Recorded Webinar: Social Media - Not Letting Technology Impact Your Workplace

Thursday 10th March 2016
Duration: approx 2 hours
About the webinar

The prevalence of social media has impacted the workplace in more ways than you think. It now encroaches into bullying and discrimination matters, demonstrating its ubiquitous nature. 

This session looks at latest developments including:

  • Your social media policy – covering all bases
  • Managing social media risk – protecting employees from social media risk
  • When can social media matters become a bullying issue?
  • Social media and discrimination risk
  • Managing litigation risk in social media matters - Defamation action and reputation
  • Is there a freedom of speech issue in social media matters?
  • When can you terminate for misuse of social media?
  • OHS compliance and social media?
  • Bowker and Others v DP World and Others [2014] FWC 7381
  • Linfox Australia Pty Ltd v Glen Stutsel [2012] FWAFB 7097

Who should attend

This webinar is suitable for HR professionals, in-house Counsel and lawyers practising in employment law – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

Jamie Robinson, Partner, HWL Ebsworth Lawyers, Brisbane 

Jamie is a Workplace Relations and Safety Partner based in the Brisbane office. He has over 20 years experience in all aspects of workplace relations and safety.

Since commencing practice in Perth and working for a number of significant employers, Jamie has practiced extensively in Sydney and Brisbane. Jamie partners with clients to provide the best commercial outcomes whilst ensuring maintenance of workforce trust and confidence in management.

Jamie regularly conducts employment law, workplace behaviour and occupational health and safety training sessions for leading Australian businesses, and presents at external conferences across a broad range of workplace relations topics.

Jamie has been named in Best Lawyers® as one of Australia's best lawyers in the field of Occupational Health & Safety Law. Jamie was also listed in the Employment category of the Legal 500 Asia Pacific for 2014 and has been listed by Doyles Guide to the Australian Legal Profession as a recommended leading Queensland Employment lawyer in 2015.

Product Code: WBPMAR16
 Price:  $242.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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