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News: Government considers holiday changes
Simpson Grierson's Employment Law Group welcomes the Government's announcement today that it will consider changes to the way holiday pay and annual leave are calculated.…
31 Oct 2014Read this item
News: New Zealand Juice and Beverage Association Conference highlights
Last week Associate Ciska de Rijk attended the New Zealand Juice and Beverage Association’s 20th Anniversary conference in Napier. Here are some highlights from day one of the conference.…
16 Oct 2014Read this item
News: Simpson Grierson picks up two Employer of Choice awards
Simpson Grierson has been awarded two medals in the Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice awards.…
08 Oct 2014Read this item
News: Know of defamatory content on your Facebook page? Remove it
Administrators of Facebook pages will be liable if they know of defamatory content published on their page and fail to remove it.…
25 Sep 2014Read this item
News: Are your consumer contracts "fair"?
Earlier this year we published a general “Consumer Law Reform - Looking ahead at 2014” news alert. It included a brief overview of the upcoming prohibition on unfair contract terms in standard form consumer contracts. This prohibition will be governed by the Fair Trading Act 1986 (FTA) and take effect on 17 March 2015. With this date fast approaching, it is time for businesses to start thinking about whether their standard form consumer contracts will be compliant.…
24 Sep 2014Read this item