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Do You Need Time Away To Manage Family And Domestic Violence Issues?

Effective 1 August 2018, the Australian Fair Work Commission added five days of unpaid leave to all employees, including casual awards, to deal with family and domestic violence.

Single Abbreviation Changes Meaning Of Enterprise Agreement

In finding that an employer misconstrued a common abbreviation in its own enterprise agreement, Qube Ports Pty Ltd has been required to withdraw final warnings issued to seven employees following a recent decision of the Fair Work Commission that highlights the importance of meticulous legal drafting.

Upcoming Penalty Rate Changes In The General Retail Industry Award 2010

On 1 October 2018, the Fair Work Commission, as part of its 4-year modern award review, made a decision which will amend evening, Saturday and Sunday penalty rates under the General Retail Industry Award 2010.

Chao Ni – Appointed Principal At MST Lawyers

MST Lawyers is pleased to announce the appointment of Chao Ni as a Principal in its Employment Law team.