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  1. Legal news
    23 March 2020
    COVID-19: Guidance for Employers in Australia
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/australia/covid-19-guidance-for-employers-australia

    The outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has sparked fears of a worldwide pandemic. Based on the World Health Organization’s declaration that this is a public health emergency of international concern, the ...

  2. Legal news
    25 September 2018
    Engaging with employees about their health and well-being
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/australia/engaging-with-employees-about-their-health-and-well-being

    The challenges associated with the management of mental health issues at work are many and varied. What happens in the case of a "presumed disability"?

  3. Legal news
    30 November 2018
    Foodora for thought!
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/australia/foodora-for-thought

    What does the Fair Work Commission's decision that a Foodora rider was an employee mean for the 'gig economy'?

  4. Legal news
    02 July 2018
    Australia's regulatory approach to the issue of modern slavery
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/australia/australias-regulatory-approach-to-the-issue-of-modern-slavery

    Current statistics suggest there are more than 40 million victims of modern slavery worldwide, with over half of the victims being exploited in the Asia-Pacific region in industries including agriculture, construction, ...

  5. Legal news
    24 January 2018
    Accountant Found Accessorily Liable for Underpayment of Client's Employees
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/australia/accountant-found-accessorily-liable-for-underpayment-of-clients-employees

    Blue Impression Pty Ltd operated a Japanese fast food outlet and used Ezy Accounting 123 Pty Ltd ("Ezy") for accounting services which included book keeping, data entry and processing of wage payments.

  6. Legal news
    12 February 2018
    Has Uber got the recipe right to avoid the regulatory challenges of employment?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/australia/has-uber-got-the-recipe-right-to-avoid-the-regulatory-challenges-of-employment

    In employment law circles, the first Australian case in relation to the employment status of Uber drivers has been highly anticipated.

  7. Legal news
    14 May 2020
    Changes to Australia’s employment laws in response to COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/australia/changes-to-australias-employment-laws-in-response-to-covid19

    The coronavirus pandemic has had a major impact on employers across the globe, resulting in unprecedented levels of social restrictions, as governments and health authorities attempt to "flatten the curve". As a ...