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Judge won’t block ex-SAI Global exec from going to rival company
Employment April 16, 2018 11:25 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has rejected a bid by risk management company SAI Global Property to temporarily ban a former sales manager from working for a direct […]

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CFMEU appeals fine over walkout protesting shorts policy
Employment April 3, 2018 10:30 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Construction, Forestry Energy and Mining Union has appealed a penalty handed down last month over a walkout organized in protest of a policy requiring […]

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Judge dismisses ex-Norton Rose lawyer’s arguments for mediation move
Business of Law March 28, 2018 9:32 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge on Wednesday issued his reasons for refusing a bid by a former Norton Rose Fulbright lawyer to move scheduled mediation of the case […]

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Linfox workers lose appeal in FWC case
Employment March 16, 2018 9:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

A group of Linfox workers in Victoria has lost a challenge to a Fair Work Commission ruling that found in favor of the transport giant […]

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BHP should have considered other work for miner: FWC
Employment March 15, 2018 10:21 pm By Christine Caulfield

A BHP subsidiary acted unreasonably when it failed to consider alternative work for an incapacitated employee and instead sent him home without pay for three […]

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IOOF shareholder gets discovery ok for possible class action
Class Actions May 18, 2018 9:18 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

An IOOF shareholder mulling a class action against the financial services company over reports that it failed to inform ASIC about allegations of misconduct by […]

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StatePlus employment case could get “ugly” at trial, judge warns
Employment April 30, 2018 8:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

An employment dispute between financial advisory StatePlus and former program and project manager Mark Lawson has been ordered into mediation, with a Federal Court Judge […]

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BHP wins halt of FWC’s alternative-work decision
Employment April 16, 2018 9:39 pm By Christine Caulfield

A BHP subsidiary has won a reprieve pending appeal of a Fair Work Commission decision that found it acted unreasonably when it failed to consider […]

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Domino’s scraps plans for new enterprise agreement
Employment March 26, 2018 8:10 pm By Christine Caulfield

Domino’s Pizza has dropped its pursuit of a new enterprise bargaining agreement and will leave employees on the fast food industry award, the company said […]

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ACTU calls for Fair Work Act update to combat ‘wage theft’
Employment March 22, 2018 11:23 am By Christine Caulfield

ACTU secretary Sally McManus called for reforms to the Fair Work Act on Wednesday, saying Australia’s workplace laws were broken and the Turnbull government was […]

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