COVID-19

August 18, 2020

Here we go again…

Back into lockdown for Auckland, and the announcement of an extension to the wage subsidy scheme, has led us to reflect on our advice to employers […]
July 30, 2020

Reflecting on lockdown

At the end of the 1994 animated film The Lion King there is a scene of rain falling onto fire-ravaged grasslands after battle. The next scene […]
July 7, 2020

COVID-19 and salary reductions

A common issue that has arisen as a result of the impact of Covid-19 is in what circumstances an employee’s rate of pay or hours of […]
April 8, 2020

COVID – 19 – A “superior force” and the impact on contracts

Our world is full of contracts. Contracts to go on holiday, to hire contractors and equipment, to provide venues for rugby games, and to build houses. […]