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A short message from one of our employment lawyers, Philip Heaven.

Employment law can be baffling.  It’s almost like walking into a maze and soon becoming lost and confused.

If you phone, email or Skype, or can find your way to Glen Waverley in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, you will find accredited business law specialists and expert employment lawyers to lend you a helping hand.

To provide practical solutions and sound legal advice on any employment or workplace issues, your solicitors will be David Sharrock, Mitchell Zadow or Philip Heaven.

In the meantime, here’s some useful information to find your way through the employment law maze:

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Hiring a senior employee from a competitor can often be an attractive proposition. However, if you are contemplating such a move, caution is needed. In a recent case, the Full Federal Court provided a timely reminder of the dangers of hiring senior staff from a competitor, where those employees have ...
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