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Keep up to date with news from across Employment New Zealand.

26 July 2018

Domestic Violence - Victims Protection Bill becomes law

The Domestic Violence - Victims Protection Bill has passed its third reading in Parliament. It aims to enhance legal protections in the workplace for people affected by domestic violence.

11 July 2018

Japanese fishing company to pay 180k for exploitation of workers in NZ waters

A Japanese fishing company chartered by a New Zealand business has been ordered to pay more than $180,000 in arrears and penalties for serious employment breaches.

09 July 2018

Domino’s franchisees to pay more than $32,000 for employment breaches

Two companies, which operated as Domino’s pizza franchises in Auckland, have been penalised $32,400 for serious breaches of employment law, following a Labour Inspectorate investigation.