct and performance issues.
Is it possible to have a ‘fair and reasonable’ dismissal process for an employee who isn’t actually in the office?
HC looks at the conditions which are required to make an employee medical examination compulsory
In some circumstances, HR must cease disciplinary processes and come to a settlement with an employee who has a mental illness
Older workers are feeling subtle pressure from their colleagues and management to make way for younger generations