LEGAL ADVICE AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FOR YOUR BUSINESS

OUR LEGAL EXPERTISE IS THE FOUNDATION FOR EVERYTHING WE DO AT EMPLOYMENT INNOVATIONS.

A number of our subscription products include representation in legal claims, provided by EI Legal. This means that if you are ever subject to a legal claim, you have the peace of mind of knowing that you will be represented by specialist employment lawyers at no additional cost*.

Where our clients need specialist legal advice, EI Legal are also available to advise on all areas of employment law.

Being a boutique law firm, EI Legal are able to provide a personal level of service where the needs of your business will be understood. All of EI Legal’s employment lawyers are experts in their field, commercially minded and passionate about delivering exceptional results to their clients.

Discounted rates are available to EI’s human resources and payroll clients for EI Legal’s services.

Employment Innovations also provide other professional services delivered by experienced workplace consultants and advisors including compliance audits, enterprise agreements and wage updates.

*Claims for alleged unfair dismissal, bullying, harassment or adverse action matter (but not other general protections claims) in the Fair Work Commission and any discrimination complaint (including one made involving bullying or harassment) made in the Australian Human Rights Commission (but not in State or Territory Anti-Discrimination Commissions, Boards or Tribunals), up to and including conciliation.

EMPLOYMENT LAW ADVICE AND REPRESENTATION ON MATTERS SUCH AS:

  • Contracts of employment
  • Restraint of trade
  • Termination of employment
  • Redundancy
  • Managing long term absence
  • Modern award coverage and classifications
  • FWO investigations
  • Independent contractors

OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INCLUDE:

  • Compliance audits
  • Enterprise agreements
  • Wage updates

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LATEST LEGAL NEWS

General Retail Award pay rate changes from 1 March 2021

General Retail Award pay rate changes from 1 March 2021

In addition to the 1.75% increase to all base rate of pay in the General Retail Industry Award that will come into effect on the first full pay period on or after 1 February 2021, penalty rates will increase for certain casual employees as of 1 March 2021. Junior...

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Changes to Parental Leave Entitlements

Changes to Parental Leave Entitlements

On 26 November 2020, the Fair Work Act 2009 was amended to introduce greater flexibility for employees taking unpaid parental leave. Employees can now take up to 30 days of “flexible parental leave” at any time up to two years after the birth or adoption of a child,...

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State of Compliance Report 2020

State of Compliance Report 2020

One of the first steps that our team carries out for clients who have taken out an HR subscription* with Employment Innovations, is to perform a Compliance Audit to uncover any compliance issues regarding Australia’s complex workplace laws. This includes assessing...

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