Unfair dismissal; reduction of hours and constructive dismissal

As I posted yesterday, the issue of the relationship between the reduction of a casual employee’s hours and whether this…

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Constructive dismissal; the legal principles explained

Here is an extract from a Fair Work Commission unfair dismissal case which sets out the legal principles which apply…

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Constructive unfair dismissal

The minimum legal elements of a constructive dismissal are more often than not much more difficult for an employee to satisfy…

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What is a constructive dismissal

Here is a statement of the essential legal elements of a constructive dismissal. “In Bupa Aged Care Australia Pty Ltd…

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Constructive dismissal; the elements

The primary elements of a constructive dismissal are explained in the extract from a recent decision of the Fair Work…

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Unfair dismissal; constructive dismissal and repudiation

The common law legal doctrines of repudiation and constructive dismissal are alive and well in fair work law, despite not…

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Constructive unfair dismissal; the doctrine of repudiation

Conduct by an employer which is fundamentally inconsistent with the contract of employment of an employee will, if it amounts…

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Unfair dismissal and resignations

Most Australians are familiar with what is commonly (but not necessarily technically) known as a constructive dismissal which is a…

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Unfair dismissal and resignations

The concept of constructive dismissal is very misunderstood. Today I have posted an extract from a recent decision of the…

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Unfair dismissal and resignation

Here is an extract from a recent Fair Work Commission decision of a senior member of the Commission which superbly…

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