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Residential care provider unable to recover fees because of poor admission agreement and execution process
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

The High Court has found that a mother is not liable for the residential care fees for her intellectually disabled and terminally ill son, because


Registration cancelled for a "prolonged sequence of egregious professional breaches"
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

A psychiatrist who entered into a sexual relationship with a vulnerable patient, continued with the intimate and exploitative relationship after


Commerce Commission’s continued focus on the health sector
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • August 20 2014

The Commerce Commission (the Commission) has launched a new website aimed at helping participants in the health sector better understand competition


NZX consults on proposed changes to NZMDT Rules
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • February 17 2014

NZX has released a consultation memorandum in relation to proposed amendments to the NZ Markets Disciplinary Tribunal Rules (NZMDT Rules) for public


New Zealand takes its first legislative step towards plain packaging for tobacco products
  • Henry Hughes IP
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 12 2014

The Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill ("the Bill"), which aims to amend the Smoke-free Environments Act 1990 ("the


Mental health and UK employment law part 6
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • February 7 2014

Yesterday was 'Time to Talk' day, a day about getting people to talk about mental health. Why does talking about mental health matter to business? It


Updated standard for doctors writing medical certificates
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

The Medical Council has released its updated statement on medical certification, which sets out the standards that doctors must follow when writing


Insufficient communication about need to take trial dose of medication before discharge
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

The Health and Disability Commissioner has found a DHB in breach of the Code after a doctor failed to make it clear that his patient needed to take a


Son's "flimsy" allegations of poor care result in indemnity costs award for rest home
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

The High Court has awarded a rest home indemnity costs against the son (and former executor) of a former client, finding that the son's claims that


Communicating about communication
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 6 2013

In a recent opinion, the Health and Disability Commissioner highlighted the importance of talking to residents and their families about their