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Employment Legislation Update

September 9, 2020 | Morrison Kent

Along with all the legal questions arising out of New Zealand’s response to the global pandemic it has also been a busy time for new and proposed legislation that impacts employment law. This...Read More

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Effective Management of Sick Leave

August 11, 2020 | Morrison Kent

In this article, we discuss what employers and employees need to know about sick leave entitlements and managing workplace sick leave policies. Every day, employers are faced with managing their...Read More

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Bullying – Remedies (Part 3)

June 25, 2020 | Morrison Kent

The spotlight has returned to the prevalence of bullying in our workplaces, with WorkSafe estimating that one in three Kiwis reports workplace bullying every year. Following from our two-part...Read More

COVID-19 Essential Workers Subsidy - Morrison Kent

COVID-19 – Essential Workers Subsidy

April 3, 2020 | Tess von Dadelszen

The Government has established a new subsidy to make it easier for workers in essential services during the COVID-19 lockdown, to take leave. What is it? The subsidy is designed to support...Read More