Unfair dismissals and fixed term employment contracts Part 3

In two previous posts I have published commentary about the effect of fixed term contracts of employment upon the issue…

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Unfair dismissals and fixed term employment contracts Part 2

It is tolerably well established that a person whose employment has come to an end when an expressly inserted end…

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Unfair dismissals and fixed term employment contracts Part 1

The unfair dismissal jurisdiction of the Fair Work Commission is predicated and founded upon the notion that there has been…

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So-called outer limits contracts of employment

Fixed term contracts of employment The Explanatory Memorandum that accompanied the Fair Work Bill 2008 provides inter alia as follows….

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Redundancy and fixed term contracts

Recently, several people including two small business proprietors have asked me whether redundancy is payable to employees who lose their…

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Catch 22; redundancy and fixed term employees

Is an employee entitled to statutory redundancy pay if he or she is employed on a fixed term contract basis?…

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Redundancy and fixed term contracts

I have recently been asked whether redundancy compensation provided for by the Fair Work Act is payable where the employee…

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