Our legal updates focus on important employment law and industrial relations issues.

Legal Updates


Date: March 6, 2018
The Fair Work Commission is examining annualised salary arrangements in modern awards as part of its 4 yearly modern awards review. ISSUE On 20 February 2018, a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission handed down an interim decision in relation to modern awards and annualised salary arrangements, being Annualised Wage Arrangements [2018] FWCFB 154… > READ MORE

Changes to the Fair Work Act

Date: November 10, 2017
Significant changes have been made to the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) including changes to prevent certain benefits being given to employee organisations (unions) and to introduce new responsibilities on franchisors and holding companies to ensure compliance with employment laws. ISSUE The Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) (FW Act) has been amended by the Fair… > READ MORE