New Health & Safety at Work Legislation

  Comes into force on 04 April 2016   Anyone involved in leadership or supervisory positions should be aware of their obligations and responsibilities under the new legislation, and the consequences for any individuals or organisations and the consequences of any breach of these requirements.   Key Features of the New Legislation Increased penalties for…

Cathay Pacific Pilots - landmark employment court decision

Landmark Employment Court Decision – Cathay Pacific Pilots

We appeared recently in the Employment Court representing a group of Cathay Pacific pilots who are based in New Zealand, but spend most of their working time outside of New Zealand.  Their employment contract specified that their employment was subject to the laws of Hong Kong.  Their employment conditions contained a mandatory retirement age of…