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NSW Government seeks input on proposed new Code dealing with psychological risks in the workplace

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Call for submissions on draft Code of Practice, as NSW aims to help businesses mitigate and manage mental health risks in the workplace.

Ardent Leisure sentenced to record fine for 2016 Dreamworld incident

30-09-20 | timer
Ardent Leisure was fined $3.6 million, after pleading guilty to three breaches of workplace health and safety laws—The biggest fine in Queensland's history.

Support continues for commercial tenants and landlords impacted by COVID-19

24-09-20 | timer
Eligible commercial and retail tenants will have greater certainty through the coming months with rent relief regulations in NSW, SA, VIC, QLD, TAS and WA to be extended beyond their respective original expiry dates.

Procurement policy quick reference guide

23-09-20 | timer
As the labyrinth of procurement connected policies and legislation is growing, this quick reference guide can help you check whether your Request for Tender documents comply.

New South Wales Court of Appeal clarifies entitlement to claim hire car costs in motor vehicle property damage disputes

18-09-20 | timer
This decision outlines the requirements to claim hire car costs in vehicle property damage disputes, including those involving luxury vehicles.

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Sparke Helmore proud to be recognised as Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (2018/19 and 2019/20)

Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been recognised two years running as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). Click here to read more.

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We cover five key areas of law – Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Insurance, Government, Statutory Lines of Insurance and Workplace – with more than 30 specialised areas of expertise. We’re a truly national, full service and proudly Australian firm that delivers results through deep collaboration with our clients. Wherever our clients need us, that’s where we’ll be.

Covering a big country needs a big team—we’re more than 840 people now and still growing. And in true Australian spirit, we’re friendly, approachable and easy to work with. And when you work with one of us, you get the expertise of all of us.