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News: Simpson Grierson Awards Environmental Law Prize

Rachael Witney is the winner of the Simpson Grierson Environmental Law Prize for 2014.…

17 Mar 2015

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News: Commerce Commission targets "opt out" pricing

The Commerce Commission has issued a call to New Zealand businesses: scrap the use of "opt out" pricing. The Commerce Commission has raised concern that requiring consumers to "opt out" of buying additional goods or services in an online sales process may mislead consumers into buying something they didn’t intend to buy. A link to the announcement can be found here.…

16 Mar 2015

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News: Advertising Standards Authority ruling on AA Motoring ad

What was the ad?…

16 Mar 2015

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News: Simpson Grierson helps propel Accel Partners into $US100 million strategic Xero investment

Simpson Grierson has acted as New Zealand legal counsel to Silicon Valley based venture capital firm Accel Partners on its NZ$132.9 million (USD100 million) strategic investment in Xero Limited, an NZX and ASX listed software company that develops cloud-based accounting software. The transaction completed today.…

13 Mar 2015

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News: 2015 summer clerk applications now open

Our summer clerk applications open today.…

05 Mar 2015

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