Injunctions in fair work cases

A person who complains of a general protections’ breach is entitled to seek interim relief from the Federal Court or…

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Interim reinstatement orders

Under sec 545 of the Fair Work Act each of the Federal Court and the Federal Circuit Court is empowered…

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Injunctions to preserve the status quo in employment disputes

There is no dispute as to the Court’s jurisdiction and the well settled law relating to the grant of an…

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Injunctions to enforce employment obligations

In addition to the right of an employer to seek and if warranted obtain an injunction against an employee to…

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Before it is too late; when will injunctions be ordered?

The applicable principles that govern whether to grant an interlocutory injunction were identified by the High Court in Australian Broadcasting…

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Injunctions to restrain sackings; interim or interlocutory?

The Federal Court has issued an interim injunction against an employer which was threatening to dismiss an employee for serious…

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Adverse action injunctions

The Australian Red Cross has agreed for the time being to adjourn an endeavour to discipline a union delegate who…

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Injunctions to preserve the status quo

The law has developed a set of rules to assist courts when deciding whether to grant interim, or temporary relief,…

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