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Christmas Contact for Children | Morrison Kent

Christmas and Holiday Contact for Children

November 27, 2019 | Maretta Twentyman

Making care and contact arrangements for children over the holidays can be a difficult task for parents who are separated. However, as difficult as it may be, you are better to address it early....Read More

Your New Home - Morrison Kent Property Lawyers

KiwiBuild

November 14, 2019 | Jamie Nunns

The Government’s KiwiBuild scheme has launched intending to provide affordable new housing to first home buyers in New Zealand. The scheme is also available to previous homeowners who are in a...Read More

Rent Review - Property Lawyers

Rent reviews – How to avoid a costly exercise

November 11, 2019 | Erica Tromp

There are a variety of rent review mechanisms in leases – CPI adjustments, fixed percentage increases and market rent reviews. There are advantages and disadvantages to each approach. Market...Read More

Employee Buy-ins | Small Business Law

Employee Buy-ins

November 7, 2019 | Matthew Whimp

As a business owner, you may have considered selling shares in your company to an employee or group of employees, commonly referred to as an ‘employee buy-in’. Employee buy-ins are something...Read More

What is a Reseal - NZ Probate

What is a Reseal?

October 31, 2019 | Jenny Lowe

In New Zealand, both probate and letters of administration can be granted for an estate where the deceased lived and died in New Zealand. They may also be granted for estates where the deceased...Read More

Customise your terms and conditions | Morrison Kent

The Importance of Customised T&Cs

October 23, 2019 | Matthew Whimp

Why are customised terms and conditions ("T&C's") important for your business? When starting a business, you may not think that your T&C's are particularly important or worth receiving...Read More

Estate Assets Around the World | Morrison Kent

Estates with Assets Around the World

October 21, 2019 | Jenny Lowe

Travel and living abroad are becoming more common, and as a result, it is also more common for people to have assets spread internationally. Even while people are alive, this setup has its...Read More