Employers Liability Newsletter - May 2019

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  • Published 22.05.2019

Recent Legislative Developments

There are no recent legislative changes to report.

Recent Decisions

Claims for ‘back pay’ following application of section 39
RSM Building Services Pty Ltd v Hochbaum [2019] NSWWCCPD 15 (18 April 2019)

Payment under deed does not damage claim for workers compensation benefits
Neuroscience Research Australia v de Rome [2019] NSWWCCPD 13 (11 April 2019)

It’s Election Time: Revoking an Election in Order to Pursue a Claim for Damages
Glogoski v Workers Compensation Nominal Insurer [2019] NSWDC 154 (3 May 2019)

Employer not liable where third party fully responsible for breach of duty
State of New South Wales v Charter Hall Retail Management Limited (formerly Macquarie Countrywide Management Limited and Anor [2019] NSWDC 95 (25 March 2019)

Miriam Browne

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Dominic Maait

Partner

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