Welcome to Issue 108 of the NSW Public Sector Newsletter.
In this edition the focus is on the important issue of eliminating workplace sexual harassment. In particular, major law reform will see politicians and judges subject to the same sexual harassment laws as the wider population. Consideration is being given to encourage employers to take a more proactive and preventative approach to sexual harassment and Comcare and Safe Work Australia have released updated guides on preventing workplace sexual harassment.
As part of the NSW Law Reform Commission open justice review is examining the laws relating to access to, and disclosure and publication of, court and tribunal information submissions have now been closed but an online survey concerning important issues around open justice has been published. For those interested, the survey can be found here.View PDF