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“Fair value” in M&A - Dell and Delaware
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand, USA
  • July 18 2016

A Delaware court has rejected a market-led approach to the question of assessing a company's "fair value", holding that a deal price arrived at


FMCA relief for overseas issuers
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • July 1 2016

New class exemptions from the disclosure, governance and reporting requirements of the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMCA) have been approved


To: IRD - On: Taxation of Employee Share Schemes
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 30 2016

This submission is from Chapman Tripp, PO Box 2206, Auckland 1140. Chapman Tripp is a full service corporate law firm with offices in Auckland


To NZX - external measurement a spur to good governance
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 27 2016

ASX has equipped itself with an additional transparency tool by commissioning regular external reports on how issuers are responding to its


Stronger sustainability reporting likely from NZX review
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 20 2016

Expect a step up in corporate risk disclosure, including environmental and social governance (ESG), as a result of the current review of the NZX Code


Auditing the auditors
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 17 2016

From 1 July, the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) will perform its audit quality reviews in-house, using FMA staff and contractors. Previously the


Going to Market - consumer law update - June 2016
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • June 14 2016

The risks for organisations from breaching consumer law are high with increased penalties, new fair trading and consumer credit regimes and more


'PAC' - a competition theory to unpick a dilemma
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 14 2016

The recent ZChevron merger, which reduces from four to three the number of big players in the New Zealand retail petrol market, required the


Directors' remuneration post-insolvency
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • June 2 2016

Directors do not need to consider creditors' interests when determining the fairness of their own remuneration, even after the company has become


Directors in breach not always liable
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • May 27 2016

A director is not absolutely liable for all losses suffered by a company on his or her watch. So the Court of Appeal has ruled in a recent