HR Breakfast Club Summary

Family Violence and the Workplace: May Summary

18 May , 2018 HR Breakfast Club Summary

Family Violence and the Workplace: May Summary

This month James Judge, CEO of the Australian Human Resource Professionals, spoke about the workplace implications of domestic and family violence. What is Family Violence? There are different definitions of domestic and family violence but we are generally moving towards a broader understanding of what family violence is and who it might effect. How Can […]

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Salary Overpayments And Deductions: HR Breakfast Club April Summary

17 Apr , 2018 HR Breakfast Club Summary

Salary Overpayments And Deductions: HR Breakfast Club April Summary

Salary Overpayments and Deductions – The Limits of the Law This month John Wilson, Managing Legal Director at Bradley Allen Love, spoke about recovering salary overpayments from employees. John Wilson is Canberra’s leading employment lawyer. He is the Managing Legal Director at Bradley Allen Love and has been a NSW Law Society accredited specialist in […]

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Workplace Privacy – February HR Breakfast Club Summary

17 Feb , 2018 HR Breakfast Club Summary

Workplace Privacy – February HR Breakfast Club Summary

Privacy The focus of Australian labour law continues to move beyond securing core industrial rights regarding wages, towards issues surrounding wellbeing, mental health, reputation and workplace privacy. Speaking on workplace privacy and surveillance, Rebecca’s presentation focused on: what privacy legislation applies to your organisation (noting that all employers are subject to legislation surrounding the privacy of Tax […]

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Psychological Injury Workers Compensation: HR Breakfast Club – January Summary

17 Jan , 2018 HR Breakfast Club Summary

Psychological Injury Workers Compensation: HR Breakfast Club – January Summary

This month, we discussed the impacts of Mental Health Workers Compensation. This month, we discussed the tricky minefield which is workplace psychological injuries, how they arise, and when they are compensable. Bill McCarthy, BAL Lawyers Special Counsel who has extensive experience in workers compensation and insurance law, shared some of his insights on the topic. Bill […]

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