industrial relations

Employment Essentials - 2nd Edition

Employment Essentials - 2nd Edition

This month we bring you the latest newsletter from the Employment, Industrial Relations & OHS team, Employment Essentials.

Employment Essentials reports on topical issues in HR and brings you the latest updates in employment law. Plus much more.

If you would like further information, want to ask a question or subscribe to receive Employment Essentials via email, contact us at employmentessentials@sladen.com.au.

If you would like further information, want to ask a question or subscribe to receive Employment Essentials via email, contact us at employmentessentials@sladen.com.au

Sladen Snippet: Employers take note - Important changes to the Fair Work Act

Sladen Snippet: Employers take note - Important changes to the Fair Work Act

Important amendments to the Fair Work Act 2009 have now come into effect, resulting in significant changes, particularly for employers.

Greenfields agreements - new process for negotiating

A new process for negotiating greenfields agreements has been established, whereby employers now have an obligation to bargain in good faith when involved in greenfields negotiations. This new process includes an optional six month negotiation timeframe. If the parties are unable to reach an agreement within six months, the employer may apply to the Fair Work Commission for a determination.