Agree how to disagree: the importance of having a shareholders agreement

When decisions become difficult, having a shareholders agreement and robust company constitution prove their worth.… Read More

Are your contract terms “fair”?

The New Zealand Commerce Commission is still finding businesses breaching the Unfair Contract Terms rules. … Read More

The Contracts and Commercial Law Act 2017 – what does it mean for you?

The Contracts and Commercial Law Act 2017 can be thought of as the latest model Ute to come out of the legislative dealership – a fresh, remastered vehicle for modern day use. … Read More

Why does your company need a constitution?

The Companies Act requires a company to have some form of constitution, and also governs what that constitution contains.… Read More

Should you agree to provide an indemnity?

Often in commercial contracts one party is asked to give an indemnity to another. Should you agree to such terms?… Read More

Extended warranties – Consumer Law Reform Bill

The Consumer Law Reform Bill was reported back on by the Commerce Select Committee at the end of last year. … Read More

Reminders and tips for terms of trade

Are your terms of trade effective – do they help make sure that you maximise your chances of getting paid? … Read More