Workplace relations

Theft in the workplace - what are the costs to employers and how should it be managed?

Social media - the employer's friend or foe? 

What is the difference between bullying and "reasonable management action"?

Minimum wage to increase by 3% from 1 July 2014 

 
 

Information and communications technology

Cyberbullying - laws struggling to keep up with technology 

Right to be forgotten in the internet era: who has it and does it apply in Australia? 

What do the new privacy laws mean for accountants?

 
 

Insurance

Labour hire company found to be required to extend its insurance cover to its principal's negligence 

Lawyers should stay within the scope of the retainer to avoid professional indemnity claim

Flying lessons in a single engine light aircraft - a dangerous recreational activity 

Privacy lessons for insurers 

 
 

Property

Sale of proposed off-the-plan lots in Queensland to be simplified 

How does the June 2014 NSW budget affect the property industry? 

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