Continuity of service during protected industrial action

Sec 416A of the Fair Work Act provides that regulations may be made prescribing the purposes for which continuity of…

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Industrial action

The Federal Coalition Government has amended the Fair Work Regulations so as to empower the WA Government to apply for…

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Notice of protected industrial action

A decision of the Fair Work Commission just published goes a long way to explaining the Commission’s approach to the…

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Industrial action by employers

The Fair Work Commission has ruled that pre-emptory industrial action taken by an employer in the form of stand downs…

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Industrial action orders

In a recent appeal* to the Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission, limitations on the jurisdiction of the Commission…

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The safety exception in industrial action

As a general principle, it is not lawful for an employee to take individual or collective industrial action against an…

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Fair Work Act; protected industrial action

Protected industrial action in enterprise bargaining The Fair Work Act is federal legislation brought in by the Rudd government in…

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