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Written by our experienced lawyers, our library houses a wealth of information on all kinds of legal topics affecting private individuals, New Zealand businesses, charitable trusts and family trusts.

Articles
In our Articles section you’ll find a huge archive of articles on every day legal issues arranged by topic – Property Law, Litigation, Wills and Trusts, Family Law, Business & Commercial Law, Estates, Elder Law and Employment Law. Each of these articles has been written by one of the lawyers here at Smith and Partners and designed to help you understand the kinds of legal issues that affect you. Below you can find a teaser of our most recently published articles.

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Latest Articles
22/06/2015 |
What would happen to your business if the worst suddenly happened to one of the owners? It’s certainly not a pleasant thought, but it is scenario that could have serious ramifications...
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22/06/2015 |
The Building Amendment Act 2013 has now been fully implemented. The purpose of the amendments is to increase consumer protection and certainty. The Act moves reliance (and liability) away from council...
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22/06/2015 |
No one likes having unpleasant conversations; which is why debt collection is one of those tasks that is very easy to put to one side. Many of our clients tell us...
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18/06/2015 |
Who can be a guardian?Legal guardians are the people who are responsible for making decisions for a particular child. The people who are on the child’s birth certificate are the...
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09/06/2015 |
What do you do if you have a real fear that your child will be taken out of New Zealand without your consent? You and the other parent/guardian of your child have a joint...
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