News - Dispute Resolution

Airbnbreach – appeal to the District Court

October 19, 2018 | Shehan Gunatunga

In May 2018, in Nice Place Property Management Limited v Paterson, the Tenancy Tribunal ordered a tenant to pay his landlord the profit derived from subletting the landlord’s property on Airbnb...Read More

Insurers Play Hot Potato

October 4, 2018 | Michael Wolff

Insurers play hot potato with the question of who the insurer at the time of the earthquake was. In the recent decision QBE v Allianz the Court of Appeal looked at the question of when, being the...Read More

Kaikoura Earthquake Claims Revisited

January 23, 2018 | Morrison Kent

The 2016 Kaikoura Earthquake caused unprecedented damage in Kaikoura, Hurunui, Marlborough and Wellington.  Thousands of homeowners suffered damage in the earthquake and subsequently lodged...Read More