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Published 2nd February 2016 by Lowndes Jordan

As noted in last year’s Spring edition, the government has introduced the Employment Standards Legislation Bill to Parliament.

Published 2nd February 2016 by Lowndes Jordan

The Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 is in the process of completely overhauling New Zealand’s financial markets laws.

Published 2nd February 2016 by Lowndes Jordan

There are more than 23,500 incorporated societies in New Zealand that are currently governed by the Incorporated Societies Act 1908.

Published 1st February 2016 by Wilkinson Rodgers Lawyers

The Fences & Kerbs case may help you

Published 1st February 2016 by Hamish Davies, Corcoran French

Significant changes for organisations with volunteers

Published 11th December 2015 by Neil Dent, Gifford Devine

Forgetting the details can have significant consequences

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...