Covid 19 stand downs in Australia

There have been surprisingly few stand down cases heard by the Fair Work Commission despite the omnipresence of Covid 19…

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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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Standing down employees under the Fair Work Act

Quite apart from the specific amendments to the Fair Work Act which enable an employer to vary the hours of…

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Stand down implications for employers and employees

I have been asked many times in recent days about the legal implications of an employer standing down an employee…

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