Fair Work Australia
Fair Work Australia now Fair Work Commission On 1 January 2013, Fair Work Australia became the Fair Work Commission. FirstPoint will include judgments handed down by the Fair Work Commission, including Full Bench decisions. For every Fair Work Commission judgment on FirstPoint, customers will be able to: • Access the full text of the judgment; ...more
Released: Feb/March Paid Parental Leave Scheme The Paid Parental Leave scheme commenced on 1 January 2011. The scheme provides for up to 18 weeks’ government-funded paid parental leave for eligible parents who adopt or give birth to children from 1 January 2011. The primary pieces of legislation, the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 (Cth), which ...more
Each issue, Thomson Reuter’s newest Australian quarterly publication, Workplace Review, include a feature interview. President of Fair Work Australia, Justice Geoffrey Giudice, appeared in our first issue in June. Find out a little bit more about the man who heads up our key workplace relations tribunal.
FWA Vice President Graeme Watson is a Consultant to the Reports, ensuring the most important new decisions are reported, and presiding FWA Members review the headnotes of every case reported in the Industrial Reports to ensure accuracy. The Industrial Reports are now the authorised reports of Fair Work Australia (FWA), with the first FWA decision ...more