Restraint of Trade Clauses: A Complete Guide for Employees

Restraint of Trade Clauses: A Complete Guide for Employees

What are restraint of trade clauses? Restraint of trade clauses are often included in contracts of employment as a way for employers to protect their business interests by restricting an employee’s freedom to undertake certain activities during or after ending their...
What is a Notice to Show Cause (NTSC) issued by NSW Fair Trading?

What is a Notice to Show Cause (NTSC) issued by NSW Fair Trading?

A Notice To Show Cause is a document issued by NSW Fair Trading that acts as the first step towards disciplinary action initiated by NSW Fair Trading. The NTSC provides several key pieces of information including: A description of the alleged misconduct, The specific...
Protecting yourself against workplace underpayments claims

Protecting yourself against workplace underpayments claims

It is crucial to understand your requirements and obligations as an employer when it comes to workplace underpayments claims. In in 2017 the Protecting Vulnerable Workers Act introduced a reverse onus of proof for underpayment claims whereby the evidentiary burden is...