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Deed of Settlement?

Deed of Settlement - Have You Been Asked to Sign One?

A deed of settlement, or deed of release, is drafted once an…
What Type of Employment Agreement Are You On?

What Type of Employment Agreement Are You On?

All Australian employees have a common law contract of employment,…
Workplace Discrimination - Do You Know What It Is?

Workplace Discrimination - Do You Know What It Is?

Discrimination is to distinguish, single out or make a distinction…
What is an ESOP?

What is an ESOP?

ESOP is an acronym for an employee share ownership plan or employee…
What Can You Do About Sexual Harassment?

What Can You Do About Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment is defined as unwanted and unwelcome sexual…
Small Business Fair Dismissal Code

Small Business Fair Dismissal Code

The Small Business Fair Dismissal Code has been in operation…
What is a Non-Compete Clause?

What's the Point of a Non-Compete Clause?

A non-compete clause is generally a clause in an employment contract…
What is Unlawful Dismissal?

What is Unlawful Dismissal?

Unlawful dismissal is where an employer terminates an employee’s…
What is an Enterprise Bargaining Agreement?

What is an Enterprise Bargaining Agreement?

An enterprise bargaining agreement (also known as an EBA) is…