Fair work act seminars

Written on the 20 November 2009

THE Federal Government’s Fair Work Act became law on July 1 and is the second major overhaul to workplace relations in Australia.

To help business owners understand the new laws the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland is running state wide seminars outlining the most important changes to workplace relations.

The enterprise agreements seminars will assist business owners in transitioning, understanding and planning for the changes to enterprise agreements brought about by the new Act.

It will cover key aspects of enterprise agreements including the contents of enterprise agreements bargaining representatives, the agreement approval process, variations and terminations of agreements and transitional provisions.

The seminars are being held at Southport on November 10 and Broadbeach on November 19.

The Fair Work Act 2009 has also significantly changed unfair dismissal laws for Australian SME’s.

It is essential that employers are well informed of their rights and responsibilities under these new laws.

The new laws have established a procedure for dealing with unfair claims and provide a remedy if a dismissal is found to be unfair.

The free two-hour seminar covers key aspects of unfair dismissal and is being held at Southport on December 10 and Broadbeach on December 17.


Latest News

ONE KEY RESOURCES FINDS TRUE POT OF GOLD

BRISBANE'S One Key Resources has been acquired by global recruitment outfit Fircroft.

The mining solution...

BPS SHARES BOLSTERED BY CHINA, US DEALS

BPS Technology (ASX: BPS) has expanded the reach of its Bartercard trade exchange business in the US through the s...

SURFERS PARADISE MARRIOTT CHANGES HANDS IN $70M DEAL

MARRIOTT Vacation Club has offloaded the hotel component of Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa for $70 mil...

NEW IRISH BAR LIVES UP TO ITS LEGEND

FORTITUDE Valley's newest watering hole is quite literally the stuff of legends. Named after a famous myth...

Related News

FROM THE TANK: PEOPLE MATTER MOST

WHAT am I looking for on Shark Tank? In actual fact, I am looking for 'who' rather than 'what'.
...

THREE KEYS TO LEADING A TEAM THROUGH EOFY

THE end of the financial year (EOFY) can be a taxing time for businesses, and often it takes a toll on staff. ...

BUDGET 2016: WHAT IT MEANS FOR BUSINESS

BUSINESS is at the forefront of the 2016 federal budget, with SMEs set to see their company tax rate fall to 27.5 ...

BRW TO SHUT DOWN

FAIRFAX Media (ASX: FXJ) is shutting down its BRW website, less than three years after the closure of the print magaz...

CONTENT MARKETING

Content marketing a highly effective way to create a buzz around your company

Contact us

Email News Update Sign Up Contact Details

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Email Format

PO Box 2087
Brisbane QLD 4001

LoginTell a FriendSign Up to Newsletter