What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 7 February 2021 – 14 February 2021

Deloitte Expects Partners Will Retire at 62 According to documents filed in the Federal Courts as part of an age discrimination case, Deloitte has an expectation that partners with retire at 62 years of age. The expectation is specified by the firm not to mean that partners are obliged to do so, but employment lawyers[…..]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 31 January 2021 – 7 February 2021

Preventing Workplace Sexual Harassment, Violence and Aggression New national work health and safety guidance has been developed by Safe Work Australia to help businesses prevent workplace sexual harassment, violence and aggression. These new guidelines are a response to The Australian Human Rights Commission’s report on sexual harassment in Australian workplaces, which highlighted its prevalence, and[…..]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 20 April 2020 – 26 April 2020

Horrific Allegations of Bullying for Employee Who Continued to Work Through a Union Strike A foreman at DP World Australia’s Melbourne port is suing his former employer for failing to prevent bullying and abuse. Michael Crompton, who worked at DP World during a union strike, was assured by management he would be looked after if[…..]