Adopting a Menstrual Leave Policy? - May 22

Should Employers Adopt a Menstrual Leave Policy? The topic of menstrual leave has come into the spotlight after Pacific Media Network became one of the first New Zealand companies to adopt a…


New Protected Disclosures Legislation - May 22

New Protected Disclosures Legislation - What Employers Need to Know Whistleblowing is formally known as making a protected disclosure. The laws around whistleblowing and the protections afforded to…


Unvaccinated Workers Returning To Work - Apr 22

Can Unvaccinated Workers Get Their Jobs Back? On 23 March 2022, the Government announced a change to the vaccine mandates, removing requirements for employees in certain roles to be vaccinated.…


Restraints of Trade

Restraints of Trade - Feb 22

Restraints of Trade Back in the Spotlight After Tova O'Brien Decision Many employment agreements contain restraint of trade clauses. Such restraints aim to restrict a former employee’s right to work…


Employee vs Independent Contractor - Aug 21

Employee vs Independent Contractor: The Times They Are a-Changin' Working as an independent contractor affords a lot of flexibility around how, when and where work is performed, and for how much. At…