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Labour’s first 100 days for workplace law, immigration

New Zealand - October 20 2017 ​The new Labour-led government will wind back much of the deregulation that National has introduced over the last nine years, and will also put in…

Geoff Carter, Marie Wisker

Workplace Watch - Issue 16, October 2017

Australia - October 18 2017 Workplace Watch is a quarterly publication tracking legislative and regulatory reform and important judicial decisions in relation to workforce and workplace law.

Geoff Carter, Marie Wisker

First sentence under new H&S regime shows much higher penalties

New Zealand - August 25 2017 ​The first sentencing decision under the new Health and Safety at Work Act (HSW Act) was handed down this week and shows predictably that the Courts…

Geoff Carter, Marie Wisker

Health and safety liability risks in earthquake-prone building regime

New Zealand - August 15 2017 ​The new earthquake-prone building regime, in force since 1 July, carries potentially serious health and safety implications which property owners and…

Heath Brunton, Kirsty-Anne SIngleton, Greg Wise, Marie Wisker, Andrew Woods

A new system to address earthquake-prone buildings

New Zealand - August 10 2017 On 1 July 2017, the new national system for identifying and managing earthquake-prone buildings came into force. Legislation creating a new system for…

Heath Brunton, Mark Nicholson, Greg Wise