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Whistleblowing – what you need to know!

posted by Learning Seat | 12th September, 2014 | Category : New Content & Updates, Webinar

Did you know that approximately 61% of public sector workers said that they have witnessed serious wrongdoing, yet only about 28% reported it?* Learning Seat and PeopleStreme, in partnership with Lander & Rogers Lawyers, recently held a webinar on the topic of whistleblowing. If you missed the webinar, click on the video below to view Read more …

High court rules – ‘no duty of mutual trust and confidence’

posted by Learning Seat | 10th September, 2014 | Category : News

In a much anticipated judgment, the High Court held today that there is no duty of mutual trust and confidence in Australian employment contracts. The issue came to prominence in 2013 when, in Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Barker, The Full Federal Court of Australia found that the implied term of trust and confidence did Read more …

How to protect your business from vicarious liability

posted by Lindsay Evans | 21st August, 2014 | Category : Tips & Resources

The media is frequently reporting stories of inappropriate or illegal behaviours in the workplace (see an example here). These cases can be very expensive for employers found to be vicariously liable for the unlawful acts of their employees. In this article we explore the concept of ‘vicarious liability’ and how businesses can reduce their risks. What Read more …

The related links of curated content

posted by Georgia Edge | 21st August, 2014 | Category : Tips & Resources

Earlier this year I heard a story that was so emotionally moving, as soon as I arrived at my desk that morning I googled ‘Malaysian Airlines MH370 mobile phones’. The story I heard was a sad post-mortem of the southern ocean disaster which killed 239 people in March 2014. The news was reporting that family Read more …

Learning Seat chairing round table on fraud awareness at 2014 RCSA Conference, New Zealand

posted by Learning Seat | 14th August, 2014 | Category : News

RCSA (Recruitment and Consulting Services Association) is an industry body representing over 3300 members from the recruitment and human resources services industry. The 2014 RCSA Conference will be held from August 27th-29th in Queenstown, New Zealand. The theme of the conference is ‘Navigating the new reality’, a reference to current business trends where organisations need to Read more …