Securing Residential Care Subsidies

This article focuses on actions people can take to increase the effectiveness of a residential care subsidy through reducing the value of their assets.

New Swimming Pool Legislation

The new Building (Pools) Amendment Act 2016 came into force on 1 January 2017 and aims to ensure increased safety around swimming pools.

How to Complete a Successful Commercial Construction Project

At the heart of a successful commercial construction project is a high level of collaboration between the project, construction and professional teams.

Urban Development Authorities, A Fresh Approach

The Government is proposing new legislation to introduce Urban Development Authorities (UDAs).

Complying with Immigration & Employment Law

As an employer, you have an obligation under the Immigration Act 2009 to check if a potential employee has the legal right to work for you in New Zealand.

Meth Contaminated Properties Seminar - Tauranga

Everything you need to know about Meth contaminated properties. Come and learn from the experts at our seminar being held in Tauranga on 21 September. More details ...

Meth Contaminated Properties Seminar - Whakatane

Everything you need to know about Meth contaminated properties. Come and learn from the experts at our seminar being held in Whakatane on 22 September. More details ...

Better Urban Planning?

Historically, New Zealand’s urban planning has developed without a great deal of guidance from central government, but this is about to change if the recommendations in the Report (released 19 August 2016) are implemented.

Independent Contractor or Employee?

Deciding whether an individual who carries out a task for money does so as an employee or in some other capacity is fundamental to the application of employment law.

Sports Law Olympic Selections

Olympic selection represents the pinnacle of many athletes’ career. However, not all of these decisions are clear-cut.