Recent Cases

Industrial Relations Secretary v Fire Brigade Employees’ Union of New South Wales [2020] NSWCA 46 (23 March 2020) (Basten JA at [1]; Leeming JA at [42]; White JA at [49])


EMPLOYMENT AND INDUSTRIAL LAW – Awards and enterprise agreements – Interpretation – whether award empowers employer to dismiss firefighters during an intrastate multiday deployment – whether firefighters entitled to overtime payment for entirety of intrastate multiday deployments