Property & Infrastructure

July 2015

FYI

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FYI: Local Government – Reserves Act easements - private gain v public good

08 Jun 2015

A case centred on a “tortuous” dispute provides some clarity regarding jurisdiction to grant easements for private and general purposes under section 48 of the Reserves Act 1977...

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FYI: Construction Law – The Construction Contracts Amendment Bill - Nearly there!

06 Mar 2015

Two years on from when it was first introduced, New Zealand’s construction industry is still eagerly anticipating the passage of the Construction Contracts Amendment Bill (Bill) into law. The Bill is currently awaiting its third reading in Parliament...

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