Date: 27/02/2019FT Adjusting is a loss adjuster which specialises in claims relating to and arising from construction and engineering. The team of ten staff, led by director Ian McWalter, will become part of DWF Adjusting, one of a number of integrated businesses that form DWF's Connected Services division. DWF Adjusting specialises in the technical investigation and settlement of contract works, public and products liability and professional indemnity claims for insurers, also working in collaboration with lawyers to provide early and comprehensive advice to insurers and their clients.
The Treasurer has recently announced that the threshold amounts for any foreign purchaser transaction made on or after 10:30pm Sunday, 29 March 2020 will be $0.
We recently brought to your attention the unprecedented interim changes to the Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2010 and warned that more would likely follow, as Australian businesses struggle to maintain employment levels and survive the COVID-19 crisis.
In his submissions to the Fair Work Commission (FWC), Christian Porter, Minister for Industrial Relations, noted that as at February 2020 approximately 14.3% of all employees (around 1.56 million people) were employed in positions governed, or supported, by the Clerks Private Sector Award 2010 (Award). This makes it unsurprising that this Award would be next in line for the FWC to consider the insertion of urgent interim measures.