The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for governments, businesses, organisations and individuals across the globe. Like many other countries, Australia’s Federal and State governments have put in place a raft of measures to alleviate the health and economic fallout.
Arnold Bloch Leibler is keeping on top of rapidly evolving legal and market developments and regularly producing content to help businesses navigate these unprecedented conditions. We have been innovative and forthright in representing clients’ interests through policy advocacy and thought leadership across our practice areas.
These resources are updated regularly. If you would like further information on Australian COVID-19 related advice, please contact us and we'll direct your query to the right team.
SPOTLIGHT: Returning to the workplace
As workers around Australia slowly start to return to their workplaces, Workplace Advisory partner Bridget Little tells the Australian Financial Review that “we won’t be returning to the workplace as it was before, with employers having to manage a split workforce”. Read more here.
INSIGHTS: Read our latest client updates
Changes to paid parental leave provide greater flexibility
NEWS: Read our commentary in the media
Under the microscope: COVID-19 and the class action landscape
SPOTLIGHT: $130bn JobKeeper legislation passes
Administered by the Commissioner of Taxation, the JobKeeper program will see up to 6 million Australians benefiting from a $1,500 wage subsidy, paid to their employers on a fortnightly basis. Read more, including comments from Partner Clint Harding in Accountants Daily.