Police commissioner's remarks spark social media debate around employee recognition
Accuracy of payroll records proves crucial to case's outcome
No written contract leads to confusion on whether worker is employee or not
FWC says worker had 'real or effective choice' about resigning
Employer stops sending deductions from pay to Centrelink
'The decision to impose disciplinary action on an employee or terminate an employee is often fraught with difficultly and requires significant factual and legal analysis'