Michael Wood

July 2014

News:Our growing Christchurch office

We opened our Christchurch office in 2007 and have built up a significant practice in the region as we continue to develop. In June 2013 we moved into new offices on Level 11 of the HSBC Tower. In January 2014…

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FYI:Intellectual Property

While popular holiday destinations like Fiji, Vanuatu and Samoa are some of our closest neighbours, New Zealand businesses have traditionally been reluctant to pursue trade mark protection in these jurisdictions. However, with recent law changes and increasing exports to the…

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News:Simpson Grierson wins equal pay award

Simpson Grierson was awarded the Silver Award at the inaugural YWCA Equal Pay Awards announced in Auckland last night. The Silver Award acknowledges Simpson Grierson's commitment to equality. Simpson Grierson HR Director Jo Copeland says: "We are so proud to…

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Our People:Phillipa Muir

Phillipa Muir

Phillipa is a partner and heads the employment law group. She acts for many of New Zealand's major corporations, tertiary…

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