Recorded Webinar: Dodging the Traps in Employment Contracts


24th July 2019

Duration:  approx. 90 minutes

All employers want to ensure their employment contracts are watertight. This session examines some common - and not so common - traps that arise when documenting employment arrangements. This session looks at what those risks may be and includes:

  • Award coverage - finding the right award and understanding when the Miscellaneous Award 2010 will apply

  • Incorporation of terms

  • Employment contracts and restraints of trade - when will they be enforceable?

  • Employees, contractors and IP - who does the IP belong to and what should you have in your contracts?

  • Confidentiality and trade secrets - protecting your information

  • Top tips for drafting watertight employment contracts

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Ben Dudley, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Australia, Sydney

Ben is a partner in the Employment Law practice of Seyfarth Shaw in Australia. He advises major Australian and international organisations in relation to: Industrial disputes and industrial action, Strategic enterprise bargaining in both ‘blue collar’ and ‘white collar’ industries, Union and employee related litigation, Restructuring, redundancy and workplace change programs, Contractual disputes, including the enforcement of post-employment restraints, and Engagement/termination of senior executives and disciplinary action.

Ben has a commercial and practical ‘hands on’ approach to advising clients as a result of his extensive work across a broad range of industry sectors.

Doyle’s Guide lists Ben as a ‘Recommended’ Employment & Industrial Relations Lawyer in New South Wales and he has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2014.


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.

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 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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