Employment Law & Industrial Relations Archive

Fair Work Act 2009 Changes

> New Employee Safety Net
> Unfair dismissal laws changed
> Transfer of business provision widened
> New leave entitlement provisions

The new Fair Work Act 2009 has introduced important changes to employment law in Australia. This Information Brief gives an overview of a number of these changes. Employers will need to implement necessary changes to their employment practices and employment contracts to ensure they are not in breach of the new legislative regime.