Domestic Violence – Victim’s Protection Bill

Domestic Violence – Victim’s Protection Bill

It’s no secret that domestic violence in New Zealand is a major... read more

It’s no secret that domestic violence in New Zealand is a major issue in New Zealand.  It affects one in...

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General / March 25, 2017

Employers have right to know about criminal charges

Employers have right to know about criminal charges

The Supreme Court in ASG v Harlene Hayne, Vice-Chancellor of... read more

The Supreme Court in ASG v Harlene Hayne, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Otago has confirmed an employer may have the right...

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General / May 25, 2017

WorkSafe New Zealand v Wai Shing Limited

WorkSafe New Zealand v Wai Shing Limited

Injured worker recieves $336,300 following workplace accident... read more

Injured worker recieves $336,300 following workplace accident WorkSafe New Zealand v Wai Shing Limited Background In the health and safety...

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General / August 25, 2017

Our Queenstown Team

Our Queenstown Team

We are sad to announce that Charlie Arms-Harris is leaving our... read more

We are sad to announce that Charlie Arms-Harris is leaving our team, we wish her all the best on her...

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General / January 25, 2018

Records of settlement – full and final?

Records of settlement – full and final?

A record of settlement (agreement) can be very useful tool to... read more

A record of settlement (agreement) can be very useful tool to achieve finality in any claim, where agreement is reached. ...

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General / May 25, 2018

Equal Pay Amendment Bill

Equal Pay Amendment Bill

On 19 September 2018, the Government introduced the Equal Pay... read more

On 19 September 2018, the Government introduced the Equal Pay Amendment Bill (Bill) to Parliament. This Bill replaces the previous...

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General / September 25, 2018

Compensation costs – an update

Compensation costs – an update

Employment New Zealand has released its latest six-monthly tables... read more

Employment New Zealand has released its latest six-monthly tables providing a snapshot of the compensation and cost awards made in...

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General / February 19, 2020

Settlement Information Services for New Migrants

Settlement Information Services for New Migrants

On 1 July Immigration New Zealand is launching a new information... read more

On 1 July Immigration New Zealand is launching a new information service model for new migrants to help them settle...

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General / January 25, 2015

Social Networking & Your Business’ Reputation

Social Networking & Your Business’ Reputation

Social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter have become... read more

Social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter have become hugely popular in New Zealand. Such sites are a major...

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General / October 25, 2015

Minimum Wage Accommodation Clarification from MBIE

Minimum Wage Accommodation Clarification from MBIE

For sometime, there has been confusion as to what can be included... read more

For sometime, there has been confusion as to what can be included in minimum wage calculations so as to meet...

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General / March 25, 2016