A heads up about healthy homes

All private rentals must comply with the Healthy Home Standards within 90 days of any new or renewed tenancy after 1 July 2021, with all private rentals complying by 1 July 2024.… Read More

Pandemic sharpens paperwork focus

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought into sharp focus the importance of having well –considered, written and signed employment agreements. … Read More

WRMK Lawyers up for three NZ Law Awards – again

WRMK Lawyers has been named a finalist for three New Zealand Law Awards again in 2020. … Read More

Triangles, privacy and a pandemic: navigating employment law in 2020

This newsletter discusses restructuring your business during a pandemic, understanding just what a triangular employment relationship is and what it means for you as an employer, and your new obligations under the Privacy Act 2020.… Read More


WRMK Lawyers’ COLOUR UP FOR CANCER raises over $5,000 for the Northland Cancer Society.… Read More


This Daffodil Day, WRMK Lawyers will be saying WE CAN FOR CANCER and going CRAZY with our hair colour!… Read More

Using unqualified “tradies” may lead to unexpected consequences

While getting a “handy mate” to do work on your property at “mate’s rates” may seem like a good idea at the time, it can create problems later on.… Read More

Government rent relief scheme – not quite ready to roll

The proposed scheme would provide a process to determine the level of rent relief available to small businesses and a mechanism to resolve lease disputes between landlord and tenant.… Read More

WRMK Lawyers named as top ranking legal employer

WRMK Lawyers has been named as one of New Zealand’s best legal employers, named on NZ Lawyer’s 2020 inaugural Employer of Choice list.… Read More

WRMK Lawyers appoints new Director and new Associate

Congratulations to Simon Davies-Colley and Alice Chapman on their respective appointments as Director and Associate of the firm, effective 1 July 2020.… Read More

Rule changes mean less red tape for some home projects

Change is coming to the Building Act to allow more exemptions for building consents, saving costs and time for homeowners looking to upgrade their property.… Read More

Work underway to strengthen the Fair Trading Act

The Government is amending the Fair Trading Act. The Fair Trading Amendment Bill will introduce new protections for businesses and consumers, primarily aimed at preventing unconscionable conduct in trade and unfair contract terms.… Read More

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