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Supporting Queensland’s Indian community

Social justice

Supporting Queensland’s Indian community

In times where migration, migrants and multiculturalism is being attacked, we need to bond together to ensure equality and access to justice.  Our new partnership with the Federation of Indian Communities Queensland means people of Indian origin can access legal help, fast.

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Changes to Long Service Leave in Victoria

Employment law

Changes to Long Service Leave in Victoria

In May 2018 changes the Victorian Parliament approved changes to the Long Service Leave Act, making long service leave fairer and more flexible for women, parents and carers.

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Equal pay: we need to change our laws and our outlook

Employment law

Equal pay: we need to change our laws and our outlook

We’ve reached that time of year again when we can expect to read the latest on Australia’s gender pay gap. That is, the average gap or difference between men and women’s annual earnings.

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 Working towards constitutional recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Social justice

Working towards constitutional recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

There are some very big changes brewing at the Federal and Victorian State level regarding the way Parliament will interact with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the future.

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Surveillance in the workplace

Employment law

Surveillance in the workplace

Surveillance of employees is becoming increasingly prevalent in many workplaces, with the assistance of advances in technology.

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Tips for negotiating a better employment contract

Employment law

Tips for negotiating a better employment contract

Less than one percent of employees negotiate their contracts. A contract does not just determine your salary - it sets the overall terms and conditions for your employment.

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