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Employment & Safety Update – 17 February 2021

Overview The Federal Government recently introduced the Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia’s Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill

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February 17, 2021


Employment & Safety Update – 10 February 2021

  Introduction The Australian industrial relations system is set to receive a substantial reform, in the Fair Work Amendment

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February 10, 2021


End of COVID lease restrictions

The Tasmanian Government has now declared the end of the financial hardship period for commercial leases and the end of the emergency

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February 4, 2021


Workers Compensation Case Commentary: Views on serious and wilful misconduct

This recent decision in the Tribunal deals with what an employer must establish when relying on the “Serious and Wilful Misconduct”

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January 20, 2021


Amendments to the Public Interest Disclosure Guidelines and Model Procedures

New public interest disclosure procedures to be submitted by large public bodies to Ombudsman Tasmania for approval by 26 February 2021

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January 20, 2021


Foreign investment law changes for 2021

The across-the-board $0 monetary screening threshold for all foreign investments was lifted on 1 January 2021, as part of the reforms

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January 20, 2021


Make sure it is in writing! Protecting your confidential information when employees leave

Plus One International Pty Ltd v Ching (No 3) [2020] NSWSC 1598 (13 November 2020) Summary – protect your information! In a recent case

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November 19, 2020


First Tribunal decision regarding the merits of an application made under the new Neighbourhood Disputes About Plants Act 2017 (Tas)

On 5 August 2020, the Resource Management and Planning Appeal Tribunal handed down its decision in JM Shepperd v P Clennett [2020]

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November 4, 2020


New approval process for Major Projects set out in the Land Use Planning and Approvals Amendment (Major Projects) Act 2020 (Tas)

The Land Use Planning and Approvals Amendment (Major Projects) Bill 2020 (Bill) received royal assent on 13 October 2020. The date of

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November 4, 2020


Employment & Safety Update – 21 October 2020

JobKeeper changes and extension On 1 September 2020, Parliament passed legislation to extend the JobKeeper scheme until 28 March 2021.

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October 21, 2020


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