We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-8 of 8

Doing business in New Zealand

  • Simpson Grierson
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • December 2 2013

New Zealand is made up of two main islands (the North and South Islands), Stewart Island (at the bottom of the South Island), and some smaller

Law commission reviews joint and several liability rule

  • Russell McVeagh
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • April 22 2013

The Law Commission has released a paper on the "Joint and Several Liability Rule". The paper looks at the current rule in the context of leaky

Doing business in New Zealand

  • Chapman Tripp
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • November 20 2012

New Zealand is physically remote; two specks of green in the vast Pacific Ocean and 1,500 km away from our nearest neighbour, Australia. Despite this

Doing business in New Zealand

  • Simpson Grierson
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • June 1 2012

This guide introduces you to New Zealand's business and trading environment, with particular focus on legal and regulatory matters

Doing business in New Zealand

  • Chapman Tripp
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • November 14 2011

This booklet is designed to provide the prospective investor with an introductory guide to the New Zealand legal framework as it applies to business

“End of the supermarket circus” the first case under the new anti-trade competition provisions of the RMA

  • Simpson Grierson
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • September 15 2011

In our previous FYI The "Supermarket circus" - Trade Competition under the RMA we commented on proposed amendments to the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) in the then Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Bill

Court reluctant to lift corporate veil

  • Buddle Findlay
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • August 30 2011

In a recent decision the High Court reaffirmed the high threshold required to lift the corporate veil and hold a director personally liable for a company's actions

Doing business in NZ: overseas investment regime

  • Chapman Tripp
  • -
  • New Zealand
  • -
  • August 1 2011

New Zealand welcomes foreign investment although the consent of the Overseas Investment Office is required for certain transactions involving “overseas persons”