Murdered at work

17/10/13   Murdered at work   The District Court at Waitakere, on 14 October 2013, issued a long-awaited Decision regarding a security guard who was murdered at his place of work on his first night of employment.  We successfully defended the Employer, CNE Security Limited, which faced a number of charges, some of which were…

HR & Employment Law Summit

We attach a paper we presented at an employment law conference in April 2013…… WHERE TO FROM HERE! EXAMINING THE PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS ACT   This brief paper will consider firstly the vexed issues of Part 6A, and secondly the possible/probable changes to bargaining obligations.  The main sources of information are: Employment…

Further Law Changes Announced

  The Parliamentary Select Committee heard over a thousand submissions, including some prepared or partially prepared by us, and the Government has not yet indicated which suggestions and proposals it will accept and what the future Amendment will be.  The Government has also not indicated its timetable for introducing the Amendment.  Presumably the Government is…