To whom are duties owed under s136 Companies Act?

A new approach taken by the Court of Appeal in the recent Mainzeal judgment?…


The Debut of clarity for director’s duties, or further uncertainty?

BackgroundMr Cooper was the sole director of Debut Homes Ltd (Debut), a…


Privacy Act 2020 to come into force on 1 December 2020

The Privacy Act 2020 will come into force on 1 December 2020. The reforms in…


When is a transfer to the EQ Tribunal not in the interests of justice?

So, what did the High Court say?In the recent decision of Bolstad v EQC &…


Frucor Beverages Limited v Blumberg

BackgroundRight2Drive (New Zealand) Limited (R2D) is a rental car company that…


Bank of Queensland v AIG Australia Ltd [2019] NSWCA 190

To aggregate or not to aggregate?That is the question. Bank of Queensland…


Ross v Southern Response [2019] NZCA 431

Should representative litigation include as plaintiffs people who may not know…


Busby Trust v IAG NZ Limited

When will a Court transfer a proceeding to the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance…


Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal (CEIT) has been launched!

The CEIT, chaired by former District Court Judge Chris Somerville, has been…


Disclaimers Won’t Exclude Liability For Breached Undertakings

In Bushline Trustees Limited v ANZ & England [2019] NZCA 245, the Court of…