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A positive, but cautious outlook for M&A activity in 2020

Friday, 31 January 2020, 2:49 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

After recent surges in activity in 2018 and 2019, New Zealand’s M&A activity is expected to slow down in 2020, with processes taking longer, and some deals failing to complete. More >>

International recognition for diversity changemaker

Friday, 17 January 2020, 11:10 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Congratulations to Partner Stacey Shortall , named as a finalist in the inaugural Chambers Diversity and Inclusion Awards: Asia-Pacific 2020. More >>

Stacey Shortall semi-finalist for New Zealander of the Year

Monday, 16 December 2019, 3:44 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Ten New Zealander’s who are prepared to go the extra mile for their communities have been named as semi-finalists in the 2020 Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year - and MinterEllisonRuddWatts Partner Stacey Shortall is one of them. More >>

Sustainability takes flight at Air NZ, Top 200 awards

Friday, 6 December 2019, 10:04 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Congratulations to Air New Zealand on being presented the MinterEllisonRuddWatts Sustainable Business Leadership award at last night’s Deloitte Top 200 Awards. More >>

MMC to acquire Aegis from ASB

Friday, 11 October 2019, 9:56 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Investment administration specialist MMC is set to acquire ASB’s private wealth administration and custody business after signing a sale and purchase agreement with ASB yesterday. More >>

New AI legaltech product launched in New Zealand

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 12:09 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

McCarthyFinch and MinterEllisonRuddWatts announce authorDOCS Business Edition - an artificial intelligence (AI) powered legaltech tool delivering faster contract drafting and review. More >>

No development powers yet for new super housing agency

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 4:35 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

The Kāinga Ora-Homes and Communities Bill introduced today integrates three housing entities into one - Kāinga Ora-Homes and Communities. It is the first step towards a super government agency with urban development powers. More >>

Tip Top deal signed with advice from top law firm

Monday, 13 May 2019, 12:50 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

International dairy giant, Fonterra’s Tip Top ice-cream business will be acquired by global ice cream business Froneri through its Australian ice-cream subsidiary, Peter’s Ice Cream, after the key transaction documents were signed today. More >>

State of Environment report highlights need for better data

Thursday, 18 April 2019, 11:26 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

The Resource Management Law Association (RMLA) welcomes the comprehensive report on the state of the environment released by the Ministry for the Environment today. More >>

New rule book gives certainty

Friday, 5 April 2019, 10:37 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Minister for the Environment, David Parker today announced the Government’s approved first rule-book for the country - the National Planning Standards. More >>

Market leaders announce strategic partnership

Monday, 1 April 2019, 10:11 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Top New Zealand law firm, MinterEllisonRuddWatts is pleased to announce its new strategic partnership with Iron Duke Partners , the country’s leader in helping clients navigate public policy to deliver excellent commercial outcomes. More >>

Step-change ahead for NZ enforcement and legislative reform

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 3:56 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

New Zealand businesses saw some substantial changes in 2018, and MinterEllisonRuddWatts ’ industry and sector experts are predicting that 2019 will be another year of widened regulatory focus and statutory changes with the potential to affect all businesses. More >>

New Zealand’s M&A activity surge to continue

Thursday, 31 January 2019, 10:02 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

M&A activity in New Zealand has shifted gear, and MinterEllisonRuddWatts expects the surge in activity it saw in the second half of 2018 to continue in 2019. More >>

MinterEllisonRuddWatts announces new board chair

Monday, 21 January 2019, 1:07 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Leading Construction and Infrastructure Partner, Sarah Sinclair has been elected as board chair of MinterEllisonRuddWatts - effective 1 January 2019. More >>

Stacey Shortall named New Zealander of the Year semi-finalis

Thursday, 17 January 2019, 9:07 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Ten of New Zealand’s top action oriented advocates have been shortlisted for the 2019 Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Award - and MinterEllisonRuddWatts Partner Stacey Shortall is on the list. More >>

Top firm advises on biotech acquisition

Thursday, 22 November 2018, 7:05 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Revolutionary biotech company, Engender Technologies has been acquired by international leader in livestock breeding with operations in New Zealand. More >>

Emergency services dial up speed for 111 mobile calls

Thursday, 22 November 2018, 10:32 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Emergency calls made to 111 from all mobile phones in New Zealand are to have verified locations, aiding a faster response from the country’s emergency services. More >>

New Zealand law firm wins Asia Pacific diversity awards

Friday, 9 November 2018, 9:50 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

MinterEllisonRuddWatts commitment to greater gender diversity in the legal profession was celebrated at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards, held in Hong Kong last night. More >>

International recognition for top firm’s gender diversity

Friday, 28 September 2018, 11:53 am | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

MinterEllisonRuddWatts’ leadership of gender diversity initiatives in the legal profession has again been recognised by the prestigious Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards. More >>

Stacey Shortall named New Zealand’s Dispute Star

Monday, 24 September 2018, 5:14 pm | Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

MinterEllisonRuddWatts partner Stacey Shortall has been named New Zealand’s Disputes Star of the Year at the annual Asia Law Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards 2018. More >>

 

 

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