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Labour’s first 100 days for workplace law, immigration390619/10/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The new Labour-led government will wind back much of the deregulation that National has introduced over the last nine years, and will also put in some legislative props to further promote collective bargaining.22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.The new Labour-led government will wind back much of the deregulation that National has introduced over the last nine years, and will also put in some legislative props to further 896htmlFalseaspx
Next tranche of RMA amendments in force388417/10/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017 contained three tranches of amendments to the Resource Management Act. The second tranche comes into effect this week. 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017 contained three tranches of amendments to the Resource Management Act The second tranche comes into effect this week 572htmlFalseaspx
Have set off rights been restricted by the PPSA without anyone noticing?37958/10/2017 11:00:00 a.m.A recent Western Australia decision in the receivership and liquidation of a construction company may have overturned the hitherto accepted view that set-off remains effective against a receiver. The case in question could cost the principal tens of millions of dollars and is under appeal. The finding is potentially relevant in New Zealand because the provisions relied on are materially identical to those in our Companies Act and Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA). 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.A recent Western Australia decision in the receivership and liquidation of a construction company may have overturned the hitherto accepted view that set-off remains effective 835htmlFalseaspx
Workplace Watch348530/09/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Workplace Watch is a quarterly publication tracking legislative, regulatory and judicial developments in relation to the workplace. 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.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 5585htmlFalseaspx
FMA toughens approach to misuse of FSPR387827/09/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Financial service providers wanting to go on the Financial Services Provider Register (FSPR) will need to provide more than mere administrative services from New Zealand. 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.Foreign financial service providers wanting to go on the Financial Services Provider Register (FSPR) will need to provide more than mere administrative services from New Zealand 792htmlFalseaspx
Have your say - fundamental review of NZX Listing Rules387526/09/2017 11:00:00 a.m.NZX has this morning released a discussion document outlining its much anticipated NZX Listing Rules review – the deepest and most fundamental since 2003.22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.NZX has this morning released a discussion document outlining its much anticipated NZX Listing Rules review – the deepest and most fundamental since 2003 550htmlFalseaspx
What's at stake on 23 September for tax policy?384617/09/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Tax has been a top issue this campaign, featuring strongly in the leadership debates, and is a major point of difference among the parties. We take a look at some of the more contentious and interesting tax policies, starting with the old chestnut of capital gains tax (CGT) – any changes to which Labour has now ruled out until after the next election. We have prepared a table to allow easy comparison of each party’s proposals. 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.Tax has been a top issue this campaign, featuring strongly in the leadership debates, and is a major point of difference among the parties We take a look at some of the more 1038htmlFalseaspx
What's at stake on 23 September for international trade?384013/09/2017 12:00:00 p.m.The quick answer is New Zealand’s participation in the TPP11 – the Trans-Pacific Partnership, minus the United States. 22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.The quick answer is New Zealand’s participation in the TPP11 – the Trans-Pacific Partnership, minus the United States Labour has now stated that its proposed ban on foreigners 545htmlFalseaspx
What's at stake on 23 September for climate change/environment policy?383512/09/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Under any and all scenarios, there will be more traction under climate change policy in the next term and a further rewriting of environment and planning law.22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.Under any and all scenarios, there will be more traction under climate change policy in the next term and a further rewriting of environment and planning law 482htmlFalseaspx
Handy corporate governance comparison table updated38206/09/2017 12:00:00 p.m.Chapman Tripp and the Institute of Directors (IoD) have updated the governance code comparison table we produced last year to reflect the recent rewrite of the NZX Corporate Governance Code.22/10/2017 5:00:02 p.m.Chapman Tripp and the Institute of Directors (IoD) have updated the governance code comparison table we produced last year to reflect the recent rewrite of the NZX Corporate 619htmlFalseaspx