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Casual Employment, controversy in 2016…. What does this hold for 2017?

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wow – casuals being eligible for redundancy entitlements, being able to bring claims of unfair dismissal…where to next?  Read More

Can you stop the rising tide of unfair dismissal claims

Monday, July 30, 2012

Is defending an unfair dismissal claim becoming too difficult? A recent research study conducted by Professor Oslington, of the Australian Catholic University and Assistant Professor of Economics, Benoit Freyens, of the University of Canberra, gives weight to this claim. The study conducted by the pair, compared unfair dismissal data under the last three major versions of workplace law. The research highlighted that 17,000 unfair dismissal claims are now being processed each year compared to around 6,000 under Work Choices and 7,000 under the previous Workplace Relations Act. Not only did the research show that unfair dismissal claims are on the rise, but the number of successful claims has also increased.  Read More