JobKeeper directions must be reasonable and involve consultation

In Wilfred Lam v Mobile Technology International Pty Ltd [2020] FWC 4366 the Fair Work Commission has held that not…

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Redundancies and JobKeeper

It is widely expected, at least so far as media speculation is concerned, that that the end of JobKeeper 1.0…

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Unfair dismissal and JobKeeper

“In  a recent unfair dismissal case, the Fair Work Commission rejected a defence by the employer that the termination of…

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Stand down orders in Covid

In addition to the powers employers have during the Covid pandemic to issue Jobkeeper enabling directions to employees who the…

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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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