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Good things come in threes – more NZX practice notes released383227/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.NZX Regulation has celebrated Emirates Team New Zealand winning the America’s Cup for a third time yesterday by publishing its third batch of “practice notes” to provide user-friendly advice on common questions raised by issuers and their advisors.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.NZX Regulation has celebrated Emirates Team New Zealand winning the America’s Cup for a third time yesterday by publishing its third batch of “practice notes” to provide htmlFalseaspx
PACER Plus, NZ-China FTA upgrade, proposed trade deal with EU381925/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Although the media focus has been on the fate of Trans-Pacific Partnership, there is a lot else going on in the global trade area.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Although the media focus has been on the fate of Trans-Pacific Partnership, there is a lot else going on in the global trade area New Zealand this month signed a Pacific Island 220htmlFalseaspx
Court of Appeal on when a third party payment is voidable382125/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Creditors concerned about the solvency of a debtor will often ask that payment be made by a third party. But payments from a third party can be treated as a being made by the debtor, and therefore voidable. The Court of Appeal has considered when that will be the case, in overturning the High Court’s decision in the context of a “direct deed” entered into as part of the finance arrangements for a construction contract. 28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Creditors concerned about the solvency of a debtor will often ask that payment be made by a third party But payments from a third party can be treated as being made by the debtor 306htmlFalseaspx
FMA releases robo-advice exemption consultation381322/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Financial Markets Authority is consulting on a proposed exemption to facilitate personalised robo-advice, which it may grant in late 2017. 28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is consulting on a proposed exemption to facilitate personalised robo-advice, which it may grant in late 2017 The FMA should be commended for 317htmlFalseaspx
Have your say on the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act review381722/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Submissions on the Reserve Bank’s Issues Paper: Review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 (IPSA) are due by 30 June 2017.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Submissions on the Reserve Bank's Issues Paper: Review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 (IPSA) are due by 30 June 2017 We comment on some of the key issues for 199htmlFalseaspx
Compliance with China’s new cybersecurity law may pose problems348419/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Some New Zealand businesses with a presence in China will come within the requirements of China’s new cybersecurity regime, which came into effect on 1 June.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Some New Zealand businesses with a presence in China will come within the requirements of China's new cybersecurity regime, which came into effect on 1 June 338htmlFalseaspx
English upper Court signals broader approach to exemption clauses380919/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has signalled a potentially significant change in the interpretation of exemption clauses - the effect of which is to underscore the importance of ensuring that contracts accurately reflect the allocation of risk.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has signalled a potentially significant development in the interpretation of exemption clauses - the effect of which is to underscore the 395htmlFalseaspx
Court clarifies bankruptcy issues346715/06/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Three recent decisions clarify issues around personal bankruptcy proceedings, including procedures for substitution of creditors, compromise proposals, and vesting of property disclaimed by the Official Assignee. 28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Three recent decisions clarify issues around personal bankruptcy proceedings procedures for substitution of creditors, and vesting of property disclaimed by the Official Assignee 451htmlFalseaspx
Chapman Tripp submission on improving financial information in an equity PDS379131/05/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Chapman Tripp has made a submission following the draft Financial Markets Authority's guidance note regarding disclosing financial information in equity PDSs in a clear, concise and effective manner.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.Chapman Tripp has made a submission on the draft Financial Markets Authority's guidance note regarding disclosing financial information in equity PDSs in a clear, concise and 400htmlFalseaspx
Budget 2017 - Joyce's choices378824/05/2017 12:00:00 p.m.For a government chasing an historic fourth term, the Treasury-generated Budget Economic and Fiscal Update 2017 is a document full of opportunity.28/06/2017 5:16:39 a.m.For a government chasing an historic fourth term, the Treasury-generated Budget Economic and Fiscal Update 2017 is a document full of opportunity This expansion, driven in part by 1070htmlFalseaspx