Wage Underpayments: Fixing the Problem

Underpayments of wages has become major issue in Australia, with a range of organisations admitting underpayments, or becoming the subject of regulatory action and civil litigation, and with the underpayments running to millions of dollars and affecting thousands of employees.  In this program, Natalie Gaspar, from Herbert Smith Freehills in Melbourne, looks at: the main sources of wage underpayments; how underpayments should be remediated; avoiding the risk of future underpayment problems; the risk of getting payroll systems wrong; and the push for law reform, including criminalising ‘wage theft’.  

[30 minutes] [0.50 CPD units]



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Product Code: PAH7853
 Price:  $33.00 (Inclusive of GST)