Recent Publications

The Modern Contract of Employment, 2nd ed.

2017 • Ian Neil SC and David Chin SC


Leading employment law experts, Ian Neil SC and David Chin SC of the NSW Bar, have updated their landmark Australian text dealing with the modern contract of employment. Now cited by the Federal Court of Australia, the Victorian Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court of NSW, the Federal Circuit Court, the Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission and the Workers Compensation Commission of NSW, The Modern Contract of Employment is written by practitioners, for practitioners, and sets out what the Australian law is and where to find it.

The Modern Contract of Employment quickly established itself as the leading text in its field. The Second Edition maintains that position with its erudite and current analysis of employment contracts in Australia.

Guide to the JobKeeper Scheme

2020 • Ian Neil SC, with David Chin SC and Christopher Parkin


A ‘Guide to the JobKeeper Scheme’. The most recent version of the Guide is Version 3. We hope that you find it useful.

The Reasonableness of Restraints (2018) 46 ABLR 99

2018 • Ian Neil SC and Nicholas Saady


An analysis of the enforcement of post-employment restraints.