Unfair dismissal cases; factors which affect the outcome

The unfair dismissal jurisdiction of the Fair Work Commission operates on the basis that the evaluation of whether a dismissal…

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Unfair dismissal cases cannot deal with debts

The Fair Work Commission does not have the power, when determining an unfair dismissal case, to order an employer to…

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Calculating compensation for unfair dismissal

Here is a succinct and very recent statement of the methodology used by the Fair Work Commission to calculate compensation…

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Compensation for unfair dismissal; what is the lost pay?

Where a dismissal is held to have been relevantly unfair due to deficiencies of process (for example it was procedurally…

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Remedies for unfair dismissal; continuity of service

When an employee wins an unfair dismissal case, the remedies which can be ordered by the Fair Work Commission are…

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Compensation for unfair dismissal; the principles

“Is an order for payment of compensation appropriate in all the circumstances of the case? Having found that reinstatement is…

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Compensation for unfair dismissal and the statutory cap

Yesterday, I published a blog or post which was constituted by an entire decision of the Fair Work Commission on…

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How to calculate compensation for unfair dismissal

Today I am publishing an entire decision of the Fair Work Commission on the issue of calculating compensation for unfair…

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Compensation for unfair and unlawful dismissal; contingencies

Here are two extracts from Fair Work Commission cases which deal with the legal issues of reducing compensation to account…

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Compensation for unfair dismissal; how is it calculated?

How does the Fair Work Commission calculate compensation for unfair dismissal in a situation where an employee who has won…

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