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06 April 2021
Big Build is our quarterly publication tracking legislative and regulatory reform and other developments affecting the construction and infrastructure sector.
29 March 2021
29 March 2021
Time bars are included in construction contracts to encourage contractors to raise Variation and extension of time claims early so they can be investigated and resolved while still current. But failure to comply with a time bar can carry significant consequences, depriving contractors of compensation for out of scope work and delay.
26 March 2021
Chapman Tripp has provided relevant links to the core company/securities law on the New Zealand legislation website.
25 March 2021
Business partnerships can exist without formal documentation where the working relationship between the partners has the practical characteristics of a partnership.
24 March 2021
We have compiled links to the NZX Listing Rules, Guidance Notes and Practice Notes, as well as other relevant materials for NZX Listed Issuers, for your ease of reference.
24 March 2021
Shareholders have 10 working days from service of a liquidation application to appoint a liquidator unilaterally. Once the 10-day window has expired, they need to get the applicant creditor’s consent to any appointment.
18 March 2021
Our submission to the Law Commission welcomes the chance to remedy current issues with New Zealand’s representative actions regime.
08 April 2021
We have observed a busy Q1, advising on all major ($5m+) equity capital market transactions on the NZX.
17 March 2021
Our NZX Top 50 Funding Composition report shows a clear contrast between the Top 25’s security position and that of the Second 25, reflecting the superior credit rating available to New Zealand’s largest companies.
05 March 2021
Today marks a significant milestone for New Zealand well-known brand, My Food Bag, as it lists on the NZX Main Board and ASX following a successful initial public offering.
01 March 2021
Chapman Tripp Patents, launched today, extends the firm’s market-leading intellectual property practice which provides copyright, trade mark, industrial design, commercialisation and litigation support to a blue chip client base.
23 February 2021
Kicking off the market with New Zealand’s first retail issuance of 2021 is Arvida’s inaugural issue of NZX-listed retail bonds, diversifying its funding sources and debt tenor.
22 February 2021
A joint venture, led by the investment arm of Ngāpuhi, partnering with Northland grower Maungatapere Berries and Far North District Council, will develop a sustainability-focused, high-tech hydroponics berryfruit operation.
11 February 2021
KangaNews received votes from hundreds of those involved in the Australian and New Zealand debt markets keen to recognise the achievements of 2020's most outstanding performers. Chapman Tripp has been named New Zealand Law Firm of the Year for the fifth consecutive year.
03 December 2020
2020 was a tough year and economic forecasts – both global and local – suggest that next year will not be easy either. But there are also positive developments, as noted in our International Trade 2020 – Trends & Insights publication.
08 December 2020
Partner Roger Wallis discusses the trends in the data collected from the Top 75 listed companies, charting developments in board composition, size, diversity, length of service and reporting.
30 November 2020
Off the back of our 2020 Corporate Governance – trends & insights report, we sit down with Partner Roger Wallis to reflect on the key theme in this year's publication – a plea for boardrooms to hold their nerve.