Unfair dismissal and the Downfall parody/meme

In a fascinating analysis of the legal ingredients in an appeal in an unfair dismissal case, particularly the height of…

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Unfair dismissal; it is a matter of discretion

An employee who consumed a can of coca cola from a vending machine operated by the employer without paying for…

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Unfair dismissal; misconduct

“Here is an extract from a recent decision of the Fair Work Commission in an unfair dismissal case which sets…

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Unfair dismissal; is there a valid reason?

One of the most important legal tests whether a termination of employment by an employer is relevantly unfair is whether…

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No remedy for procedurally unfair dismissal due to valid reason

In an interesting unfair dismissal decision a very experienced member of the Fair Work Commission has declined to order compensation…

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Unfair dismissal; valid reason and the Downfall parody

In a hugely important decision, a very senior Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission has unanimously upheld an appeal…

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Unfair dismissal and valid reason

In unfair dismissal cases, the legal issue of whether there was a valid reason for the dismissal is perhaps the…

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Unfair dismissal; what is a valid reason

What is a valid reason for a dismissal? “In order to be a valid reason, the reason for the dismissal…

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Unfair dismissal; serious misconduct and valid reason for dismissal

Essentially, the analysis of whether a dismissal is determined to be relevantly unfair in the Fair Work Commission is determined…

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Unfair dismissal; is there are valid reason?

The issue whether there is a valid reason for the dismissal of an employee whose employment is covered by the…

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