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Employment Issues – Undisclosed Criminal Record

Date: 14 Jan 2011, Filed under: Employment Law - Employer Perspective, Discrimination, Workplace Privacy, Human Rights

From time to time, clients have asked whether they can terminate an employee’s employment on the basis that they have discovered that when the employee...

Keeping a low profile

Date: 05 Mar 2007, Filed under: Media Law, Privacy & Surveillance, Human Rights

You were aware of someone there with a video camera

Insurance and Reinsurance

Date: 09 Jun 2004, Filed under: Human Rights

A recent Federal Court decision has provided some guidance for insurers on the interpretation of the exemption for insurance found in section 46 of the...

News Items matching Human Rights

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Federal human rights parliamentary scrutiny legislation receives assent

Date: 14 Dec 2011, Filed under: Human Rights

Former Federal Attorney-General, Robert McClelland, announced that the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011 had received royal assent and would...

Review of children in police custody announced

Date: 13 Dec 2010, Filed under: Children, Human Rights, International Law

Wellington, Dec 10 NZPA - The treatment of children in police custody is to be reviewed to make sure it meets standards set out under a United Nati...

Fed: Australians invited to share their views on human rights

Date: 05 Feb 2009, Filed under: Administrative Law, Human Rights

The National Human Rights Consultation Committee said it will begin the important task of seeking the views and opinions of Australians on the future of...


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