Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
Morning, my daughter started a casual job with 2 other
Morning, my daughter started a casual job with 2 other casuals ; so when the coved 19 came in we were shut down for a couple of weeks as we started to pick Upwhich was 4 weeks ago up the other 2 casua… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I'd like to know my rights in regards to a workplace
Second opinion] Hi, I'd like to know my rights in regards ***** ***** workplace consistently putting rosters only days before the working week begins and changing my shifts without my consent or direc… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
I'm employed as a casual contractor. I have been working at
Hi, I'm employed as a casual contractor. I have been working at the same site for over 4 years every day ( mon - Fri ) 38 hours per week. The last 10 days I have been rostered on 12 hour night shifts … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am a casual worker with hospitality industry over 12 month
Hi, I am a casual worker with hospitality industry over 12 month period. Currently, my roster stepped down to only four hours per week. I never asked to transfer to permament position and started a jo… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
I currently work as a casual employee at a medical centre
Hi, so i currently work as a casual employee at a medical centre with a role in administration where the roster changes monthly. when Last month's roster (August) was being created i was asked if i wa… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
I started my career in aged care at a facility in NSW last
Hi Pearl, I started my career in aged care at a facility in NSW last May. I was offered a casual position. From the day I started I have been allocated 4 shifts a fortnight and picked up 3-4 extra shi… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am an employee in hospitality, I am on salary, no
Hi yes I am an employee in hospitality, I am on salary, no contracts have been signed or shown, but I receive pay slips weekly they say I'm on salary 40 hours a week, my boss cut my hours last week do… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I want to enquire to my legal rights to claim unfair
I want to enquire to my legal rights to claim unfair dismissal. I was working as a casual Registered Nurse/Cousellor for Drug and Alcohol Services (have been in this role for 3 years) and was removed … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hi, Last week my employment was terminated supposedly due to
Hi, Last week my employment was terminated supposedly due to abandonment/misconduct depending who you talk to. I went home sick on the day in question and was informed via voicemail later that day tha… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a casual employee working as a house keeper/room attendant
Hi, I am a casual employee working as a house keeper/room attendant at a local 41/2 star motel. I work off a 2 week roster which I receive the day before the roster starts. I have a few questions conc… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
I was working in the oil and gass field as camp. Attendant
I was working in the oil and gass field as camp. Attendant I saw the chef Accidentally drop some meat in the bin and Use it . I told the safety officer What I had seen The safety officer Then talk to … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hi, I would like to confide my situation regarding my work,
Hi, I would like to confide my situation regarding my work, I'm working as a casual in a brasserie and part time permanent in a club, so I got two jobs.. The first job as a casual, I ask the owner if … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi Im just enquiring about a situation Im in at work. I work
Hi I'm just enquiring about a situation I'm in at work. I work at a McDonalds store and the store manager and her boss said I either transfer to another store or my employment will be terminated. It w… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
Hello, I have been employed as casual waitress since May 2007.
Hello, I have been employed as casual waitress since May 2007. My boss has requested that 4 weeks notice is required when I am unavailable to work. I have, and continue, to comply with this. I am gene… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
i work for a removal company in a casual capacity.last week
i work for a removal company in a casual capacity.last week one of my bosses told me to drive a forklift at a jobsite knowing i didnt have a forklift license.i was told to do it anyway.as a result i l… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hi, I work casually in the hospitality industry (pub doing
Hi, I work casually in the hospitality industry (pub doing gaming and TAB) and I only do one shift a week now (Sunday night 6pm-12 midnight). The boss is hiring 3 more staff and he only needs to fill … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I employ a part-time casual worker. I was presented with a
I employ a part-time casual worker. I was presented with a certificate from a Chiropractor stating she needs to do only light duties, no lifting , bending, stretching, due to a frozen shoulder, of whi… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
hello, was wondering if i could get some advice re the following.
hello, was wondering if i could get some advice re the following. i have been employed as a casual for a pathology courier company for 18 months with regular shifts every week on a monthly roster.. i … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

52,242 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x