Russell McVeagh - Latest News [Page 4]

Russell McVeagh announces external review

Friday, 23 February 2018, 3:38 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh's Board and Partners have reflected on the events of two years ago and the recent media coverage relating to those events. What happened in the summer of 2015/16 was completely unacceptable. The brave actions of the young women who ... More >>

Russell McVeagh statement

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 12:59 pm | Russell McVeagh

Over two years ago we received serious allegations related to incidents in Wellington. Where allegations were made, we immediately conducted a full internal investigation at the time and initiated a formal process. Those who were the subject of the allegations ... More >>

Clients choose Russell McVeagh partners

Friday, 9 February 2018, 9:33 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh partners Sarah Keene, Ed Crook, Mei Fern Johnson and Andrew Butler have been recognised as the exclusive winners for New Zealand in their respective categories at the 2018 International Law Office Client Choice Awards. More >>

Russell McVeagh supports LGBTII inclusion

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 10:08 am | Russell McVeagh

The leading law firm has announced it has signed on as a sponsor of the NZ Falcons RFC , a gay and inclusive rugby club which aims to enable players to come together to participate and enjoy rugby in an open and supportive environment. More >>

Russell McVeagh acts on 2017's largest M&A deals

Friday, 19 January 2018, 4:44 pm | Russell McVeagh

The leading law firm has topped the list of New Zealand firms advising on the largest value deals throughout Australasia last year. More >>

Russell McVeagh advises on sale of Paymark

Friday, 19 January 2018, 10:18 am | Russell McVeagh

Acting for the bank shareholders of Paymark (ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac), the law firm is advising on its signing of a $190 million sale agreement with Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment. More >>

New Zealand's inaugural Women's Law Journal

Monday, 27 November 2017, 12:02 pm | Russell McVeagh

Launching tonight at an event hosted by leading law firm Russell McVeagh , the New Zealand Women’s Law Journal — Te Aho Kawe Kaupapa Ture a ngā Wāhine is a first for New Zealand's legal profession as the only academic publication solely dedicated ... More >>

Russell McVeagh's record year

Friday, 24 November 2017, 1:21 pm | Russell McVeagh

Winning 8 awards, the leading law firm has been recognised at last night's 2017 New Zealand Law Awards – winning Large Law Firm of the Year, Employer of Choice, Deal Team of the Year for the Corporate Advisory team, as well as five of six deal ... More >>

Exemption for personalised digital (robo) advice

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 4:37 pm | Russell McVeagh

Following the FMA's release of its second consultation paper on personalised robo-advice (now called digital advice), the leading law firm has published its tips for providers looking to develop digital advice platforms. More >>

Russell McVeagh wins pan-Asia Gender Diversity Award

Friday, 10 November 2017, 8:52 am | Russell McVeagh

The leading law firm has been named winner of 'Best Gender Diversity Initiative by National Firm' at last night's IFLR Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards, held in Hong Kong. More >>

Celebrating Chinese Language Week at Russell McVeagh

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 12:33 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh is marking New Zealand Chinese Language Week with a number of events to raise the profile of the language, business etiquette and culture amongst its staff. More >>

Russell McVeagh's finalists for Women in Business Law Awards

Friday, 13 October 2017, 5:25 pm | Russell McVeagh

The IFLR has released its shortlist for the annual Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards , and Russell McVeagh is pleased to be included in seven Asia-wide award categories – the most of any New Zealand firm. Partner Sarah Armstrong ... More >>

Russell McVeagh acts on major trans-Tasman transaction

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 9:37 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has acted on the A$1.585b trans-Tasman deal that will see the conventional upstream oil and gas production business of Origin Energy, Lattice Energy, acquired by Australasian oil and gas company Beach Energy. More >>

Russell McVeagh acts on Sovereign divestment

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 12:57 pm | Russell McVeagh

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), the parent company of ASB Bank Limited (ASB), is to sell its New Zealand life and health insurance business (Sovereign) and life insurance business in Australia (CommInsure Life) to AIA Group Limited (AIA) for ... More >>

Finalist nods for Russell McVeagh's Dealmakers

Monday, 4 September 2017, 9:34 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has been recognised as finalists across the entire spectrum of categories for the 2017 New Zealand Law Awards. More >>

Russell McVeagh recognised for Diversity & Inclusion

Friday, 25 August 2017, 4:00 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has received a special Highly Commended accolade at last night's 20th Diversity Awards NZ Gala Dinner in the Tomorrow's Workforce category. More >>

7 elements of authentic leadership

Monday, 21 August 2017, 9:34 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh is supporting a series of events being held for law students throughout New Zealand to highlight the importance of authentic leadership. The first event is being held at the University of Canterbury this morning. More >>

Initial Coin Offerings – not immune from regulation

Monday, 21 August 2017, 9:32 am | Russell McVeagh

Despite being a novel and still-developing form of capital raising, initial coin offerings (ICOs) raise significant questions as to how legal obligations may be enforced and applied, according to insights released today from leading law firm, Russell ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Works with Government on Emergency Services

Monday, 10 July 2017, 10:45 am | Russell McVeagh

10 July 2017 - Announced in May 2017, the Government has established a new system that will provide emergency services with a probable location of a caller when they dial 111 from a mobile phone. More >>

'R U OK?' Week at Russell McVeagh

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:28 am | Russell McVeagh

A firm-wide 'R U OK?' Week is currently underway at Russell McVeagh targeted at addressing mental and physical health in the workplace and encouraging staff to 'check in' with each other. More >>