Do you know what your employees are doing?

Do you know what your employees are doing?

In a recent decision (Wilh. Wilhelmsen Investments Pty Ltd v SSS Holdings Pty Ltd [2019] NSWCA 32) the NSW Court of Appeal held that where an employee, on 14 separate occasions, fraudulently ordered a total of 197 phones for a total value of $189,103.00 the employer...

Is an Uber driver really an Uber driver?

Is an Uber driver actually an employee of Uber, or just a subcontractor?  Recently it was decided in England that Uber drivers were not independent contractors but were in fact employees of Uber.  This decision was made by the Employment Appeal Tribunal, Uber has...

When is a person not a person?

Sometimes you are not an individual in your own right, sometimes you are an agent of a company or government department, you are the company personified. What does that mean?  It means that what you do, you do on behalf of that government department and the government...