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Fine Print

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 3rd December 2015 by Tristram Lock, Law North Limited

It’s essential for your business to be compliant

Published 4th November 2015 by Catherine Donaldson, Wilkinson Rodgers Lawyers

Conditional property agreements can turn around to bite you …

Published 8th September 2015 by Simpson Western

The long-awaited Health and Safety Reform Bill passed into law on 27 August and the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 will come into force in April next year.

Published 8th September 2015 by Richard Rodden, Lowndes Jordan

Canterbury’s red-zoned homeowners have recently received a boost following a Supreme Court decision[¹]. In Southern Response Earthquake Services Limited v Avonside Holdings Limited, Avonside’s property was damaged beyond economic repair...

Published 8th September 2015 by Hamish Davies, Corcoran French

Make sure you have a well thought-out policy

Published 8th September 2015 by Olivia Porter, Lowndes Jordan

Zero hours contracts – new legislation introduced

Published 15th June 2015 by Hamish Davies, Corcoran French

Despite a post-quake construction boom in Christchurch, an unprecedented number of building firms are going bust.

Published 15th June 2015 by Wilkinson Rodgers Lawyers

This year’s Budget, delivered on 21 May, contained few surprises and, generally speaking, little of significance for business.

Published 15th June 2015 by Lowndes Jordan

The recently introduced Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 has completely overhauled New Zealand’s capital markets and financial services laws.

Published 15th June 2015 by Lowndes Jordan

April saw a number of protests across the country concerning the use of zero hours contracts.