The newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to work health & safety in Australia.
People + Culture Strategies
This "right to disconnect" could become more important for employees as work-life balance becomes more of a priority.
Hunt & Hunt
Temporary measures to relieve company directors from personal liability for insolvent trading ceased on 31 December 2020.
Hunt & Hunt
These regulatory changes could herald a major shakeup in the debt management and credit repair industries in Australia.
Hunt & Hunt
The changes were intended to prevent illegal phoenixing, but the impact of section 203AB is relevant to all directors.
In NSW, an avenue exists outside the Cth NTA for compensation by virtue of a person with native title rights and interests.
APRA released its quarterly property exposure data for domestic and foreign authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The norm of international travel has been materially disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, with the commencement of the worldwide rollout of COVID-19 vaccines...
This new Practice Note provides guidance for the application, negotiation and administration of planning agreements.
Councils should ensure prospective purchasers are notified of any changes, by way of an accurate planning certificate.
Employers continue to have an ongoing duty to eliminate or minimise the risk of exposure to COVID-19 in the workplace.
Local government councils are responsible for delivering and maintaining public infrastructure across Australia.
The article discusses key legal documents needed by graphic designers to protect their business and intellectual property.
You can conduct workplace surveillance in different ways, which may vary according to state laws and the type of work.
You need to distinguish between each of these roles, as each position comes with different rights and responsibilities.
An employer can direct an employee to take the COVID-19 vaccine, where it is a lawful and reasonable direction.
If you intend to create your own parody of an existing creative work, make sure you still engage in a 'fair dealing'.
The process for removing a company director will vary, depending on whether the company is private or public.
The ACCC will focus on key areas, including the funeral and energy sectors, consumer safety and consumer protections.
Clause 4.6 of Standard Instrument Local Environmental Plans has been the sole means of varying development standards.