What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 8-14 November 2021

Workers Can Now Apply For ‘Stop Orders’ for Sexual Harassment On 11 November 2021, changes to the Fair Work Act 2009 came into effect. The changes allow for employees to apply to the Fair Work Commission for an order to stop sexual harassment occurring in the workplace. The idea of a ‘stop order’ was suggested […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 21– 28 February 2021

Insiders’ View: ‘The Only Choice is to Put up With it or Leave’ In the wake of Brittany Higgins exposing her alleged sexual assault inside Parliament House,Parliamentarians from across the political spectrum say they want a review of the culture in their workplace. Although this is a positive step, tangible change requires acknowledgement of all[…..]