Some employers are eligible for free independent legal advice for workplace issues arising from the coronavirus outbreak.
The Workplace Legal Advice Program provides eligible employers with free independent legal help to deal with workplace issues arising from the coronavirus outbreak. Advice is available on issues like:
- stand downs from work
- flexible work arrangements
- pay and entitlements
- JobKeeper changes to the Fair Work Act.
Law firms with specialist workplace experience provide the advice. It is free and confidential.
Source: Fair Work Ombudsman (FAQs about the Workplace Legal Advice Program)