The Employment Relations Authority Determination on Reducing Pay When Claiming the Government Wage Subsidy
This case looks at whether, after accepting the Covid-19 wage subsidy, an employer can reduce an employee’s salary without their permission.
APEX v CMDHB Case Summary
APEX recently took a case in the Employment Court on behalf of Counties Manukau District Health Board Part-time phlebotomists. The case looked at how sick leave entitlement is calculated for these part-time employees.
A Labour Day Reminder for the Healthcare Industry
The Labour Day struggle to enforce employee rights has had long lasting effects on employee and union rights in New Zealand. To this day many workers are reminded of their limits in working over an eight-hour day as it can cause fatigue, stress and reduce productivity.