The office Christmas party, with the release of a new movie featuring Jennifer Aniston, is a hot topic this year. It seems employers are keen to understand their legal risks and obligations and what precautions they should take when planning and hosting events.
Workplace Law’s Director, Shane Koelmeyer, was recently interviewed by Smart Company in response to a survey of 5,500 retail workers conducted by the Shop Distributive and Allied Employees’ Association (SDA)
HR directors and corporate leaders beware: the FWO is taking legal action against individuals who contravene the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth).
During 2016 we have seen an increase in the Fair Work Ombudsman’s (FWO’s) efforts to pursue directors and managers, including HR and payroll managers, for their involvement in contraventions of the Fair Work Act 2009(Cth) (FW Act).
Q&A: When Enterprise Agreement Bargaining Turns Ugly
In issue 14.9 of HRD Magazine, Workplace Law’s Managing Director, Athena Koelmeyer highlights to employers the techniques that can be used in difficult enterprise agreement negotiations.
Determining whether an employee’s working hours are ‘reasonable’
Determining whether an employee’s working hours are ‘reasonable’ In Issue 14.7 of HRD Magazine Workplace Law's Managing Director, Athena Koelmeyer, discusses the term ‘reasonable additional hours’ commonly used in employment contracts and outlines the main factors...
Workplace Law announced as a Major Commercial Partner for Sydney FC’s W-League team
Workplace Law announced as a Major Commercial Partner for Sydney FC’s W-League team Press release by Sydney FC regarding Workplace Law's sponsorship for the 2016/17 W-League season. Read the article...