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News: 2014 Christmas Crackers

As the 2014 year comes to a close, and the silly season gets into full swing, we look back on the year that was in the wonderful world of sales and marketing. Take a moment to enjoy these snippets of advertising ridiculousness brought to you from New Zealand, Australia and the UK.…

16 Dec 2014

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News: Simpson Grierson advises Graymont on purchase of McDonalds Lime and Taylors Lime

Simpson Grierson partner Michael Pollard, senior associate Mark Tan and solicitor Kate Teppett have acted for Canadian lime business Graymont in its purchase of McDonalds Lime from  Holcim New Zealand and New Zealand Steel for an undisclosed sum and the purchase of Taylors Lime from Holcim.…

15 Dec 2014

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News: Simpson Grierson acts in sale of ISO Limited to Qube

Simpson Grierson partner Michael Pollard and senior associate Andrew Matthews have acted for FIGG Investments Limited in the sale of New Zealand's stevedoring and marshalling company, ISO Limited, to ASX-listed Qube Holdings Limited for NZ$80 million plus an as yet determined earn out amount.…

15 Dec 2014

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News: New Privacy Commission policy - naming and shaming

The Privacy Commission introduced a new policy on 1 December 2014 which means that agencies found to have breached the Privacy Act may be named publicly.…

11 Dec 2014

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News: Sentencing Amendment Act 2014 - are you adequately insured?

From 6 December 2014, amendments to the Sentencing Act 2002 will allow the Court to award people injured in the conduct of a crime, reparation for the short-fall between compensation they receive from ACC, and their actual loss.…

10 Dec 2014

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