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
My daughter (17) has a casual job at a local takeaway shop
Hello, my daughter (17) has a casual job at a local takeaway shop for pocket money, her employer called a staff meeting with 20 minutes notice two Sunday's ago- unfortunately I wasn't home to take her… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am employed by a Mum & Dad vigneron business who has work
Hi there, I am employed by a Mum & Dad vigneron business who has work injury claim through RTWSA. She was cleared to start work in January (5hrs/day to start), but due the seasonal work we were unable… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
My daughter has just started as a barista in a cafe on the
My daughter has just started as a barista in a cafe on the Gold Coast, … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
I am a casual employee, Ive worked regular 24 hours for the
Good morning. I am a casual employee, Ive worked regular 24 hours for the past 14 months with no problems. I have filled in for short comings in the roster at other stores also,with no problems. The s… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 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
Can a full time employee change their rostered shift, taking
Hi Can a full time employee change their rostered shift, taking away an additional hour shift from a part time employee ? … 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 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
Hello, I have worked with my colleague for 2 years no history
Hello, I have worked with my colleague for 2 years no history just friends the manager resigned for a new career within 6 days of her leaving my colleague called senior management saying I was undermi… 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
Concerning casual employment with in the aged care industry.
Concerning casual employment with in the aged care industry. How much notice is required to be given to an employee (if any) when a fortnightly roster is changed before the end of the current fortnigh… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My duaghter in law has been employed as a Child Care Professional
My duaghter in law has been employed as a Child Care Professional at a centre in Victoria. She has had predictable rosters for two years. She has asked several times about a contract and has always be… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have been employed on a permanent part time basis (30 hours
I have been employed on a permanent part time basis (30 hours pw) as a Patient Assistant at a private hospital for 4 1/2 years. A role which is mainly caring for the patients, though not involved in m… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hello, I live in Adelaide and have a constructive dismissal
Hello, I live in Adelaide and have a constructive dismissal question for you. Late January a colleague and I found ourselves stripped of shifts on the new roster, also from the Saturday roster. No ver… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
i was working as a casual permanent as a room leader in a child
i was working as a casual permanent as a room leader in a child care centre for almost 10 months, i was rostered to work early shift for the month of Nov, but my director asked me to do late shift bec… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 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 am a casual worker in hospitality. We work a 7 day roster
I am a casual worker in hospitality. We work a 7 day roster and all employed as equal. But now the boss has favorites and the 2 of them get 5 to 6 shifts a week I ger 2 to 3 shifts and the other 2 peo… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,242 satisfied customers
Hi, My name is Daniel Sheen.I have been working for a small
Hi, My name isXXXXX am the head chef of a restaraunt in Brisbane CBD. I have been working for a small business for 5 months now and have accrued over 23 lieu days to date through working weekends and … read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 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