COVID-19 Employment issues: Wage Subsidy

COVID-19 Employment issues: Wage Subsidy

The government is offering a Wage Subsidy Scheme to all businesses in an attempt to support employers who are struggling with the financial repercussions of COVID-19. It is intended to support employers to keep paying their staff over the full subsidy period of 12...
Commercial Lease Issues

Commercial Lease Issues

Over the last few months, we have seen the COVID-19 pandemic unravel and disrupt nearly all aspects of our lives both on a domestic and international scale. On midnight 25 March, New Zealand effectively went into complete shutdown. As a result, an unprecedented number...
Performance of Contract Issues

Performance of Contract Issues

Over the last few months, we have seen the COVID-19 pandemic unravel and disrupt nearly all aspects of our lives both on a domestic and international scale. In New Zealand, the entire country went into Alert Level 4 lockdown on 25 March following the government’s...