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What to do when performance management leads to a bullying claim

What to do when performance management leads to a bullying claim

There are two mistakes that employers often make when handling bullying complaints made during the disciplinary process

Extremism in the workplace: what should HR do?

Extremism in the workplace: what should HR do?

Dissenting viewpoints are often lauded in business – but what happens if an employee’s extremist views infiltrate the workplace?

A spotlight on inherent requirements

A spotlight on inherent requirements

A recent court case highlights the differences between the Fair Work Act and the Disability Discrimination Act

Can you dock staff for extended volunteer leave?

Can you dock staff for extended volunteer leave?

After a mining firm recently got bad press for penalising an employee volunteer, HC looks into the legalities of payment for volunteer leave

What is a reasonable adjustment?

What is a reasonable adjustment?

Failing to take a 'broad view' on reasonable adjustments can result in discrimination claims and costly court hearings, legal experts say.