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FWC wage review: does this apply to you?

Australia - July 8 2014 Each financial year an Expert Panel from the Fair Work Commission (FWC) conducts a review into annual wages across Australia. Following the review…

Lucy Fennelly

Support vs advocate: the role of a support person

Australia - July 8 2014 A recent decision of the Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission has clarified the role of a support person in the context of dismissals. An employee…

Lucy Fennelly

New bullying jurisdiction: a review so far

Australia - July 8 2014 In January 2014, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) began exercising its newly vested jurisdiction to make orders in relation to workplace bullying. The…

Lucy Fennelly

Should sexting be consensual for teens?

Australia - May 27 2014 Sexting is difficult to define; however, it is best described as the practice among some young women and men of creating, sharing, sending or posting…

Lucy Fennelly

Teacher awarded $689,294 after school incident

Australia - May 27 2014 In a recent decision of the New South Wales District Court a teacher successfully sued the New South Wales Department of Education and Communities…

Lucy Fennelly