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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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If you would to talk with a lawyer on any of the topics covered in any five of our client newsletters.

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Articles

Published 14th July 2015 by Melanie Timms, Wain & Naysmith

Every year our fire service is kept busy battling blazes in rural areas which cause substantial damage to the landscape and cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to put out.

Published 14th July 2015 by Tanya Surrey, Mactodd

Whirlwind romances can be wonderful and dramatic things. We’ve all been taken by surprise at some stage in life by a friend announcing a wedding to someone they haven’t known...

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.

Published 15th June 2015 by Lowndes Jordan

If you are a director of a company in a corporate group, a recent High Court decision should serve as a timely reminder of the need to preserve each company’s...