Employment and Workplace Relations update: FWC changes to General Retail Industry Award providing more flexibility for part-time employees are now in effect
On 28 June 2021, the Fair Work Commission announced changes to the General Retail Industry Award 2020 providing more flexibility for part-time employees and their employers, which came into effect on 1 July 2021. Under the changes, employers and their part-time employees will be able to agree to extra hours by text message, email or other electronic means.
Media release: KCL Law’s Paul Beasant a ‘finalist’ in the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2021
KCL Law is delighted to share the news that Paul Beasant, Special Counsel in our Estate Group, has been named a 'finalist' in the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2021 for Special Counsel of the Year.
Estate Group update: Recent high-profile determination of superannuation death benefits highlights the need for proper planning and advice
Our latest Estate Group update looks at the recent high-profile determination of superannuation benefits in which Magistrate Rodney Higgins successfully claimed the $180,000.00 superannuation death benefit left by his late fiancée, 23-year-old Ashleigh Petrie.