JobKeeper direction to vary work hours held to be reasonable

NB This decision of the Fair Work Commission was overturned on appeal on 13 July.   In a recent decision…

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JobKeeper enabling directions

Under the Covid 19 crisis amendments to the Fair Work Act, an employer who or which is receiving JobKeeper wage…

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JobKeeper protections

Today I am publishing a copy of a precise extract from the Fair Work Commission’s “JobKeeper Disputes Benchbook” which deals…

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JobKeeper enabling directions and the Fair Work Commission

Here is a summary of another JobKeeper case in the Fair Work Commission, from a summary of it issued by…

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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 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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JobKeeper questions; employers requiring employees to work more hours

JobKeeper questions; can an employer require more hours to be worked for same pay? In the past few days, I…

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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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