Bullying, unfair dismissal, discrimination, health and safety, domestic violence – these issues, in their intersection with workplace relations/law, are some of the topics that entrants in the annual McCallum Medal public speaking competition may choose to present on this year. Named in honour of Professor Ron McCallum AO, former Dean of the Faculty of Law at ...more
The latest Part of AJ Admin L includes the following articles: “When jurisdictional errors are not remedied: Refusal of constitutional relief on discretionary grounds” – Matthew Alderton; and “The benefit of law, the devil and the Jia litigation” – Alan Freckelton. Also in this Part are the following sections: Trade, Commerce and Revenue; Casenotes; Work and Employment; and Book Reviews.
The Spring 2013 issue of Workplace Review includes the following articles: “Arthur Seaforth Blackburn VC: A connection with the Fair Work Commission” – Peter Hampton; “Is your brand protected from the dangers of social media?” – Deanna Oberdan; “Workplace bullying amendments: The Fair Work Amendment Act 2013” – Shane Wescott and Neil Napper; and “A first for Australia: A dedicated federal anti-bullying regime” – Penny Thew. There is also an interview with the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG and the following sections: Focus On: Qld, Discrimination, Book Review, Work Health and Safety, The Last Word and Diary.
Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Professor Beth Gaze as the joint Work and Employment Section Editor for the Australian Journal of Administrative Law, working alongside Dr Joo-Cheong Tham.
Dr Paula Gerber has joined as the Section Editor for the “Refugees and Discrimination” Section. As the Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law at Monash University, she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role. She specialises in international human rights law and in 2009 she was appointed to the Board of the Victorian Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.
The latest issue of Workplace Review (Vol 2(1)) is now available online with hard copy to follow shortly. Including feature interview with Senator Chris Evans, articles on right of entry, sham contracting, adverse action and more – the wide range of content in this issue will engage your mind and tickle your humour.
By Edward Santow. The Brennan Report recommended major changes to many aspects of Australian human rights law and practice. However, media, academic and legal interest has focused almost exclusively on the recommendation for a national human rights Act.