Disability in the workplace

The general protections of the Fair Work Act provide that it is unlawful for an employer to take adverse action…

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Workplace discrimination and the general protections

Here is a passage from a Federal Circuit Court case which shows the anti-discrimination provisions of the Fair Work At…

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Discrimination in the workplace

The general protections of the Fair Work Act prohibit the taking of adverse action against an employee, or prospective employee…

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Workplace discrimination and the general protections

The general protections under the Fair Work Act render it unlawful for an employer to take adverse action against an…

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General protections and the inherent requirements of the job

As I pointed out in a post published yesterday, it is unlawful for an employer to take adverse action against…

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Workplace discrimination; disability

The general protections of the Fair Work Act render it unlawful for  an employer to take adverse action against an…

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Discrimination at work; family or carer’s responsibilities

Discrimination at work on the basis of family or carer’s responsibilities   Under the Sex Discrimination Act family responsibilities are…

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Discrimination at work due to pregnancy

Discrimination at work due to pregnancy   Under the Sex Discrimination Act the prohibition against discrimination on the basis of…

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Discrimination at work due to religion

  Religious discrimination includes distinctions made on the basis of expression of religious beliefs or membership in a religious group….

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Discrimination at work due to political opinion

Discrimination at work due to political opinion or conviction   Political opinion includes membership of a political party; expressed political,…

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