Current Feature Articles

August 2014

Feature Article

Feature articles tackle a current business topic or look at recent decisions in the Courts.

Feature Article: Taking the pulse of local government in New Zealand

17 Jul 2014

Our new report identifies what Mayors and Chairs of local authorities think are the major issues facing their communities and organisations...

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Feature Article: Changes to credit contracts and consumer finance law

23 Jun 2014

Changes have been made under the new credit laws which will come into effect, by no later than 6 June 2015...

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Feature Article: Competition Law – Commerce Commission focuses on construction industry and consumer credit

20 Jun 2014

On 17 June 2014 the Commerce Commission held a stakeholder briefing in Auckland, which Simpson Grierson attended...

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Feature Article: A refresher on Fonterra's Trading Among Farmers

30 Apr 2014

At the end of March2014, Fonterra announced a 2014 half-year net profit of $217 million, down from $459 million a year earlier. This 53% drop in profit followed a record high pay out to farmers for the milk supplied to Fonterra...

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