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Talk to TP about Terms of Trade
Terms of Trade vary depending on whether your business supplies goods or services. They have an important role in minimising dispute and in managing risk. We recommend you check your terms are current, effective, and enforceable.
Amendments to the Fair Trading Act: what does it mean for small businesses?
With changes to the Fair Trading Act coming into force in August 2022, the time for small businesses to review the terms of their contracts is now.
Earthquake compensation: The Dodds’ case against Southern Response
Southern Response v Dodds is a successful claim brought against Southern Response for misrepresentation, misleading and deceptive conduct, and breach of an implied duty of good faith in settling their earthquake insurance claim. Southern Response are now compensating up to 3,000 homeowners who cash settled an earthquake claim with AMI or Southern Response prior to 1 October 2014 where an internal "Detailed Repair/Rebuild Analysis" was not provided.
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The Country radio interview with Mark Tavendale and Alana Crampton
TP Partners Mark Tavendale and Alana Crampton were interviewed by The Country's Jamie Mackay on all things Succession Planning as part of their "Future of Farming" series.
- Personal Law
Enduring Powers of Attorney – what does it mean to be someone’s attorney?
Being appointed as someone’s attorney can feel like an honour, but it is also a significant responsibility. In this article we explain what being an attorney involves, when the role begins and ends, and some of the key things you can and cannot do.