Industrial relations, disputes & unions (421 items)



Managing asynchronous collaboration; Qantas loses adverse action case

Asynchronous communication is the key to work/life harmony, according to a remote-first HR leader. And Qantas has failed to prove it didn't take unlawful adverse action in outsourcing thousands of jobs during COVID-19. » more »


Casual conversion dispute dismissed; Parliamentary incident response overhaul; and more

The Fair Work Commission has dealt with its first casual conversion dispute. Also in this article, the Government will implement all recommendations proposed for improving how the Parliamentary workplace responds to serious incidents. » more »



Class actions failing workers; Paid FDV leave back in the spotlight; and more

Australia's class action regime is failing, with employees receiving as little as 51% of proceeds, an employer group says. Also in this article, new calls for paid domestic violence leave following a surge in cases. Plus: July law changes; HR appointments; and much more. » more »