Unions battle employment law changes

Simon Bridges not looking too petrified that the Unions are gunning for him.Unions are united in their opposition to proposed employment law changes, saying they will affect not only workers but their children and the healthcare system. Submissions to a parliamentary select committee on the Employment Relations Amendment Bill entered their second week yesterday. The changes will allow employers to opt out of collective bargaining if negotiations stall and withdraw from multi-employer collective agreements. They will also remove the rule that [...]

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