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Fineprint, Winter 2018

2 July 2018. by Johnston Lawrence.

Today we’ve published the Winter edition of our newsletter, Fineprint. A PDF is attached for your reading interest and enjoyment.

In this issue:

  • What is Mental capacity when signing a will?
  • How old do you have to be for legal rights and responsibilities?
  • Questions you shouldn’t ask job applicants
  • Can you inherited debt if your parents die broke?
  • Postscript: […]

Commercial eSpeaking, Winter 2018

25 May 2018. by Johnston Lawrence.

Today we publish the Winter edition of Commercial eSpeaking;  attached is the PDF. We hope you find the articles both interesting and useful.

Inside:

  • A no surprises Budget: Minister plays it safe buoyed by inheriting a strong fiscal position
  • Compensation for emotional harm in the workplace – trending upwards
  • Business Briefs:
    • Is your business infringing existing intellectual property […]

Property Speaking, Autumn 2018

10 May 2018. by Johnston Lawrence.

Today we publish the Autumn 2018 edition of Property Speaking. Attached is the PDF. We hope you find this material interesting and useful.

Inside you’ll find articles on:

  • Making sure your rental is safe and healthy before 1 July 2019
  • Bright-line test period extended from two to five years
  • Why your lawyer must verify your identity under the […]

Fineprint, Autumn 2018

3 April 2018. by Johnston Lawrence.

Today we’ve published the Autumn edition of our newsletter, Fineprint; a PDF is attached for your reading interest and enjoyment.

Inside:

*    What is a ‘social enterprise’ and why does it matter?

*    Economic disparity at the end of a relationship

*    Preventing money laundering in New Zealand: a law firm’s role

*    Regulating stock movements during Mycoplasma bovis outbreak

*    Postscript: […]

Trust eSpeaking, Autumn 2018

1 March 2018. by Johnston Lawrence.

 

Today we’ve published the Autumn edition of Trust eSpeaking; we hope you find the articles both interesting and useful.

Inside:

  • Option A or Option B? That is the question. When your spouse or partner dies you will need to make a very important decision between your entitlements under their will and potential claims […]