The FWC has ruled on the controversial case involving an employer who terminated a worker opposed to same-sex marriage last year
The employee worked seven days a week and went to work when he was ill because he was never paid sick leave
Figures released by the Fair Work Commission (FWC) back up claims that all too often employers are left with no choice but to pay ‘go-away’ money to sacked workers, rather than endure the expense of arbitration.
The departure of sensitive information along with a valued employee is a persistent threat to business – how can HR minimise the impact?
A recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia is important for employers looking for case law around the murky world of law concerning whether an individual is an employee or a contractor.
The introduction of a number of workplace changes has been delayed following the intervention of business groups.
A retirement village worker who hid behind a bathroom door when discovered with the gardener in a deceased resident’s studio has won more than $6,000 at the ERA.
From April 1 the requirements of the new Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012 Act will be fully operational – is your organisation up to speed with the new requirements?
The company said the error is completely unacceptable and a clear breach of their advertising standards
Justice Rita Zammit dismissed the case, finding that if the farting occurred it "would not necessarily amount to bullying"