Articles: Commercial Law

What is a Legal Executive?

23 August 2017

A Legal Executive is a person who works as a trained assistant to a lawyer in a legal environment and belongs to the New Zealand Institute of Legal Executives. A Registered Legal Executive is one who is registered with the Institute and is a member of the Institute.


Protecting your business from IT scams

5 July 2017

Recent ransomware attacks have highlighted the need for businesses and their employees to be alert for IT threats and scams.

The WannaCry ransomware attack managed to hold over 220 000 computers hostage around the globe.


Entering a Commercial Lease

14 February 2017

If you are looking to enter into a Commercial Lease, getting it right from the start can help avoid problems further down the track. While we recommend you discuss your lease requirements with your lawyer, here are a few common points to think about.


Getting Paid!

14 October 2016

Having trouble paying your business debts? Don’t make promises you can’t keep. Give regular updates. Consider talking to your advisor sooner rather than later.