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Can I be made redundant if my employer cannot afford to pay me when Jobkeeper ends?
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Are real estate agents liable to pay back Jobkeeper as part of a retainer and commission fee structure?
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Can my employer force me to return to the office, or can I continue to work from home?
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Wage theft in Victoria – A wake-up call for employers
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What does the Federal Government’s new flexible Paid Parental Leave scheme mean for me?
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What policies should my employer have in place according to Victoria’s COVID rules?
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Can my employer force me to be vaccinated as part of my job?
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Is it an employee’s responsibility to know their employer’s policies?
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Can my employer terminate me for refusing to wear a mask for a medical purpose?
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Can I be disciplined or dismissed by my employer because I breached lockdown rules in my own time?
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Can I face disciplinary action for expressing my political views about the coronavirus?
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How will the recently announced ‘JobKeeper’ payment affect me?
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How will the recently announced ‘JobKeeper’ payment affect me?

The current COVID-19 pandemic threatening not only people’s health but also their livelihoods. An estimated 1 million people are expected to lost their jobs due to the Government’s strict social distancing rules and the shutting down of businesses to ‘flatten the curve’. In an attempt to mitigate the damage workers across the country are facing, the Morrison Government announced a measure called the ‘JobKeeper’ payment. So what does this mean for employees?

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