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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
12/09/2014 |
Settling commerical disputes by mediation is now a commonly used and widely accepted practice, but it does require some special skills to get the best possible results. The plus points...
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12/09/2014 |
 The NZ government recently developed a larger support system for resolving care of children disputes, which involves minimal legal/court intervention. If you’ve found yourself in a dispute regarding the care...
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12/09/2014 |
What are your liabilities when you assign a commercial lease?If you are part way through a commercial lease and want to arrange for someone else to take over the lease,...
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09/09/2014 |
What is a constitution?A constitution is a public document (i.e. it must be filed, uploaded and displayed on the Companies Office website) containing specific rules about how your company is...
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14/08/2014 |
In New Zealand a competent person has the right to consent to, or refuse, any medical treatment. But what happens when you are not in a position to communicate your...
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