Event Details

When: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 21st July 2023

Where: 82 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills Brisbane, QLD, Australia

What: 3 course lunch, 3 hour drinks package, Q&A, and networking

Cost: $120pp for non-members (discount code for members)



Standard Price


2023 brings significant changes to Employment Law in Australia that every Employer must be aware of. The consequences of ignorance or inaction can prove to be expensive for alot of companies.

For this Industry Long Lunch, we will be joined by Robert Lamb, Director at Hillhouse Legal Partners who will speak about how recent employer obligations can affect your business.

Robert will discuss the 5 key significant changes to the law regarding employment. These include:

  1. Prohibiting sexual harassment and positive obligations on employers;
  2. Prohibiting pay secrecy;
  3. Alternative and flexible working arrangements;
  4. Paid family and domestic violence leave;
  5. Clarifying the Better of Overall Test and Small Claims Cap increase and more accessibility.


*Please note, photos and videos may be taken throughout the event for promotional purposes.


Robert Lamb

Director of Hillhouse Legal Partners

Robert commenced at Hillhouse Legal Partners in January
2000 and became a partner in 2006. He is currently the
practice lead in our Litigation, Employment & Industrial
Relations and Wills, Estates & Trusts areas.

Having appeared and litigated cases in all the State and Federal
civil courts and tribunals in Queensland, Robert has excellent
knowledge of the procedural rules of Queensland’s courts.
Robert prides himself on striving to meet the unique and
changing needs of clients in corporate and personal legal
matters by providing customised legal advice, strategy and
cost-effective solutions.

Having joined the legal sector in 2000 after a career as a
Registered Nurse, Robert has a strong ability to empathise
with clients and work with them to understand and anticipate
what legal help they need.

With his vast knowledge and breadth of experience across
diverse practice areas, Robert is a sought-after speaker at
industry events. He is regularly called upon to provide
commentary on new laws and legislation and novel issues
across print and radio.


The Coffee Commune

82 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills Brisbane, QLD, Australia

If you have any questions please contact Annaliese Jackson