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HTMLIndustrial Disputes More Likely as Prime Minister Increases Pressure on Corrupt Trade Unions
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
December 16, 2014, previously published on November 2014
The tradition of new Australian federal governments making widespread legislative changes to labour law upon winning power seemed to have been broken in 2013: the newly elected Prime Minister Tony Abbott had already declared that the labour policies of the previous Liberal government were...

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Court Acknowledges Breadth of Workplace Rights in Adverse Action Claims
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
December 16, 2014, previously published on November 2014
In Evans v Trilab Pty Ltd [2014] FCCA 2464, Judge Lucev held that an adverse action claim can be based on the exercise of rights that do not arise from statutory, regulatory or contractual provisions and are only indirectly connected to employment.

 

HTMLAustralia Court Rejects Antitrust Challenge to Air Cargo Cartel, Finding "No Market in Australia"
Sébastien J. Evrard, John M. Majoras, J. Bruce McDonald, Prudence J. Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
December 10, 2014, previously published on November 2014
The Federal Court of Australia has dismissed the court action brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) relating to air cargo price fixing. The lawsuit was commenced against 15 international airlines, but ultimately pursued against just two airlines, Air New Zealand and...

 

HTMLAustralia Competition Authorities Enforce Information Gathering Power
John Emmerig, Michael Legg, Prudence J. Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 25, 2014, previously published on September 2014
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has the authority to bring enforcement actions against cartels, agreements restraining competition, and abuse of dominance, as well as responsibilities relating to consumer protection, regulation (such as telecommunications),and the informal...

 

HTMLAustralia Competition Authorities Successfully Use Discovery Tools
Prudence J. Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 2014
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has the authority to bring enforcement actions against cartels, agreements restraining competition, and abuse of dominance, as well as responsibilities relating to consumer protection, regulation (such as telecommunications),and the informal...

 

HTMLLaw Firm Investigative Reports No Longer Confidential?
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
August 1, 2014, previously published on July 2014
Justice Whelan of the Federal Court has held that an investigatory report into the conduct of an employee is not covered by client legal privilege. Accordingly, it may be disclosed to the subject of the report.

 

HTMLReturn to Sender: Terminated Employee Not Entitled To Retain Company Documents
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
August 1, 2014, previously published on July 2014
The Federal Court has held that a terminated employee is not entitled to retain documents after termination for the purposes of prosecuting a claim against the employer.

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Court Opens Door to Discrimination Claim for Dismissal in Event of Sickness
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
August 1, 2014, previously published on July 2014
The Federal Court has permitted an employee, who was dismissed after taking 10 months' leave to fight cancer, to proceed in a claim against his employer for adverse action. Elliot McGarva was employed by Enghouse Australia Pty Ltd but after contracting stomach and liver cancer had gone on leave for...

 

HTMLDelay in Reinstatement Inexcusable: Perram
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
August 1, 2014, previously published on July 2014
Justice Perram has declined to stay an order for the reinstatement of an employee after the deadline for reinstatement had passed. Lynda Pykett sued her employer, TAFE NSW, for unfair dismissal on the basis that hers was not a genuine redundancy. She succeeded, and Commissioner McKenna ordered on...

 

HTMLRating Agency Liability to Investors Upheld by Australian Federal Court of Appeals
Steven W. Fleming; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
June 24, 2014, previously published on June 2014
In a landmark decision, a bench of three judges of the Full Federal Court—which essentially acts as the Federal court of appeal in Australia—has, in ABN AMRO Bank NV v Bathurst Regional Council [2014] FCAFC 65, unanimously upheld a first instance decision which ruled that global ratings...

 


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