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Posted by Office On March - 9 - 2011

Sleepovers – like all groups, NUPE is waiting for the decision about whether the appeal to Supreme Court by employers is going ahead. The Court of Appeal’s decision reinforced that sleepovers were work and needed to be paid the minimum wage, and rejected averaging. Ch Ch EQ has disrupted our plan to contact members and get agreement to represent them in any “negotiations” about outcomes from the case.

Other …because of her personal circumstances as a result of the earthquake, Janice is in Nelson for two weeks . She has contacted Shirley Owen and attended some meetings with members.

CEA Negotiations – we have written to the PSA seeking joint negotiations. Any members who have ideas for claims please forward them to martin@nupe.org.nz