A Novel Approach to Reinstatement

A Novel Approach to Reinstatement

The primary remedy under the Fair Work Act 2009 for an unfair dismissal is reinstatement. In employment relationships where the Act does not apply the usual remedy for wrongful termination of employment is damages. Schneider v Warrnambool City Council [2021] VSC 337...
What to Know About Contesting a Will

What to Know About Contesting a Will

If you feel as though you have been unfairly left out of a Will or have not received a share you think is adequate, you may be able to contest the Will. When making a Will, people have what is known as “freedom of testation”, which is the freedom to choose to whom...
A Brief Overview of Discrimination Laws

A Brief Overview of Discrimination Laws

Discrimination law has been something of a hot topic in Australia in recent months. The legality of workplace-mandated vaccines and ‘no jab, no job’ policies has sparked heated debate. More recently the Federal Government’s Sex Discrimination and Fair Work (Respect at...