As an employee, you can take leave for many reasons, whether it is an annual holiday you intend to go on, because you’re feeling ill or even issues relating to family or domestic violence. Did you … [Read more...] about Holidays, sickness and self-care: Your rights as an employee
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A survey conducted by the International Bar Association in late 2018, found that 37 per cent of lawyers in Australia reported sexual harassment as opposed to the global average of 22 per cent. Why … [Read more...] about Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession
In light of the Mother’s Day festivities last week, it is important to remember that 1 in 2 Australian mothers having experienced pregnancy-related discrimination in the workplace and to consider … [Read more...] about Your Rights as a New Parent
What is workplace bullying? Bullying in the workforce is defined as repeated and unreasonable behaviour directed towards a worker that created a risk to health and safety. This … [Read more...] about Bullying – there is no place for it in the workplace.
The age of automation, much like the industrial revolution, will have an impact on employment like never before. A study conducted by the McKinsey Global Institute approximates that 22 percent of a … [Read more...] about THE AGE OF AUTOMATION
Client legal privilege, also called legal professional privilege, and known as attorney client privilege in the USA, protects confidential communications between a lawyer and client. This means that … [Read more...] about CLIENT LEGAL PRIVILEGE: WHAT, WHERE AND WHY
Have you been left out of the ‘Will’ of a loved one, or do you feel as if the gift left to you is inadequate? Unfortunately, this is a relatively common story. The law has responded to this by … [Read more...] about HAVE YOU BEEN LEFT OUT OF A WILL?
Has someone failed to pay money that is owed to you? Here is what you could do; You attempt to communicate with the debtor in order to understand why the debt has not been paid. You send an … [Read more...] about A Guide to Debt Recovery