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July 30, 2020

What's next | Shareholder agreements

Can the business change what it first set out to do and what impact does this have? What happens if the circumstances change for shareholders?

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July 30, 2020

What's next | Shareholder agreements

Can the business change what it first set out to do and what impact does this have? What happens if the circumstances change for shareholders?

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May 29, 2020

Lockdown legends

Bringing PLT in as part of the PEAR Sports® group is viewed by both parties as a significant strategic alliance and a major development for the next generation science-based digital market.

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May 29, 2020

Lockdown legends

Bringing PLT in as part of the PEAR Sports® group is viewed by both parties as a significant strategic alliance and a major development for the next generation science-based digital market.

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June 22, 2020

Eight highlights for eight weeks

Sharing stories and positive news was crucial to getting through lockdown, just in case you missed it, here are eight highlights for eight weeks...

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June 22, 2020

Eight highlights for eight weeks

Sharing stories and positive news was crucial to getting through lockdown, just in case you missed it, here are eight highlights for eight weeks...

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May 20, 2020

What's next | Agency arrangements

Agency arrangements can arise in a number of ways, but they all involve a level of trust and confidence.

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May 20, 2020

What's next | Agency arrangements

Agency arrangements can arise in a number of ways, but they all involve a level of trust and confidence.

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May 12, 2020

What's next | Confidentiality, Privacy & Data Processing

When parties come together for a common purpose such as a collaboration, or a supply of goods or services, confidential information is likely to be exchanged in order to fulfill that purpose. Parties can establish various arrangements to address how that information will be stored and used.

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May 12, 2020

What's next | Confidentiality, Privacy & Data Processing

When parties come together for a common purpose such as a collaboration, or a supply of goods or services, confidential information is likely to be exchanged in order to fulfill that purpose. Parties can establish various arrangements to address how that information will be stored and used.

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May 5, 2020

What's next | Supply & distribution agreements

In a time when the supply chain is less certain for everyone assumptions about ease of supply need to be tested. Testing these assumptions will also test the personal relationships between parties that will become more important than is perhaps usually the case.

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May 5, 2020

What's next | Supply & distribution agreements

In a time when the supply chain is less certain for everyone assumptions about ease of supply need to be tested. Testing these assumptions will also test the personal relationships between parties that will become more important than is perhaps usually the case.

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May 4, 2020

Mental health in the virtual workspace

It’s often said that the most important communication is hearing what isn’t spoken. In business, with employees and clients alike, unspoken communication is what strengthens relationships.

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May 4, 2020

Mental health in the virtual workspace

It’s often said that the most important communication is hearing what isn’t spoken. In business, with employees and clients alike, unspoken communication is what strengthens relationships.

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April 30, 2020

What's next | Sponsorship relationships

While the nuts and bolts of any sponsorship arrangement should sit within the terms of the relevant sponsorship agreement, there will be a set of assumptions that each party has made about the overarching deal.

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April 30, 2020

What's next | Sponsorship relationships

While the nuts and bolts of any sponsorship arrangement should sit within the terms of the relevant sponsorship agreement, there will be a set of assumptions that each party has made about the overarching deal.

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April 23, 2020

Food for thought

Combining their love for good wholesome food and their talents as a professional chef and a food scientist, makes for a perfect recipe.

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April 23, 2020

Food for thought

Combining their love for good wholesome food and their talents as a professional chef and a food scientist, makes for a perfect recipe.

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April 20, 2020

What's next?

As we move forward we can’t predict the future but we should be aware of the basis on which our relationships have been built, what is important to us, what is important to the other parties in our relationship and how those things might have changed as a result of this global disaster.

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April 20, 2020

What's next?

As we move forward we can’t predict the future but we should be aware of the basis on which our relationships have been built, what is important to us, what is important to the other parties in our relationship and how those things might have changed as a result of this global disaster.

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April 15, 2020

Firm news | Team promotions

Celebrations are in order as we announce some good news...

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April 15, 2020

Firm news | Team promotions

Celebrations are in order as we announce some good news...

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April 14, 2020

Supporting businesses in uncertain times – temporary changes to corporate laws

The Government recently announced further measures to help companies facing financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and NZ’s current Level 4 status. Temporary changes will be made to the Companies Act 1993 (the Act).

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April 14, 2020

Supporting businesses in uncertain times – temporary changes to corporate laws

The Government recently announced further measures to help companies facing financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and NZ’s current Level 4 status. Temporary changes will be made to the Companies Act 1993 (the Act).

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March 30, 2020

Working From Home – not just an employment issue

If you're currently working through implementing urgent measures to continue providing services from home, here are a few tips to consider.

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March 30, 2020

Working From Home – not just an employment issue

If you're currently working through implementing urgent measures to continue providing services from home, here are a few tips to consider.

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March 23, 2020

COVID-19 | Important update | Working remotely

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday 23 March, we, along with many other New Zealand businesses, need to do our bit to limit the spread of COVID-19. This means that our offices are closed and we will be working remotely.

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March 23, 2020

COVID-19 | Important update | Working remotely

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday 23 March, we, along with many other New Zealand businesses, need to do our bit to limit the spread of COVID-19. This means that our offices are closed and we will be working remotely.

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February 12, 2020

A day in the life of a Summer Clerk

With her summer clerk internship nearly over it's time prep to get back to uni, we caught up with Alicia to follow up on her time with us.

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February 12, 2020

A day in the life of a Summer Clerk

With her summer clerk internship nearly over it's time prep to get back to uni, we caught up with Alicia to follow up on her time with us.

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January 23, 2020

New year, new career!

A fresh new decade makes for a memorable start to our legal careers at HGM for Ainsleigh, Josie & me

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January 23, 2020

New year, new career!

A fresh new decade makes for a memorable start to our legal careers at HGM for Ainsleigh, Josie & me

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December 12, 2019

Firm news | Chambers Asia Pacific Rankings

Recognition endorses our passion for what we do, how we work and the great clients we get the opportunity to work with.

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December 12, 2019

Firm news | Chambers Asia Pacific Rankings

Recognition endorses our passion for what we do, how we work and the great clients we get the opportunity to work with.

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December 11, 2019

Takeovers Act - Code company definition

A new change to the Takeovers Code – freeing up SME’s from rule binding compliance

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December 11, 2019

Takeovers Act - Code company definition

A new change to the Takeovers Code – freeing up SME’s from rule binding compliance

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November 26, 2019

Hello Alicia...

We caught up with Alicia Green, our summer clerk, for a quick-fire question round after her first week.

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November 26, 2019

Hello Alicia...

We caught up with Alicia Green, our summer clerk, for a quick-fire question round after her first week.

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June 20, 2017

Creating opportunities for NZ with firm collaboration at the Dubai Expo 2020

Maximising collaboration with UAE-based firm, Banks Legal, we'll be providing support to NZ businesses for Expo 2020 Dubai.

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June 20, 2017

Creating opportunities for NZ with firm collaboration at the Dubai Expo 2020

Maximising collaboration with UAE-based firm, Banks Legal, we'll be providing support to NZ businesses for Expo 2020 Dubai.

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November 2, 2017

A change in law that may affect your templates

A new piece of legislation may mean changes are required to your legal templates.

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November 2, 2017

A change in law that may affect your templates

A new piece of legislation may mean changes are required to your legal templates.

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June 20, 2018

The art of agile contracting

Agile methods are now the norm for many design and/or build technology projects.

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June 20, 2018

The art of agile contracting

Agile methods are now the norm for many design and/or build technology projects.

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June 4, 2019

#HGMinspire Conference: Data for the Good of NZ

Thanks to all of you who joined us for our annual #HGMinspire conference: Data for the Good of NZ.

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June 4, 2019

#HGMinspire Conference: Data for the Good of NZ

Thanks to all of you who joined us for our annual #HGMinspire conference: Data for the Good of NZ.

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April 23, 2019

The last word before leaving on a jetplane

It's a great kiwi tradition to do your OE.

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April 23, 2019

The last word before leaving on a jetplane

It's a great kiwi tradition to do your OE.

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May 6, 2019

New Zealand's Seat at the Global E-Commerce Table

The volume of international trade in goods and services that is occurring via e-commerce continues to grow exponentially. Digital tech is impacting on New Zealand and the rest of the world in many different ways.

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May 6, 2019

New Zealand's Seat at the Global E-Commerce Table

The volume of international trade in goods and services that is occurring via e-commerce continues to grow exponentially. Digital tech is impacting on New Zealand and the rest of the world in many different ways.

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May 9, 2019

Move your butt!

We support Bowel Cancer New Zealand in a number of ways, but this isn't about us, this is to praise the efforts of BCNZ because it really does need our attention.

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May 9, 2019

Move your butt!

We support Bowel Cancer New Zealand in a number of ways, but this isn't about us, this is to praise the efforts of BCNZ because it really does need our attention.

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May 15, 2019

New horizons for The Blind Foundation

The Blind Foundation (now Blind + Low Vision New Zealand) shared their future plans to an intimate crowd of supporters, clients and foundation family.

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May 15, 2019

New horizons for The Blind Foundation

The Blind Foundation (now Blind + Low Vision New Zealand) shared their future plans to an intimate crowd of supporters, clients and foundation family.

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September 15, 2019

Hop Skip Jump

Growing up....The end of the year is fast-approaching and this means we'll soon be celebrating another birthday.

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September 15, 2019

Hop Skip Jump

Growing up....The end of the year is fast-approaching and this means we'll soon be celebrating another birthday.

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