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News: New Zealand Juice and Beverage Association Conference highlights

Last week Associate Ciska de Rijk attended the New Zealand Juice and Beverage Association’s 20th Anniversary conference in Napier. Here are some highlights from day one of the conference.…

16 Oct 2014

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News: Simpson Grierson picks up two Employer of Choice awards

Simpson Grierson has been awarded two medals in the Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice awards.…

08 Oct 2014

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News: Know of defamatory content on your Facebook page? Remove it

Administrators of Facebook pages will be liable if they know of defamatory content published on their page and fail to remove it.…

25 Sep 2014

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News: Are your consumer contracts "fair"?

Earlier this year we published a general “Consumer Law Reform - Looking ahead at 2014” news alert. It included a brief overview of the upcoming prohibition on unfair contract terms in standard form consumer contracts. This prohibition will be governed by the Fair Trading Act 1986 (FTA) and take effect on 17 March 2015. With this date fast approaching, it is time for businesses to start thinking about whether their standard form consumer contracts will be compliant.…

24 Sep 2014

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News: Simpson Grierson welcomes senior associate Katherine Viskovic

Simpson Grierson has strengthened its Wellington local government and environment team with the appointment of Katherine Viskovic as Senior Associate. Katherine joined the team on 8 September 2014.…

15 Sep 2014

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