Friday, 17 December 2021

NZLLS Managing Committee confirmed for the next two years

The Biennial General Meeting of the New Zealand Labour Law Society, which was held on 16 December 2021, confirmed the following as members of the Managing Committee for the next two years

Office Holders:

Co-chair persons: Dr Amanda Reilly, Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington

 and  Professor Annick Masselot, Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha- Canterbury University

Treasurer: Yvonne Oldfield, Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington

Secretary: Dr Dawn Duncan, Te Whare Wānanga o Ōtākou- Otago University


Representative to the International Society for Labour and Social Security (Asia Pacific Vice President) Professor Gordon Anderson, Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington
 

Committee Members:

Mr John Goddard, Barrister

Mr Graeme Colgan, Barrister

Dr Andrew Dallas, Chief of the Employment Relations Authority

Ms Avalon Kent, Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi- the Public Service Association

Ms Clare Abaffy, Employment Court of New Zealand

Mr Peter Upson, the Public Trust 

 

Saturday, 17 July 2021

Donation to the New Zealand Legal Information Institute

 The New Zealand Labour Law Society were very happy to make a donation to the New Zealand Legal Information Institute to support the digitalisation of historical material relating to the Awards system. This project will preserve an important part of New Zealand's Industrial Relations history and provide a valuable free primary resource for researchers in the future.

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

The recording of 2 October New Zealand Labour Law Society on-line seminar is now available

On Friday 2 October 2020 the Society offered a Zoom seminar around the theme of  “Employment Law in an uncertain environment: Utopia or Dystopia?”

This was recorded and can be viewed here

 

Convener: Graeme Colgan, Barrister and former Chief Judge of the Employment Court of New Zealand

Speakers and Topics:

Professor Gordon Anderson, Law Faculty, Victoria University of Wellington "Structural Integrity- Employment Law and the Pandemic" 

John Goddard, Barrister, Lambton Chambers "Access to justice" 

Dr Andrew Dallas, Chief, Employment Relations Authority "The Authority and CoVID-19" 

Nicola Green, Massey University’s School of Management "Working from home in times of disruption and in the future: implications for workers and organisations" 

Dr Amanda Reilly and Kathleen Makale, School of Accounting and Commercial Law Victoria University of Wellington "Who pays? Employees, tax and the costs of working from home." 

 Professor Annick Masselot, School of Law, University of Canterbury "Who works and who gets paid?"

Anna Sturman and Dr Matt Scobie, University of Canterbury University Business School "Economies of Mana and horizons of change" 

Dr Dawn Duncan, Faculty of Law, University of Otago "Worker health" 

 Dr Sanna Malinen, University of Canterbury University Business School and Prof Katharina Naswall, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury "Covid and Wellbeing" 

Peter Upson, Public Trust "Artificial Intelligence and Workplace Surveillance"