Fair Work issues and the Federal Circuit Court

  This extract from a decision of the Federal Circuit Court is a useful examination of its jurisdiction (or lack…

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Fair Work Commssion appeals and the Federal Court

What follows in this post is an extract from the decision of the Full Federal Court of Australia by an…

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Unfair dismissal appeals; good luck with that

The following extract from the reasons for decision by the Fair Work Commission in an appeal by an employee against…

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Stay orders for Fair Work Commission appeals

Once an appeal is launched in the Fair Work Commission, it has the power to issue “stay” orders to preserve…

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Appeals against the Fair Work Commission

It is very, very rare for a decision of the Fair Work Commission to be capable of being reviewed by…

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Appeals in the Fair Work Commission

An appeal cannot lie from a decision of the Fair Work Commission unless it is the public interest. How does…

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Appeals in the Fair Work Commission

The Fair Work Act makes it very difficult to appeal a decision of the Fair Work Commission at first instance,…

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Appeals in the Fair Work Commission

The Fair Work Act contains provisions which render it very difficult to appeal an unfair dismissal decision. However here is…

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Appeal obstacles in the Fair Work Commission

The Fair Work Act contains a number of significant provisions which make it difficult to appeal  a Fair Work Commission…

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Fair Work Commission appeals

It is reasonably rare for the Fair Work Commission’s appeal tribunal, called a Full Bench, to overturn a decision of…

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