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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 28th October 2015 by Nic Popham, Cruickshank Pryde

In our Winter edition (page 4) we noted the government’s proposed property taxation changes and ‘bright-line’ test.

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 12th August 2015 by Anna Worsley, Norris Ward McKinnon

Buying property? Look a little deeper …

Published 12th August 2015 by Catherine Jones, Wilkinson Rodgers Lawyers

Obligations of both landlords and tenants

Published 12th August 2015 by Odette Cottle, Norris Ward McKinnon

Taxing property gains: the proposed ‘bright line’ test

Published 11th August 2015 by Nic Popham, Cruickshank Pryde

Make sure you know what renovations need a building consent...

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 14th July 2015 by Chris Kelly, Greg Kelly Law Ltd

Busting some of the myths regarding Wills