August 2021

A common issue for commercial tenancies is payment of rent during periods where the tenant’s business cannot operate due to alert levels.

We have been acting for both businesses and consumers dealing with consumer issues arising from COVID-19.

The New Zealand Ministry of Health has created a “COVID Immunisation Register”.

In addition to the more well-known financial support systems in place there are other avenues available to assist employers to pay employees who are impacted by COVID-19.

We recap the key tips and takeaways for employers who are likely to be impacted by the COVID-19 lockdown.

Employment Law

The Government has issued a completely new order that sets out the restrictions (and exceptions) for what Level 4 looks like.