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An employer must have genuine reasons based on reasonable grounds for proposing a fixed term arrangement. Paul Robertson considers a recent case.
Exemptions, exceptions and alphabet soup. Sarah Macky talks about why it's a good not to forget about the durability requirements exception to building work.
The Employment Relations Authority recently took a tough approach when a teacher delayed too long before raising a personal grievance.
Sometimes the simplest questions prove to be the most vexing. Is a boat a building?
Claims Funding Australia has announced it will back the class action by Southern Response customers who were allegedly misled about the estimated cost of repairing or rebuilding their homes damaged in the Canterbury Earthquakes.
A Christchurch homeowner, suing her insurer and broker in respect of her under insured house, has successfully fended off strike out applications in the High Court.
Heaney & Partners won Business Partner of the Year at the annual Harcourts Bay of Islands Awards Dinner.
Does a requirement to report a dismissal or resignation to a professional body override the full and final nature of a record of settlement?
Corbin Child looks at recent amendments to the Employment Relations Act 2000.