Employment Relations and the Law Series 2017

15 March 2017


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This popular annual series is made up of 10 evening seminars and provides an introduction to the current regulation of employment and labour relations in Australia. Topics include the fundamentals of employer and employee rights and obligations under the Fair Work Act, the common law of employment, work health and safety and anti-discrimination law, as well as the regulation of collective bargaining and industrial action. Special interest topics include contemporary Issues - social media, workplace investigations, and equality and diversity in work with a focus on gender and accommodating workers with caring responsibilities.


Wednesday evenings
15 March - 24 May 2017




15 March


Joellen Riley

22 March

Fair Work System, NES, Awards

Jacquie Seemann

29 March

The Employment Contract

David Chin

5 April

Termination of employment

Kate Peterson

12 April

Enterprise Bargaining

Shae McCrystal

19 April


26 April

Discrimination and diversity

Belinda Smith

3 May

Work Health and Safety

Ron McCallum

10 May

Contemporary Issues - Social Media

Elizabeth Raper

17 May

Workers with Caring Responsibilities

Belinda Smith

24 May

Workplace investigations

Jane Seymour

Seminars will be presented by experts from Sydney Law School and the profession including:

Registration fees (inc GST)
Full Fee Early bird (until 1 March): $990
Full fee (after 1 March): $1,200
Group (3+from the same org.): $900 pp
Sydney Law School Alumni: $792
University of Sydney Staff: $495

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Seminar series flyer


Further study options:

Labour Law Units on offer in 2017(see highlighted units)

You can enrol in these unit as part of either Sydney Law School's Postgraduate Program or register as part of our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) initiative, Professional Plus+ with our without assessment.


Time: Wednesdays 6.15 - 8.15pm

Location: Seminar Room 105, level 1, Sydney Law School, Building F10, Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney

Cost: As above

Contact: PLaCE Coordinator

Phone: 02 9351 0248

Email: 1f5105672f43545a2140264b233d28111866302c30192c42