A number of employment related financial thresholds are indexed annually each 1 July. Below is a summary of some important changes effective 1 July 2012.
Welcome to the April 2012 edition of At Work, the HWL Ebsworth Workplace Relations and Safety practice group e’Newsletter.
At Work provides you with timely, practical and meaningful updates on pertinent issues in the ever-changing landscape of employment law, industrial relations and workplace health and safety.
We trust that you find the information in this edition of At Work useful.
Two recent cases highlight the importance of developing and including a well constructed 'restraint of trade' clause within an employment contract.
A number of franchisors have agreed to conduct self-audits of their franchisees' employment records as a result of the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) receiving complaints from employees of franchisees, particularly younger employees, in relation to minimum pay standards and entitlements.