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Driving up the cost of split shifts? Federal Court awards travel allowance to employee

Generally, employees are not entitled to be paid travel allowances or reimbursement when travelling to and from work. Ho...

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Property Alert

Just how far can owners corporation rules go? The rule making powers of an owners corporation

Owners corporation rules are only lawful if the owners corporation has the power to make those rules.

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Property and Local Government Alert

Fundamental changes to GAIC affecting developers, land owners, councils and public authorities

On 13 October 2016, the State Government released the State Taxation Acts Further Amendment Bill 2016. This Bill seeks ...

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RK Health Insights 25 October 2016

The latest insights from our Health Law team.

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Workplace Relations Alert

SURPRISE! The Who, What, When, Where, Why and How of Union Right of Entry

Whether you manage a highly unionised workplace, or only employ one individual who may be a union member, it is vital th...

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Judge issues warning: Defamation laws apply when using the internet

The Supreme Court of Western Australia in Douglas v McLernon has warned against the common misconception that the laws o...

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Providing home care in your village

With the home care market opening up next year, Russell Kennedy is receiving a number of enquiries from retirement livin...

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RK Health Insights 11 October 2016

The latest insights from our Health Law team.

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Aged Care Alert

Capital Refurbishment Fees

On 2 September 2016, the Department of Health announced that capital refurbishment fees which were being charged by some...

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New unfair contract term protections for small business almost here!

The new laws take effect on or after 12 November 2016 and will apply to contracts entered into after this date.

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