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Mountaineer’s knee – object lesson in negligence law10520/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The building blocks for most claims in contract and negligence are deceptively simple - claimants must establish that they were owed a duty, that the duty holder breached that duty and that the breach caused them to suffer loss.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.The building blocks for most claims in contract and negligence are deceptively simple - claimants must establish that they were owed a duty, that the duty holder breached that 382htmlFalseaspx
RMA reforms – tinker, tailor, soldier on… 378618/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill has passed its third reading, marking the most significant change to the RMA since 2009.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill has passed its third reading, marking the most significant change to the RMA since 2009 Most changes will come into effect immediately 369htmlFalseaspx
FMA consults on KiwiSaver fees methodology 378412/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Financial Markets Authority has issued a consultation paper on the calculation of total fees to be disclosed in KiwiSaver annual statements. 26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has issued a consultation paper on the calculation of total fees to be disclosed in KiwiSaver annual statements The total fees figure for each 253htmlFalseaspx
Block party continues for NZX issuers with ASX Foreign Exempt Listings377611/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.ASX and NZX have recently announced that NZX listed issuers with an ASX Foreign Exempt Listing may still be able to obtain trading halts on the ASX to facilitate sell downs by major shareholders.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.ASX and NZX have recently announced that NZX listed issuers with an ASX Foreign Exempt Listing may still be able to obtain trading halts on the ASX to facilitate sell downs by 352htmlFalseaspx
Upcoming changes to tax disclosure rules for investment income34609/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Changes affecting tax administration obligations for interest, dividends, portfolio investment entity income, taxable Māori authority distributions and royalties are in the pipeline.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.Changes affecting tax administration obligations for interest, dividends, portfolio investment entity (PIE) income, taxable Māori authority distributions and royalties are in the 554htmlFalseaspx
Chapman Tripp submission on Consultation Paper - New Financial Advice Regime34326/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has sought feedback on the issues raised in the Consultation Paper – New Financial Advice Regime.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has sought feedback on the issues raised in the Consultation Paper – New Financial Advice Regime 330htmlFalseaspx
Workplace Watch20485/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Workplace Watch is a quarterly publication tracking legislative, regulatory and judicial developments in relation to the workplace. 26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.Workplace Watch is a quarterly publication tracking legislative, regulatory and judicial developments in relation to the workplace Download a copy of the latest Workplace Watch 2618htmlFalseaspx
New employee share scheme tax rules – it’s time to review your scheme37705/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Taxation (Annual Rates for 2017-18, Employment and Investment Income, and Remedial Matters) Bill, introduced today, changes the tax treatment of benefits provided under employee share schemes.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.The Taxation (Annual Rates for 2017-18, Employment and Investment Income, and Remedial Matters) Bill, introduced today, changes the tax treatment of benefits provided under 717htmlFalseaspx
Dispute resolution in New Zealand – trends and insights35733/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.This publication looks at trends and insights for New Zealand dispute resolution in 2017.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.Global events and their potential effect on the New Zealand economy, the coming election and regulatory trends at home will create an uncertain environment for business in 2017 597htmlFalseaspx
A blue skies planning system from the Productivity Commission36443/04/2017 12:00:00 p.m.True to its “blue skies” brief, the Productivity Commission is proposing radical change in its final report on the reform of New Zealand’s planning and resource management framework.26/04/2017 4:00:13 a.m.True to its “blue skies" brief, the Productivity Commission is proposing radical change in its final report on the reform of New Zealand's planning and resource management 184htmlFalseaspx