What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 25 September 2023 – 1 October 2023

Disability Royal Commission Hands Down Final Report, Makes 222 Recommendations The long-awaited final report from the Disability Royal Commission was released this week following a 4-and-a-half-year investigation into Australia’s disability care sector. The report consists of 12 volumes and suggests 222 recommendations. It is the largest investigation into the experiences of Australians with disabilities. Some […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 1 June 2020 – 7 June 2020

Fair Work Commission Says Employee Used Stop Bullying Order to Deflect Justifiable Action by Employer In the recent decision of Tanka Jang Karki [2019] FWC 3147, Fair Work Commission Deputy President Sams warned that employees are applying for ‘stop bullying orders’ ‘as a deflection, or diversion, or even to overturn a justified disciplinary action.’ The[…..]