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27 February 2020

ERA updates guidance on service, procedure and timeframes (8 April 2020)

08 April 2020 The Employment Relations Authority has provided information additional to that in its 24 March COVID-19 update. This covers service and affirmation of statements and affidavits, directions to mediation and timeframes for personal grievances.Personal grievance timeframesThe ERA says the statutory requirements for personal grievances to be raised... More about ERA updates guidance on service, procedure and timeframes.

Chief Commissioner gives Criminal Cases Review Commission update (7 April 2020)

07 April 2020 The Criminal Cases Review Commission is finalising details of its Hamilton headquarters, shortlisting commissioners and getting a website ready, Chief Commissioner Colin Carruthers QC says.In an early April update on the Commission, Mr Carruthers says during the COVID-19 pandemic the government and businesses are adopting a... More about Chief Commissioner gives Criminal Cases Review Commission update.

Ara Poutama Aotearoa Department of Corrections releases prison email addresses for lawyers (7 April 2020)

07 April 2020 Ara Poutama Aotearoa Department of Corrections has released a list of prison email addresses.It says this is to facilitate lawyer correspondence during the epidemic.The department says lawyers should ensure the subject of email clearly states the following to assist with timely printing and delivery (exactly as... More about Ara Poutama Aotearoa Department of Corrections releases prison email addresses for lawyers.

Last updated on the 27th February 2020