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    Insurers Exposed to Paying Interest for Delay 12 Jun 2019
    INSURERS EXPOSED TO PAYING INTEREST FOR DELAY Lee v IAG[1] is the first Canterbury earthquakes decision to give substantial guidance on interest for payment delay.   Both the Judicature Act (for proceedings pre Read more...
    Can I get legal costs when I settle out of Court? 05 Jun 2019
    Can I get legal costs when I settle out of court? Since the limitation period of 6 years became a live issue for insurance claims arising from the Canterbury earthquakes homeowners Read more...
    The Family Court System and Visitation Rights 20 Jan 2017
    This article discusses the Family Court system in New Zealand and in particular focuses on contact rights for children after a separation. Thanks to Kim for suggesting this topic on Read more...
    Assignment of EQC claims 12 Dec 2016
    The Christchurch earthquakes changed the landscape in many areas of life. One such area is insurance. Prior to September 2010 the words “EQC claim” were never muttered by a Christchurch Read more...
    这篇简介帮助您了解我们是谁及什么使我们与众不同。 07 Dec 2016
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    Earthquake Response for Business Owners 18 Nov 2016
      Business owners in Christchurch largely failed to take advantage of their business interruption cover. Here are some tips from our experience with those who did well.  Things to do:   Take photos Read more...
    Making an employee redundant or restructuring? A summary of some of the key employment law considerations. 09 Dec 2011
    When an employer is considering making an employee(s) redundant or restructuring job positions, it is important that an employer shows good faith to its employees. The employer needs to ensure that the redundancy Read more...
    Minimum Code For Employment Law In New Zealand 09 Dec 2011
    Although there is no minimum code as such in New Zealand Employment Law, there are certain rights that all New Zealand employers must honour in relation to their employees. (more…) Read more...
    Overseas Charities and New Zealand Donations Tax Law 09 Dec 2011
    International Charities and New Zealand Tax Law Are you an international charity that has recently applied for listing on Schedule 32 of the Income Tax Act 2007?  Or do you have Read more...
    Christchurch Earthquake Legal Issues For Employees 30 Mar 2011
    In this, our fourth and final blog on employment issues, we look at legal issues for employees resulting from the Christchurch earthquake.  This includes issues such as redundancy, and whether Read more...