What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 22 January 2024 – 28 January 2024

Lawyer Fired for Internet Browsing History Receives Compensation A lawyer claimed he was fired in relation to his internet browsing history, among other performance issues. His employer argued that it had a valid reason for his dismissal as the lawyer had “wasted” a significant amount of time on the internet instead of assisting a valuable […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 2 – 8 January 2023

New WHS Changes Ramp Up Gender Equality Measures Recently, the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Secure Jobs, Better Pay) Act 2022 has been implemented to meet the needs of the modern workplace. The Department of Employment and Workplace Relations stated that the reforms will add “gender identity, intersex status and breastfeeding” to the list of protected[…..]