HR national series: key developments and issues for 2022

Macpherson Kelley’s Employment, Safety & Migration team are excited to invite you to the first event in their national series for 2022. In a webinar format, our expert panel of leading lawyers will cover recent developments and key issues shaping the year ahead – including: recent High Court decisions on the employment vs contractor distinction; migration changes with… Read More →

WH&S – the cornerstone in managing Covid risks and challenges

Macpherson Kelley’s Employment, Safety & Migration team are excited to invite you to their next national webinar. This session has been designed to assist businesses in navigating the legal complexities, and managing the risks, associated with the new normal. We will focus on the practical challenges of operating a workplace and getting back to where you want… Read More →

SEBN | No Jab, No Work? An online discussion on rights & obligations

About this event SEBN Mfg Xcellence Online Meeting | Wednesday 18 August | 2pm to 3pm Presenters: Adam Foster and Barney Adams | Macpherson Kelley SPC’s decision to mandate vaccinations for any individual that attends SPC facilities from November 2021 has reignited a controversial debate. This debate sees the rights and obligations of employers, workers and… Read More →

Manufacturing Webinar: Changes to EPA Laws

New legal obligations under the amended Environment Protection Act 2017 (Vic) will be introduced from 1 July 2021. Victorian businesses will be required to take proactive steps to minimise the risk of their activities that potentially harm the environment or human health through pollution or waste.   Join SEMMA Member Macpherson Kelley for a free webinar discussing the steps your… Read More →

HR Webinar | Key issues for the year ahead

Join SEMMA Member Macpherson Kelley’s first Employment, Safety and Migration webinar for 2021, where they will be discussing key issues shaping the year ahead. This webinar will cover: key changes under the ‘Omnibus Bill’, including in relation to casual employment; COVID-19 considerations, including vaccinations and returning to work challenges; and need-to-know reminders and updates on… Read More →

WEBINAR: Changes to Victorian OH&S Legislation

In response to high numbers of workplace casualties in Australia, Victoria is introducing the Workplace Safety Legislation Amendment (Industrial Manslaughter and Other Matters) Bill 2019 (Vic). These new workplace manslaughter laws are set to come into effect by 1st July 2020. Penalties under the new regime are the toughest in Australian history, attracting fines of up to $16.5 million… Read More →