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Feedback sought on use of retirement savings in bankruptcy
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 15 2016

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is proposing law change after the Court of Appeal ruled that KiwiSaver funds are beyond


Court defines what it means to live in New Zealand
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 15 2016

Since 2015 the Companies Act has required that a company registered in New Zealand must have at least one resident director. The Registrar of


Prolongation in construction contracts
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • August 15 2016

Delays are common in construction contracts and unfortunately projects are often finished after the agreed completion date. This may reflect the fact


Charging orders under the Construction Contracts Act 2002 - infrastructure projects
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • August 15 2016

The developers of infrastructure and the owners of land through which the infrastructure is built may be surprised to find that the land in question


Supreme Court to consider whether mistake can undo settlement agreement
  • Jones & Co
  • New Zealand
  • August 9 2016

The Court of Appeal decision in Prattley Enterprises Ltd v Vero Insurance New Zealand Ltd has been praised as a victory for parties that have a


Significant decision on Part 15A voluntary administration
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 9 2016

The High Court has issued its first major decision under Part 15A of the Companies Act, rejecting a multi-faceted challenge by Cargill International


Supreme Court provides guidance on fees in consumer credit contracts
  • Wilson Harle
  • New Zealand
  • August 9 2016

The Supreme Court recently provided guidance on the determination of the reasonableness of fees charged by finance companies in consumer credit


Cloud storage operator ordered to disclose user details for use in foreign proceeding
  • Wilson Harle
  • Kazakhstan, New Zealand
  • August 2 2016

The High Court recently ordered an internet cloud storage company to disclose user information to Kazakhstan for use in a US proceeding


To: Finance and Expenditure Committee Clerk of the Committee, Select Committee Office On: Taxation (Annual Rates for 2016-17, Closely Held Companies, and Remedial Matters) Bill
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • July 29 2016

This submission is from Chapman Tripp, PO Box 993, Wellington 6140. We wish to speak to the Committee in support of our written submission


Supreme Court finds against Trustpower in feasibility expenditure case
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • July 28 2016

The Supreme Court has dismissed Trustpower's appeal against the Court of Appeal's decision to disallow deductions for "feasibility" costs incurred