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Pay equity under the Fair Work Act - Equal Remuneration Orders

Pay equity under the Fair Work Act - Equal Remuneration Orders

Despite significant headway in recent years in campaigns for equal pay for women, we are still some way off pay equality. In 2022, the Albanese Government took steps to expand that power in the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Secure Jobs, Better Pay) Act 2022. The full effect of these recent amendments has yet to be realised.

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Strengthening Australian visa refusal and cancellation parameters

Strengthening Australian visa refusal and cancellation parameters

A new immigration Ministerial Direction (known as MI110) aimed at tightening the parameters for decision makers regarding what factors should be given weight when considering Australian visa refusals or cancellations came into effect from 21 June 2024.

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Defence strategy sees driver retain licence with no conviction recorded

Defence strategy sees driver retain licence with no conviction recorded

In November 2023, we represented a member of the United Workers Union in relation to a charge of driving across double unbroken lines to make a U-turn in New South Wales. If convicted, the charge could have resulted in a penalty of three demerit points and a fine. However, a considered defence strategy resulted in the charge being dismissed, and no conviction was recorded.

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Key appointments strengthen Hall Payne’s commitment to the union movement

Key appointments strengthen Hall Payne’s commitment to the union movement

The appointment of Sunil Kemppi and Mark Diamond show Hall Payne’s continued growth of the firm's industrial team in NSW and nationally. We are very excited to have two exceptional lawyers and trade unionists join our national team industrial practice where we have no doubt they will make an immediate and positive impact for our clients.

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