Damages for general protections’ breach

What follows is an extract from a recent decision of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia which deals with a…

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Compensation for unfair dismissal

What are the principles which the Fair Work Commission applies when assessing compensation for unfair dismissal. “In undertaking this task,…

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Compensation for contraventions of the Fair Work Act

The following post is devoted to the legal principles which apply when an Australian court with jurisdiction to do so,…

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General protections; reinstatement and compensation

Here is an extract from a recent decision of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia ordering compensation for non-economic loss…

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General protections cases; compensation for non-economic loss

In a very rare decision of a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission dealing with an appeal from a…

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General protections’ cases; discounts for contingencies

In a very rare appeal concerning compensation for a breach of the general protections, a Full Bench of the Fair…

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General protections’ cases; calculating economic loss

In a very rare decision of a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission dealing with an appeal from a…

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General protections; compensation

In a very rare decision to award compensation  for a breach of the general protections, in this case adverse action…

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Compensation for unlawful dismissal

The title of this post is technically abstract because there is no cause of action known to Australian law called…

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Compensation for unlawful dismissal

There are a number of provisions of the Fair Work Act which render certain dismissal unlawful, including the general protections….

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