Tag Archives: Tina Hwang

How to resolve civil disputes

An Introduction to Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution Did you enter into a contract (written or oral) and encounter problems? Did things go bad at a cost? Was there a disagreement over the parties’ obligations or duties? Did the other side fail to action what they are meant to under the contract? If so, there […]

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Is my Will in order? What will happen when I die? Part 2

Further to our previous blogs on “Is my Will in order? What will happen when I die?” and “Where there’s a Will, there’s a relative-deceased estates” a recent case has highlighted the need to take extra caution when drafting and finalising your will yet again. Recent case In the case of Sutton v Public Trust […]

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QCL Finalists for 2015 NZ Law Awards

In November the NZ Law Awards for 2015 will be announced and Queen City Law is proud to yet again be a finalist in the Prendos New Zealand Property and Construction Specialist Law Firm of the Year category. We would like to thank you all for your invaluable support and confirm that we are always committed to delivering excellent […]

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Contracting Out Agreements

“For better or for worse, for richer of for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death do us part.” Many people make these vows, or they opt out of marriage and start living together. In any case, the cold reality is that the marriage/relationship you saw as being everlasting […]

Can you still have a tea break at work?

Last year the government removed the right to mandatory tea breaks. The Prime Minister reassured New Zealanders that ‘post the passing of this law, will you all of a sudden find thousands of workers who are denied having a tea break? The answer is absolutely not’. We now know the Prime Minister’s assurance could be misleading. Companies […]

NZ Building & Construction Law Conference

Queen City law are pleased to be attending : NEW ZEALAND BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION LAW CONFERENCE 28-29 April 2015, Crowne Plaza, Auckland New Zealand’s annual update for legal compliance in the building and construction sectors. It starts with  8.30 Registration and coffee then Opening remarks from the Chair – John Green, Mediator, Building Disputes Tribunal http://www.conferenz.co.nz/conferences/building-and-construction-law-conference  Tina […]

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Queen City Law – Property Developments.

Queen City Law are pleased to announce some changes in how we list our properties for sale and how we present our off market listings. We are currently migrating listings and property tools and information to a new website exclusively dedicated to the Queen City law property team. Follow our lawyers here as they present, […]

Earthquake Prone Buildings

Are you a building owner worried about earthquake compliance? This weeks article by property lawyer Tina Hwang is a timely examination of the laws, legal issues and ongoing questions surrounding earthquake prone buildings.   To read more articles by Tina Hwang click here. To read more Queen City Law articles on earthquakes and property law click […]

Queen City Law – Indoor Soccer Champions

Gold Medal winners! The Queen City Law team cleaned up at the Lawyers Indoor Soccer Tournament in Auckland last week. Six teams of seven players came together at Auckland University to battle for the first NZLS AYI Futsal Tournament. In honour of the FIFA World Cup the attendees were asked to choose a country attending […]

Is my will in order? What will happen when I die?

Many people do not want to think about their death and the impact of their death on their loved ones even though it is about the only certainty in life, although there is a lingering question of “when?” This week Tina Hwang examines what will happen when you die? To read this article as a […]