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Our legal and management teams regularly produce, update and publish articles and informatory brochures on legal topics that are of interest to our clients and the wider community. A selection of these, along with the latest firm news and announcements can be accessed at the following links.

Indemnity clause in your contract?

Kevin House - Commercial Partner In a business contract negotiation there will often be a suggestion that, in addition to ...
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How do I get out of this? Trustee Retirement

How do I get out of this? – Trustee Retirement Kevin House, Partner You may have been approached by friends ...
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Rules on foreign ownership of land NZ

Overseas Investment Act 2005 – 2018 changes in practice

Overseas Investment Act 2005 – 2018 changes in practice Solicitor Evan Whetton The changes to the Overseas Investment Act 2005, ...
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Buying a House with KiwiSaver

KiwiSaver withdrawal for first home buyers

KiwiSaver withdrawal for first home buyers Solicitor Jasmine Daroch A brief overview of KiwiSaver KiwiSaver is a voluntary, work-based savings ...
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Re-instatement obligations under a commercial lease.

Re-instatement obligations under a commercial lease A Minefield for both Parties: When a Lease Ends By Franklin Law Solicitors Paranpal ...
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Defacto relationship

Am I in a Defacto Relationship?

Am I in a De Facto Relationship? Unlike entering into a marriage or civil union, there is no clear legal ...
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Commercial Litigator Eddie Taia

Congratulations to our new Associate, Eddie Taia

Congratulations to our new Associate, litigator Eddie Taia Congratulations to litigator Eddie Taia on his promotion to Associate at Franklin ...
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An employee secretly recorded a meeting, what are my rights?

Secret recordings at work

Secret recordings at work Have you been secretly recorded by an employee? Franklin Law Associate, Eddie Taia outlines some of ...
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The Health & Safety at Work Act: The Aftermath

The Health & Safety at Work Act: The Aftermath - By Nicola Oldridge, Solicitor The Health & Safety at Work ...
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Health and Safety when working from home

Do you allow your employees to work from home? Modern technology and the desire for flexibility mean that in many ...
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My company – my money!

My Company – my money? - Kevin House, Senior Commercial Law Partner September 2018 We have seen examples of shareholders ...
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Penalty enforcement due to breach of contract

A new approach to penalty enforcement

A new approach to penalty enforcement? Kevin House, Senior Commercial Partner One of the basic doctrines of contract law for ...
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Waikato District Council plan changes

New Waikato District Plan brings big changes to subdivisions in Waikato

Big changes to rural subdivision in Waikato Glen Low, Commercial Property Partner The long anticipated proposed Waikato District Plan was ...
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Relationship Property Act 1976

The presumption of equal sharing – Property Relationship Act 1976

The presumption of equal sharing Dealing with the breakdown of a relationship is rarely easy, and feelings can quickly escalate ...
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Trust lawyer, Kelly Jones

Are you a trustee of a family trust?

Are you a trustee of a family trust? Kelly Jones, Partner If you are a trustee of a family trust, ...
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helping children buy their first home

Helping your children buy their first home

Helping your children buy their first home Daniel Cowan, Partner Current Reserve Bank lending restrictions mean that we are seeing ...
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employment issue deduction of wages

An employment law issue – deduction of wages

An employee owes me money - what should I NOT do without advice? Eddie Taia, Senior litigator There was a ...
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Franchise agreements

Franchise agreements – what you should know Nicola Oldridge, Commercial Lawyer Franchise agreements can be great for those people looking ...
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