If you are an employer of casual staff you ARE NOT GOING TO BE HAPPY with this decision by the Full Court of the Federal Court in WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato  FCAFC 84. The 183 page decision can be boiled down to this:
1. I have been inundated with phone calls from business clients seeking advice on
contractual obligations during shutdown. Panicked business owners have not
been provided with any certainty as to shutdown time frame and it appears
The Federal Court has ordered $4.2 million in penalties against former carwash and detailing franchisor Geowash Pty Ltd, its director Sanam Ali and its franchising manager Charles Cameron for breaches of the Australian Consumer Law.