Race law reforms could affect workplace unity
Proposed changes to Australia's racial discrimination laws could have a negative impact on the unity of diverse workplaces, according to leading employment law firm Maurice Blackburn.
Australian-born babies in detention win transfer reprieve
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have welcomed an undertaking overnight that the Immigration Department will not transfer 26 Australian-born babies to offshore detention until their right to remain in Australia is determined in a similar test case.
New Queensland asbestos management plan welcomed
Maurice Blackburn Senior Associate Trent Johnson said often people and businesses were confused by who to liaise with quickly in the event asbestos material was disturbed, and any measures to help clarify this process were welcome.