4th September - FEM Perth Chapter Event: Employment Law Issues for Expatriates – Tips and Traps

This Chapter meeting will look at:

  • Common problems and ways to address them, including obligations for superannuation/pension, leave accrual, etc.
  • The Long Arm of the Law – when does the Fair Work Act, and the Fair Work Ombudsman – have coverage over expatriate employees and others.
  • Current Reforms to legislation aimed at overseas workers – an update on reforms recently made and/or proposed by Government .


Nicholas Ellery – Partner-in-Charge, Corrs Chambers Westgarth (Perth Office)

Nicholas Ellery is a leading workplace relations practitioner. Nick regularly acts for leading companies from a diverse range of industries including resources, construction, utilities, health, maritime, insurance and the government sector. Nicholas has been recognised by his peers and the industry as one of the leading strategists and resolvers of disputes in his field. He advises on industrial relations, employment law, discrimination and workplace health and safety. Nick is known for taking a practical and solutions orientated approach. He draws from many years of experience in the workplace relations field, including time working for trade unions and plaintiff law firms, before joining Corrs Chambers Westgarth in 1998.

Time: 5:30PM – 7:00PM

Date: 4th September 2013

Location: The Duxton Hotel, 1 St George’s Tce Perth 6000

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