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Recommendations released on the Future of Visitor Accommodation within residential zones in the Queenstown Lakes District

The Report and Recommendations of Independent Commissioners on Stage 2, Visitor Accommodation was released recently. The Commissioners’ recommendations will shape the future of Visitor Accommodation in the Queenstown Lakes District. The full report and … Continue reading Recommendations released on the Future of Visitor Accommodation within residential zones in the Queenstown Lakes District

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Is it a breach of the duty of good faith for a union to call the employer a “rat” during collective bargaining?

No, held the Employment Court in Kaikorai Service Centre Limited v First Union Incorporated [2018] NZEmpC 160. The duty of good faith is not one and the same as courteous behaviour. The Employment Court decided that while there would naturally be situa … Continue reading Is it a breach of the duty of good faith for a union to call the employer a “rat” during collective bargaining?

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Game Changer – Major Amendments Proposed for Employer Assisted Temporary Work Visas (Chinese seminars added)

In late December 2018 the Government announced its decision to invite feedback on their proposal to radically change the employer-assisted work visa policies. These changes are aimed at improving the current temporary work visa outcomes by ensuring tha … Continue reading Game Changer – Major Amendments Proposed for Employer Assisted Temporary Work Visas (Chinese seminars added)

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