Employment and labour

Six join Kennedys' Australia partnership in firm's biggest promotions round

Six join Kennedys' Australia partnership in firm's biggest promotions round

The firm elevated a total of 22 new partners across its global offices

Highlight: Employment law firms stepped up to provide WHS resources during COVID-19

Highlight: Employment law firms stepped up to provide WHS resources during COVID-19

Firms rolled out apps, hubs and webinars to guide clients as they struggled with business continuity

High Court slaps union with maximum penalty under Fair Work Act

High Court slaps union with maximum penalty under Fair Work Act

The CFMEU's historical "disregard of the law" factored into the decision

SPB helps Tokyo's IDOM log successful divestment of Australia auto ops for $150m

SPB helps Tokyo's IDOM log successful divestment of Australia auto ops for $150m

The firm also welcomed a new partner to help lead its employment group in Australia

HSF names joint managing partners for global EIRS practice

HSF names joint managing partners for global EIRS practice

The new leaders will oversee the practice across Australia, Asia, the US, UK and EMEA

Is there a secret to happiness at work?

Is there a secret to happiness at work?

The definition of happiness is basically a combination of three things, says employee happiness researcher