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    VIC Parental Leave Entitlements After a Period of Unpaid Leave?

    Hello all. I am looking to find out if I am entitled to parental leave with my employer. I started in a permanent full-time position in October 2014 and worked continuously till July 2018. At this time, I was granted 6 months leave without pay to work for a different employer (in a relevant...
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    NT Property Settlement - Forced to Resign and Relinquish Shares?

    Hi, I am currently going through family circuit court proceedings in regards to children's matters and property settlement. My ex and I were together since 2005 and have incorporated his sole trader business to a PTY LTD in Nov 2005. I am currently still company secretary and 50% shareholder...
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    SA Employer wants to know medical info after 1 day sick leave

    Hi there, I have looked everywhere for an answer to this situation. I work for a large organisation that has multiple worksites across the country. I work under and EBA which specifies that 2 single days sick leave my be taken per annum without the requirement of a medical certificate. A young...
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    NSW Defining My Employee Rights?

    Myself and my co-worker are employed Casual Employees. We both work from home based offices. I have been employed as the Client Service Manager and have been with the company for 7.5yrs whilst my colleague is the Client Services Coordinator and has been working for the company for 5yrs. We...
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    QLD Rights to Claim WorkCover Evidence from Employer?

    Hi I am a mid-level manager in the Qld public service currently on stress leave. I have been using existing sick leave and the Employee Assistance Program to see a psychologist. These supported options are running out and my psychologist suggested I commence a WorkCover claim. Workcover set...
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    VIC Using Personal Leave for Medical Appointments?

    My question concerns the kind of leave and amount of leave taken for normal medical appointments, in-surgery procedures and so on. It seems to be the situation that sick leave can now only be taken when you are sufficiently sick so as not to be able to work. The standard advice on the Web seems...
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    WA Elective Surgery - Take Sick Leave or Annual Leave?

    Hello I have an elective surgery coming up in a few months and am finding the rules regarding elective surgery and sick leave unclear. I've read the below post but am still unsure how to interpret it. The elective surgery that I am having is not for a condition that causes me to be unfit for...
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    NSW Is Offering Incentive System for Not Taking Sick Leave Appropriate?

    Is it appropriate to offer an incentive system based on employees not taking sick leave over a prescribed period under employment law?
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    QLD Harassment from Bosses While on Sick Leave?

    I have a mental health illness which was disclosed to my (federal government) employer last year. I have recently been given a new supervisor but she micromanages me. I've told her and her boss it makes my condition worse. I am now on sick leave with a certificate and I have said I will be back...
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    VIC What is the Family Law on School Holiday Care?

    Hi, I am just wanting to know others' opinions on what the right procedure/ family law is with the school holidays? I am a single parent and my child's father has him twice fortnightly but we don't have anything in writing as far as the school holidays goes. I have asked him to do one week...