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Employment Legislation Update

September 9, 2020 | Caroline Rieger

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

Managing sick leave - Employers advice

Effective Management of Sick Leave

August 11, 2020 | Caroline Rieger

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

Tips for Employers During Lockdown - Morrison Kent

COVID-19 – Tips for Employers

March 25, 2020 | Caroline Rieger

Covid-19 is unchartered waters for employers. In this article, we explore how employers can rely on the existing New Zealand employment law framework to navigate a global phenomenon. New Zealand...Read More

Employment and the Privacy Act

Bullying Investigations and The Privacy Act

February 14, 2020 | Caroline Rieger

The prevalence of workplace bullying and its impact on the law continues.  Since our two-part series on workplace bullying in 2019,  the Privacy Commissioner has released some guidance regarding...Read More