Unfair dismissal and Covid19 pandemic

In what is the first unfair dismissal case I have come across in the Fair Work Commission where the dismissal…

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Fair Work Commision Jobkeeper disputes benchbook launched

The Fair Work Commission has launched an online version of its JobKeeper disputes handbook which can be accessed via this…

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First JobKeeper dispute in the Fair Work Commission

In what I believe to be the first JobKeeper dispute dealt with by the Fair Work Commission, a Qantas employee…

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JobKeeper disputes; Fair Work Commision procedures

The Fair Work Commission has just released a statement by the President of the Commission, Justice Ross,  about the procedures…

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JobKeeper abuses; employers be very aware

From many calls which have been made to my office during the past fortnight, it is evident that many employers…

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Stand Down disputes

The Fair Work Commission has been granted further powers by the Commonwealth to deal inter alia with Covid 19 stand…

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JobKeeper benchbook released by Fair Work Commission

The Fair Work Commission has this morning released its JobKeeper disputes benchbook. The Commission has the power under amendments to…

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Leave entitlements during Covid 19 pandemic

Here is a summary of the currently statutory leave entitlements which apply to Australian workers employed under the Fair Work…

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Employer rights to amend employment terms under JobKeeper

The Federal government’s coronavirus (Covid19) economic stimulus initiatives include the JobKeeper legislation* which has made very substantial albeit temporary changes…

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Redundancy pay and Coronavirus pandemic

The Fair Work Commission has rejected a bid by a Victorian manufacturing company, which rendered the positions of several employees…

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