Australian Employment Update

    View Authors September 2014
    Australian Employers have been patiently awaiting the High Court decision on CBA v Barker [2014] HCA 32, and they have not been disappointed! Yes, employers can finally breathe a sigh of relief, with the High Court effectively overturning the decision of the Full Court of the Federal Court on this issue. The High Court has determined that there is NO term of mutual trust and confidence implied in Australian employment contracts at common law.