22nd August 2016
Volunteer Associations In general, the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (“the HSWA”) imposes duties on a person conducting a business or... Read More
16th August 2016
An afternoon tea and mufti day was put on by AWS Legal Invercargill to help raise funds and awareness of the fortunes [or misfortunes] of the ... Read More
16th August 2016
The Salvation Army says it is in the midst of its biggest donation shortage ever in Southland. Our Invercargill business team, working with the Food... Read More
16th August 2016
Our own Rachel Lindsay, partner in the Invercargill business team, is one of the 19 graduates of the Institute of Directors Governance Development... Read More
18th July 2016
Due Diligence : 12 important things to be aware of This article looks at what is involved in due diligence for a commercial building and why it’s... Read More
18th July 2016
The following are examples of common mistakes that employers make that can be easily avoided. Negotiating terms of employment agreement Section 63A... Read More
4th July 2016
If you have established a start-up then no doubt you put a lot of thought into your business’s name. Equally, if you purchased a business from... Read More
17th June 2016
Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009   When thinking about money laundering and financing of terrorism, many of us... Read More
3rd June 2016
AWS Legal is proud to support the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.  For the month of May the firm has “gone Pink” in support of the New Zealand... Read More
26th May 2016
What can an Employer do when an Employee is too sick or injured to work? It is well established that an Employer is not bound to hold a job open... Read More