30th September 2020
Under the new Work Visa Policy, it has been suggested that the costs of obtaining work visas will become the employer’s responsibility.  Specifically... Read More
30th September 2020
The Government, in response to the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, has proposed   legislative changes to the Companies Act 1993 (‘the Act... Read More
9th December 2020
Employers will need to demonstrate within their accreditation applications a commitment to training and upskilling New Zealanders.  New Zealanders... Read More
9th December 2020
The Government has put together a COVID-19 Wage Subsidy for employers in all regions. The subsidy is there to support your business if you're... Read More
30th September 2020
Due to the country-wide lockdown of all “non-essential” businesses, many are questioning what this will mean for the rent obligations under... Read More
30th September 2020
The Government has released an Epidemic Management Notice which provides some guidance for migrants on temporary visas.  The Notice states that... Read More
30th September 2020
Whilst we are facing uncertain times with Covid-19, we can confirm during the lock-down period, the team at AWS Legal will continue to be operational... Read More
30th September 2020
Employees hours are governed by the arrangement provided within their individual employment agreement.[1]  To reduce an employee’s hours on a regular... Read More
30th September 2020
While we face uncertain times with Covid-19, we are focussed on maintaining our service to you. It is likely that aspects of our service will adapt... Read More
20th May 2021
By AWS Legal   The government just announced its major support package in response to the economic impacts of COVID-19.  The key feature is a wage... Read More

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