Latest News in the Workplace

What’s new this fortnight? You’ll be excited to see that our fortnightly newsletter is back after something of a hiatus as a result of a very busy start to the year!   Court Services [...]

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What’s new this fortnight?   CommBank to pay back $3M to employees forced to work through breaks The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommBank) has agreed to pay back $3M to employees that [...]

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What’s new this fortnight?   Australian workplace laws to become more complex, despite already being dubbed ‘the world’s most complicated by far’ Chief Executive of Australian Industry [...]

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What’s new this fortnight?   Labour hire operator fined $106K for inadvertent clerical oversight A labour hire operator has been fined $106,430.63 by the Federal Circuit and Family Court [...]

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What’s new this fortnight? Review of The Modern Slavery Act The Federal Government has released the three yearly review into the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (Cth) (Act), outlining recommendations to [...]

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What’s new this fortnight? Outline of “Same Job, Same Pay” proposal released The Department of Employment and Workplace Relations (DEWR) has released details of the ‘Same Job, Same Pay’ proposal, [...]

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Fair Work Commission 2023 Minimum Wage Review National Award Wage Increases The Fair Work Commission has today, 2 June 2023, handed down the 2022 minimum wage review increasing all award wages [...]

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Secure Jobs, Better Pay legislation coming into effect The Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Secure Jobs, Better Pay) Bill 2022 (Secure Jobs, Better Pay Bill) passed parliament on 2 December 2022 [...]

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Dangers of the work Christmas party – celebrating safely With the Christmas season upon us, it is important to remember that whilst celebrating end of year work Christmas parties, employer health [...]

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Labor introduces Industrial Relations Bill The Labor Government has introduced the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Secure Jobs, Better Pay) Bill (Bill) into Parliament and is seeking to have the [...]