Industrial relations

Casuals to full-time: Will Fair Work Act changes cause HR headache for contracts?

Casuals to full-time: Will Fair Work Act changes cause HR headache for contracts?

Julian Arndt, Director at ABLA, tells HRD that misclassification in contracts could carry hefty ramifications

'Incapable of performance': Domestic violence order frustrates employment contract

'Incapable of performance': Domestic violence order frustrates employment contract

Is it unfair dismissal? FWC probes impact on worker's duties

Customer service advisor claims 'coercive' team leader forced her resignation

Customer service advisor claims 'coercive' team leader forced her resignation

After unscheduled absences, worker says she faced 'ultimatum'

Paris airport workers threaten strike for Olympics opening ceremony

Paris airport workers threaten strike for Olympics opening ceremony

Despite agreement reached last week, union demanding higher bonuses for employees, according to reports

Can a client's directive dismiss a worker?

Can a client's directive dismiss a worker?

Fights between co-workers lead to summary dismissal. Is it unfair?

No continuity of service? Labour hire stint breaks worker's claim for long service leave

No continuity of service? Labour hire stint breaks worker's claim for long service leave

Transition from direct employment to labour hire muddles worker's entitlements