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Published three times a year. Fineprint is NZ LAW's flagship publication with wide-ranging articles.

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Commercial eSpeaking

Covering in-depth business law issues, this newsletter is distributed three times a year to member firms' commercial clients.

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Trust eSpeaking

Published two times a year. Covers stories of interest to trustees and professionals advising on asset protection and trusts.

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Property Speaking

Published three times a year. Keeping property investors and owners abreast of current property issues.

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Rural eSpeaking

Covers stories of interest to farmers and those working in the rural sector, in matters relating to New Zealand's heartland.

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Articles

Published 2nd July 2018 by Claudia Leathart, Duncan King Law

What does it mean to have ‘mental capacity’ when it comes to signing a will or an important legal document? This has recently become a hot topic, with new case...

Published 2nd July 2018 by Gillian Stuart, Aspiring Law

Questions you shouldn’t ask job applicants 

An employment minefield.  In the lead-up to the 2017 election, broadcaster Mark Richardson caused an uproar when he asked the then Leader of the Opposition, Jacinda Ardern, if she had plans to have children. The commonly-held view was that this question was outrageous. While a broadcaster has the liberty to ask a range of questions, an employer or potential employer cannot ask this.

Published 2nd July 2018 by Angela Stafford, Wain & Naysmith

Inherited debt? What if your parents die broke?

Published 2nd July 2018 by Anonymous

As you will already be aware from our article in the Autumn edition of Fineprint, from 1 July 2018 all law firms must comply with the requirements of the Anti-Money...