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
A five-year legal battle has resulted in a compensation payout for a public servant who was injured whilst having sex on a work trip.
The adverse action provision of the Fair Work Act is relatively new on the industrial relations landscape, and a new decision has put significant qualifications around this clause of the legislation.
Fair Work Australia has previously ruled on numerous cases involving pornography on work computers – but what can you do if an employee is actually distributing the material?
Would an employee’s criminal conviction for domestic violence be grounds for dismissal? You may assume their off duty behaviour automatically influences their work life – but a new court ruling says otherwise.
Requiring an employee to work on a public holiday is an unpleasant reality for many employers throughout Australia this holiday season – what are your rights if they refuse?
There are changes to the Fair Work Act set to begin on 1 January – have you amended your HR policies and guidelines?
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"