Employment

March 15, 2021

Workers of the World Rejoice: Government poised to increase Sick Leave entitlements

The Government is set to increase employer-funded sick leave for employees from 5 to 10 days per 12 month period. The Holidays (Increasing Sick Leave) Amendment […]
January 20, 2021

2021: what will the world of employment law hold?

As I return from holiday, I have been reflecting on what 2021 will bring to my employment practice. The rise of Covid-19 and subsequent lockdowns posed […]
December 21, 2020

Close up the holes in your holiday pay!

The Holidays Act 2003 is a tricky beast at the best of times. Over the Christmas break, there are 4 public holidays in less than 2 […]
December 21, 2020

What does Restraint of Trade mean?

A restraint of trade is a provision generally found in employment contracts, which prohibits an employee from working directly or indirectly with a competitor business for […]