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Don't rely on clauses for protection from independent contractor claims

Engaging independent contractors used to be "relatively easy", but the contract clauses that previously protected organisations from contractor claims are not as defensible as they once were, according to Ashurst senior associate, Taboka Finn. » more »

Webcast: Contingent workers - manage your risks


Casuals, contractors, labour hire and fixed-term employees can be a valuable asset to an organisation - or its biggest risk. Watch this webcast to understand which factors to consider when deciding to engage the various types of contingent workers; and more. » more »

Can external recruitment make a comeback?

In recent years many organisations have reduced their use of recruitment companies, but a new report from Deloitte suggests that partnering with external recruiters will be crucial to business success in the future, providing that these external partners are technical specialists and genuine consultants. » more »