21/08/2018 7:15 am - 9:00 am , , Cost: $$0.00
A contract of employment is the foundation of any employment relationship but all too often we see the adverse and often costly consequences of informal on-boarding processes, loosely managed promotions/changes in position and inadequate drafting of post-employment restraints.
Uncertainty in contractual arrangements ultimately expose an employer’s valuable confidential information and intellectual property and can create unnecessary angst both during employment and after the employment relationship comes to end. For example:... Read more
13/09/2018 - 20/09/2018 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm , , Cost: $$0.00
As the dust settles on the transformation of the Work Visa framework, a number of uncertainties loom large for Australian businesses. Bars have been raised, goal posts moved, and hurdles abound!
Currently, around 1 in 5 sponsored employees will change employers during their time in Australia. Under the old regime this may have been an acceptable cost of doing business, however with the introduction of the Temporary Skill Shortage visa and the Skilling Australians Fund levy, costs for employers can easily treble, exacerbated by a shrinking talent pool and an onerous, complex policy fr... Read more