When JobKeeper stand down directions should be used with caution

A West Australian employee has recently challenged his employer’s ability to issue a temporary JobKeeper stand down direction as a contingency measure should the employer experience a downturn in business during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. This issue has…

Justice and the gender imbalance continues for women in the workplace.

Kate Jenkins who is the Sex Discrimination Commissioner has written a report, Respect @Work, which recommends a number of changes to the Sex Discrimination Act following several recent findings against leaders in the business world. Kate Jenkins conducted a comprehensive…