Super Stapling – new obligations for employers

From 1 November 2021, employers will have new obligations regarding superannuation and will need to ensure their employee onboarding processes, payroll systems and contracts comply with the Government's new "super stapling" requirements. These requirements will arise where: A…

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Can you direct your employees to get a vaccine?

Recently, the government has made health directions requiring workers in some industries, such as hospitals and health services and aged care workers, to get a COVID-19 vaccination. There are also increasing directions, which require anyone entering certain areas…

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CASUAL EMPLOYMENT CLARIFIED BY HIGH COURT DECISION

The High Court has clarified the casual employment relationship in its decision on 4 August 2021 in WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato [2021] HCA 23. This litigation has been ongoing over the last 3 years and concerned the…

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