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Appeal court keeps parent company on the hook
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 17 2016

The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by Steel & Tube Holdings Limited (STH) against the legal basis and quantum of a $750,000 judgment based


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


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


FMA on governance reporting - could do better
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 8 2016

The Financial Markets Authority's (FMA) survey of corporate governance disclosure shows room for improvement - particularly in relation to listed


Governance reporting - could do better
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 5 2016

Listed companies need to be more transparent about remuneration policies, Chapman Tripp says. The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) sampling of


“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