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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Having a bob each way not god enough possibly; unfair dismissal

The need for employers to take care when assessing whether to dismiss an employee are evident in an appeal in…

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Blimey; has the height of the bar to appeal in the Federal Court increased even further?

The height of the bar which must be jumped to appeal successfully in the Federal Court appears to have risen…

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