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ETS forestry regulation changes401712/06/2018 12:00:00 p.m.The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is proposing a number of amendments to the Climate Change (Forestry Sector) Regulations 2008 (Regulations), which govern forestry activities under the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). 21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is proposing a number of amendments to the Climate Change (Forestry Sector) Regulations 2008 (Regulations), which govern forestry 183htmlFalseaspx
Zero Carbon Bill consultation begins 40007/06/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Yesterday the government launched its consultation on the design of the Zero Carbon Bill. The discussion document covers key aspects of the Bill, including how ambitious the emissions reduction target should be.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.Yesterday the Government launched its consultation on the design of the Zero Carbon Bill The discussion document covers key aspects of the Bill, including how ambitious the 364htmlFalseaspx
The EU free trade opportunity39984/06/2018 12:00:00 p.m.On 22 May, Trade Ministers from the EU’s 28 Member States agreed to formally launch negotiations for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the EU. The negotiations will begin shortly in Wellington, and are expected to last two to three years.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.On 22 May, Trade Ministers from the EU’s 28 Member States agreed to formally launch negotiations for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the EU The negotiations will begin shortly in 258htmlFalseaspx
Some clarity on 'no oral modification' clauses 399328/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.The UK Supreme Court has provided some welcome clarity on the status and reach of “no oral modification” clauses.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.The UK Supreme Court has provided some welcome clarity on the status and reach of “no oral modification” clauses We expect that the decision will likely be applied in New Zealand 732htmlFalseaspx
Chapman Tripp supports exemption to enable dual-language product disclosure statements212721/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Chapman Tripp has submitted comments on the Financial Markets Authority’s (FMA) consultation paper which outlines that the FMA is considering using its exemption powers to enable issuers to provide dual-language (Te Reo Māori and English) product disclosure statements.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.Chapman Tripp has submitted comments on the Financial Markets Authority’s (FMA) consultation paper, which outlines that the FMA is considering using its exemption powers to enable 301htmlFalseaspx
Farm Debt Mediation Bill376021/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.The Farm Debt Mediation Bill, now before the Economic Development, Science and Innovation Committee, would do two things. 21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.The Farm Debt Mediation Bill, now before the Economic Development, Science and Innovation Committee, would do two things set up a mandatory mediation step before the appointment of 644htmlFalseaspx
Bespoke regime for unwinding Ponzi schemes186320/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.The Government is moving to create a special regime to unwind Ponzi schemes in a way which is fair to all investors.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.The Government is moving to create a special regime to unwind Ponzi schemes in a way which is fair to all investors A discussion paper outlining the options was released this month 471htmlFalseaspx
A "tick the boxes" budget 24716/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Budget 2018 has a “tick the boxes” approach which will probably do the job the government wants but without generating much political upside, or downside.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.Budget 2018 has a “tick the boxes" approach which will probably do the job the Government wants but without generating much political upside, or downside 976htmlFalseaspx
Budget 2018 - A carthorse, not a show pony375814/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Most budgets are forgettable and those which do go down in history - Nordmeyer’s 1958 Black Budget and Ruth Richardson’s 1991 Mother of All Budgets – are usually politically damaging for their authors.21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.Most budgets are forgettable and those which do go down in history - Nordmeyer’s 1958 Black Budget and Ruth Richardson’s 1991 Mother of All Budgets – are usually politically 763htmlFalseaspx
Effect here of U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal 258113/05/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Inevitably, President Trump’s decision last week to pull the United States out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and to re-impose US nuclear-related sanctions on Iran will have repercussions here. 21/06/2018 12:12:55 a.m.Inevitably, President Trump’s decision last week to pull the United States out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and to re-impose US nuclear-related sanctions on 659htmlFalseaspx