Employers Liability Newsletter - November 2019

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  • Published 20.11.2019

Legislative Developments

There are no legislative developments to report this month. 

Recent News

Media release 6.11.19: Insurance and Care NSW (icare) has announced that Allianz, EML and QBE have been reappointed along with GIO (newly appointed) to provide claims management services for the NSW Treasury Managed Fund (TMF). The new contracts for existing claims managers will commence from 1 January 2020 with GIO to commence following implementation of the icare technology platform. 

Recent Decisions

Reality TV contestant found to be a ‘worker’
Nicole Elizabeth Prince v Seven Network (Operations) Limited [2019] NSWWCC 313 (25 September 2019)

What constitutes disciplinary action under section 11A(1)?
Webb v State of New South Wales [2019] NSWWCCPD 50 (13 September 2019)

A day at the races
Scone Race Club Ltd v Cottom [2019] NSWCA 260 (31 October 2019)

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