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Morrison Kent - Employment Law

Q&A - Ask an employment lawyer

27 January 2021 | Tess von Dadelszen

The team at Morrison Kent have partnered with JUNO Investing to answers your legal questions. This month, it’s employment issues.

Ask an Expert with JUNO. Is there something you wish you could ask a lawyer? Whether it’s related to business,...

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The “Backstop” – a proposed policy change to the Fair Pay Agreements Bill
10 May 2022 | Tess von Dadelszen

The Fair Pay Agreements Bill (“the Bill”) was introduced to Parliament on 29 March 2022 and passed its first reading on 5 April 2022. The Bill provides...

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Significant Changes to Government’s COVID-19 Response – what does this mean in the workplace?
23 March 2022 | Tess von Dadelszen

The Government has announced significant changes to its Covid-19 response, including to:

  1. Remove Vaccine Pass requirements for businesses from 11.59pm on...

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Employers – What can you do to prepare for Omicron and other variants?
18 January 2022 | Tess von Dadelszen

With Omicron at our doorstep, it is inevitable that New Zealand will be facing far higher levels of COVID-19 in the community this year. In the absence of...

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