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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.

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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
28/11/2014 |
 With new retirement villages springing up all over Auckland we have had a number of clients looking to purchase their ‘right to occupy’ or 'occupation right' off the plans.  Although...
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28/11/2014 |
  From Jan. 1, 2015 new laws regarding consumer protection measures will be coming into effect, according to the NZ’s Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s website.“These new laws, which are...
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14/11/2014 |
Harry’s father was diagnosed with Alzeihmer’s five years ago. It was not until recently that Harry noticed a real decline in his father’s memory and ability to carry on conversation....
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14/11/2014 |
 When a person dies without a Will, administering the estate is more complicated than if the person had left one. Dying without a Will is called “dying intestate”. When you have...
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14/11/2014 |
The more information you can provide at this stage, the better.  Executors may wish to discuss these matters with other family members, or conduct all the research on their own....
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