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Anthony Forsyth

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Victorian inquiry into the labour hire industry and insecure work: final report

The Inquiry has recommended that a licensing scheme be set up to regulate labour hire operators. The report also called on the Victorian Government to advocate for a national licensing scheme for labour hire operators, through the Council of Australian Governments. The Victorian Government has...
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Fair Work Australia’s influence in the enterprise bargaining process

This report examines the influence of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) - formally Fair Work Australia - through its supervisory role in the enterprise bargaining process, and the consequences of FWC's involvement for the way that employers, employees and unions manage industrial relations at the...
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Third party intervention reconsidered: new roles for Australian industrial tribunals

This paper examines the decisive shift away from traditional forms of third party intervention by public dispute resolution agencies in Canada, the US, Ireland and the UK. It also argues that, given the decline of dispute resolution in the Australian context and the imminent establishment...
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Is the IR price right for unions?

Labor has moved a long way to unseat the government, says Anthony Forsyth, but is it too far for the unions?
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Which way forward for dispute resolution?

Whichever party wins government, procedures for dealing with disputes need to change, writes Anthony Forsyth.