Requirements for workplaces at Level 3 are:
- People must work from home if that is possible,
- Physical distancing for workers,
- Contact tracing.
Is your business feeling the immediate effects of COVID-19 on your livelihood? What are your options and what can you do? It may not be easy, but it’ll be worth it.
The recent elevation to Covid-19 alert level four ("level 4") means there are difficulties with many property transactions around New Zealand going ahead. If you’re worried about your settlement, here’s some advice that may help.
We’ve put together some helpful questions and answers about the vaccine and employment rights.
In our latest COVID-19 construction update Finn Collins discusses the costs of working, primarily on commercial projects under level 3.
In this note we examine the implications of the move from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 3 for landlords and tenants of commercial leases.
What is the effect of the change from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 3 on leases? Will ADLS clause 27.5 still be relevant?
This is the story of how Body Corporate Apartment X (BCAX) has responded to COVID-19. Other Bodies Corporate may find this useful in determining their own courses of action.
Are employees still paid for public holidays if they are not working because of COVID-19? And if so, how much are they paid?
I anticipate that the vast majority of contractors will not be throwing in the kitchen sink on delay costs and letting the contract become a battleground. Pragmatism needs to win the day because it is very likely that none of the current contracts adequately deal with all the financial implications of the current lockdown.