employment

March 6, 2018
Fixed term - how long?

How long is a fixed term agreement?

How long is a fixed term? Drafting a fixed term employment agreement is like piecing together a complicated puzzle – and it’s not uncommon for employers […]
February 12, 2018
Employment law changes

Changes to employment law announced – what do you need to know?

On 25 January 2018 the government announced amendments to the Employment Relations Act. These amendments are aimed at strengthening employees’ rights and are in large part […]
January 30, 2018
beach hut on annual leave

Too much annual leave?

Employers often ask the question – How do I resolve a situation where an employee has accrued a significant amount of annual leave? There are several reasons […]
July 20, 2017
Health and Safety at work

Health and Safety at Work Act – Happy First Birthday!

Based on the 2011 Australian Model Work Health and Safety Act, New Zealand’s Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) passed into law on 4 […]