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Cullen - The Employment Law Firm is a specialist employment law firm with a wide range of employer and employee clients. We have acted for employer clients from both the public and private sectors, and for individual employees.


20 May 2020

The looming economic recession triggered by the coronavirus pandemic is going to lead to significant unemployment.

There will be many businesses seeking to re-pivot and restructure to make themselves more sustainable in the current climate.

These companies may find independent contractor arrangements much more attractive than hiring employees. More ...



5 May 2020

We have all endured the boredom of lockdown and are pushing through the slightly less restricted level three.

However, with restrictions posed to reduce even further over the coming weeks and months, people have started to cast their minds towards what happens next. More ...


22 April 2020

For most people living in New Zealand, and perhaps the world, the last couple of months have changed lives in ways that would have been inconceivable only a short time ago.

We are presently in lockdown and can expect to be in under variations on lockdown, whether absolute or benign for some time to come.

Unfortunately, not everybody has followed the rules. More ...



16 April 2020

As we all settle into the routines of lockdown, practices and routines in the workplace are also changing.

Workplaces will either have shifted to remote working, or if they are essential, would have implemented social distancing and hygiene measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

As these changes have been implemented, many workplaces would have undoubtedly experienced disruption, frustration and most likely some technical difficulties. More ...


9 April 2020

The work environment for many people looks very different than it did a month ago.

Many New Zealanders are now working from home in accordance with Government guidance and restrictions during the Covid-19 coronavirus national lockdown.

Many employees have shifted from their office to their home office - whether that's in a bedroom, a study or the kitchen table. More ...


25 March 2020

The coronavirus infection count has skyrocketed and countries across the world have shut down cities. Even in New Zealand our "business as usual" is changing.

People have reacted to the crisis in a number of ways. Many people have been confronted with the constant stream of Covid-19 coronavirus updates will no doubt be scared of the virus and its effects. Others may be simply frustrated with onerous travel restrictions and event cancellations. More ...



Cullen - The Employment Law Firm was one of the first eleven law firms in New Zealand approved to provide employment law services to Government and the public sector.

Cullen - The Employment Law Firm and Women's Refuge are partnering to bring your business an understanding of the effects of domestic violence and the new laws assisting victims of domestic violence at work. Contact us to discuss your needs.

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