Published 30th November 2018 by Alice Dombroski, Thomson Wilson
New Zealanders need to find time to sit down and make sure they have a will. We all know this is important but how many of us don’t get around to...
Published 30th November 2018 by Ashleigh Bennett, Simpson Western
Enforceable undertakings were introduced in the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) as an alternative to prosecution.
Published 15th November 2018 by RMY Legal
We covered the Overseas Investment Amendment Bill in Property Speaking’s Spring 2018 edition. The Bill has become law and is now the Overseas Investment Amendment Act 2018 (the OIA Act).
Published 15th November 2018 by Scott Chamberlain, RMY Legal
New Zealanders love to talk about property. There are a multitude of topics relating to property that Kiwis have an intimate knowledge and understanding about which form the topic of...
Published 15th November 2018 by Bayley Roylance, RMY Legal
Given the significant financial commitment involved in purchasing a property, you want to make sure your investment is sound.
Published 5th October 2018 by Colette Mackenzie, Greg Kelly Law Ltd
If you have a family trust set up a number of years ago, it’s good practice to review it to ensure it is still ‘fit for purpose’.
Published 5th October 2018 by Chris Kelly, Greg Kelly Law Ltd
It has been estimated that there are between 300,000-500,000 trusts in this country. Trusts have been established for many different reasons, including estate planning, creditor protection, to ensure access to...
Published 5th October 2018 by Kimberly Lawrence, Greg Kelly Law Ltd
For wills to be valid they must comply with a number of legal formalities; they must be in writing and there must be two witnesses who must attest to the...