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Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal issues draft order for minimum payments for contractor drivers
02 September 15
After an extensive consultation process, the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal has issued a 71 page draft Order entitled the Draft Contractor Driver Minimum Payments Road Safety Remuneration Order 2016.
Safety more important than privacy in high risk industries
01 September 15
In a decision released by the Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission this week (Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union – Construction and General Division v Port Kembla Coal Terminal Limited [2015] FWCFB 4075), the last word was had on the argument between the CFMEU and Port Kembla Coal Terminal Ltd with regard to the employer’s intention to introduce mixed and random drug testing in the workplace. The decision will hearten employers in high risk industries.

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Family law, commercial & tax issues in a relationship breakdown
04 September 15
Matrimonial and de facto disputes are becoming increasingly complex, touching on not only family law issues but also those relating to revenue, structuring and commercial considerations. In this seminar, two of our partners will discuss common family law, commercial and tax issues using a case study.
Performance management – tips and traps
10 September 15
This interactive program will allow you to gain useful knowledge about the relevant legal risks, rights and responsibilities of employers, and how to manage legal and employment issues from a practical perspective.