News - October 2016

Separation and Property Division

October 21, 2016 | Debbie Dunbar

The general rule in New Zealand is that once you have been in a ‘qualifying relationship’ for three years or more, in the event of separation all ‘relationship property’ is to be...Read More

A New Regime For Earthquake Prone Buildings

October 18, 2016 | Richard Caughley

The regime for regulating earthquake prone buildings (“EPBs”) has undergone a significant change.  These changes come about as a direct result of the Canterbury earthquakes, especially the...Read More