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Russell McVeagh Advises on Purchase of NZ Property Portfolio

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 2:01 pm | Russell McVeagh

Public Sector Pension Investment Board of Canada (PSPIB) has agreed to sell 50% of the shares in PSPIB its wholly owned subsidiary, Waiheke Inc, to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. PSPIB Waiheke owns a portfolio of commercial and retail property ... More >>

Third publication: "Blockchains: Debugging bad drafting"

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 2:04 pm | Russell McVeagh

Today, Russell McVeagh released their third booklet in the publication series produced by the firm's Information Communication and Technology (ICT) Team. The booklet, Blockchains: Debugging bad drafting focuses this time on one of the most high-profile smart contract ... More >>

Russell McVeagh disseminates the future of smart contracts

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 9:36 am | Russell McVeagh

On the heels of publishing the Cyber Attack Toolkit , Russell McVeagh has turned the focus onto smart contracts and blockchain. The firm's Information Communication and Technology (ICT) Team – who advise on the full spectrum of ICT matters for ... More >>

Russell McVeagh assists Trustpower with historical milestone

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 4:37 pm | Russell McVeagh

This week, the demerger of Trustpower became effective. This transaction, first announced to the market in December 2015, is a historical milestone for both Trustpower, and for renewable generation in Australasia. Russell McVeagh was involved in all aspects ... More >>

Russell McVeagh leading in equal pay and parental leave

Friday, 21 October 2016, 4:07 pm | Russell McVeagh

Today Russell McVeagh is proud to announce that the firm has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Gold Category in the YWCA Equal Pay Awards. This coincides with an announcement of a new parental leave policy, with increased paid parental leave ... More >>

Russell McVeagh comes out on top at NZAGE Awards

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 10:45 am | Russell McVeagh

Last night, Russell McVeagh was named winner of the Best Graduate Print Campaign at the NZAGE Industry Awards. The Awards commend excellence for graduate and youth employment initiatives, and Russell McVeagh is proud, as a law firm, to be recognised ... More >>

NZ Law Award finalists announced

Monday, 19 September 2016, 12:43 pm | Russell McVeagh

The shortlists for the remaining NZ Law Award categories were announced today and Russell McVeagh features as finalists across all awards. This is a significant achievement and adds to the previously announced deal categories, of which the firm is already ... More >>

Cyber attack – are you ready for the inevitable?

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 11:06 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has today launched a new 'Cyber Attack Tookit', which describes a model on how to prepare for, and how to respond to, a cyber attack. The step-by-step guide covers three key elements: the roles and responsibilities of a cyber response ... More >>

Russell McVeagh achieves Rainbow Tick certification

Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 9:45 am | Russell McVeagh

Following a six month audit process, New Zealand’s premier commercial law firm, Russell McVeagh, is proud to have been awarded Rainbow Tick certification. The Rainbow Tick programme is a continual quality improvement programme designed to help an organisation ... More >>

OIO calls into question listed company market practice

Friday, 1 April 2016, 11:43 am | Russell McVeagh

The Overseas Investment Office has recently advised that its interpretation of the definition of "overseas person" under the Overseas Investment Act 2005 is markedly different from what this firm and, to our knowledge, the market generally has previously ... More >>

Russell McVeagh welcomes employment law specialist

Friday, 1 April 2016, 11:06 am | Russell McVeagh

New Zealand employment law and health and safety specialist, Kylie Dunn, has today been promoted to partner at New Zealand's premier law firm, Russell McVeagh. More >>

Proudly Kiwi Made

Friday, 18 December 2015, 4:51 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh congratulates Powershop, a subsidiary of Meridian Energy, the Wellington based power company on the conclusion of its significant new agreement with UK-based electricity generator and supplier npower (an RWE company). More >>

Russell McVeagh new partner promotions

Tuesday, 1 December 2015, 9:30 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh new partner promotions: Welcome Tom and David John Powell, who heads Russell McVeagh’s National Finance Practice and David Hoare, Chair of the Corporate Advisory group, both welcome the promotion of Tom Hunt and David Raudkivi to the ... More >>

Russell McVeagh partner recognised as a Woman of Influence

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 12:57 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh partner Pip Greenwood has been named as a finalist in the Westpac Women of Influence Awards for 2015. More >>

Russell McVeagh a finalist for Firm of the Year

Friday, 18 September 2015, 9:58 am | Russell McVeagh

Issue 7.3 of NZ Lawyer magazine arrived this week, and features the finalists for the 2015 New Zealand Law Awards. More >>

Russell McVeagh at the 2015 EEO Diversity Awards

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 2:59 pm | Russell McVeagh

The 2015 Equal Employment Opportunity Trust Diversity Awards were held last night in Auckland, and a team from Russell McVeagh attended to represent the firm as finalists in the Empowerment Award category. More >>

Russell McVeagh shortlisted for Dispute Resolution awards

Wednesday, 22 July 2015, 9:53 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh's Litigation team has been recognised on the shortlist for Asialaw's inaugural Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards. More >>

Two Russell McVeagh litigators in NZ 'Hot List'

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 10:54 am | Russell McVeagh

The 2015 NZ Lawyer magazine 'Hot List' issue is out this week, and it features two litigation partners from Russell McVeagh's Wellington office. More >>

Russell McVeagh wins M&A Deal of the Year

Friday, 22 May 2015, 3:23 pm | Russell McVeagh

The Australasian Law Awards were held in Sydney last week and Russell McVeagh was recognised as part of the team advising on the 2015 M&A Deal of the Year. More >>

Russell McVeagh is Best Lawyers' top listed firm for 2015

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 3:17 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has been recognised as New Zealand's premier commercial law firm, with 24 of the firm's partners listed in the new edition of Best Lawyers. The firm is the top listed practice in Auckland and Wellington for Real Estate, Capital Markets ... More >>