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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 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...

Published 31st January 2018 by Jess Collett, Norris Ward McKinnon

New tax laws are being introduced to prevent multinationals from avoiding tax by shifting profits out of New Zealand.

Published 31st January 2018 by Jess Collett, Norris Ward McKinnon

Health and safety in the workplace has been brought into the spotlight over the past decade to refocus employers’ attention to ensure the safety of their staff.

Published 31st January 2018 by Jess Collett, Norris Ward McKinnon

Your business website is a powerful tool for engaging potential and existing customers, and for collecting useful data.

Published 7th September 2017 by Jess Collett, Norris Ward McKinnon

The use of closed circuit television (CCTV) and/or security cameras are useful security tools for businesses to deter unwanted behaviour and identify wrongdoers.

Published 7th September 2017 by Emily Sutton, Breaden McCardle Lawyers

When the court makes a decision that an individual or business is owed a debt, it issues a judgment order telling the debtor that they must pay the creditor.

Published 7th September 2017 by Helen Robinson, DG Law

Many New Zealand businesses and trusts must complete registration and understand their reporting obligations

Published 21st July 2017 by Richard Hearn, Corcoran French

If you operate a business that uses standard form contracts, you should update those to take account of the new legislation

Published 29th May 2017 by Andrew Wallace, Lowndes Jordan

A great deal of Inland Revenue’s recent work on employee share schemes has culminated in the recently-introduced Taxation (Annual Rates for 2017–18, Employment and Investment Income, and Remedial Matters) Bill.

Published 29th May 2017 by Andrew Wallace, Lowndes Jordan

The Takeovers Panel has recommended to the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs that three substantive and numerous technical changes be made to the Takeovers Code.