Review Of Victoria’s Long Service Leave Laws

The Andrews Labour Government are in the process of reviewing Victoria’s Long Service Leave arrangements under the Long Service Leave Act 1992.  The review will examine whether the existing arrangements meet the expectations of the community, or can be made fairer for women and people with parental responsibilities, part-time and casual employees, as well as [...]

2017-06-26T16:03:58+00:00May 1st, 2017|Business Advice, Contracts, Employment Law|5 Comments

Caution Over Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law Changes

The federal government has launched reforms to bankruptcy and insolvency laws which are expected to be legislated mid-2017.  They have the potential to make it easier to bounce back from a business failure, including changing the default period for personal bankruptcies from three years to one year. Recognising that not all bankruptcies occur due to misfortune or innocent [...]

2017-06-26T15:55:18+00:00May 1st, 2017|Business Advice, Business Partnerships|9 Comments