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With house prices steadily rising, it is becoming more common for first home pur
  • June 2, 2021
As part of a major housing announcement today, the Government announced the brig
  • March 23, 2021
The Pfiser-BioNTECH COVID-19 vaccine was provisionally approved in New Zealand o
  • February 9, 2021
It is important to take advice about all aspects of buying and selling a busine
  • February 1, 2021
The Trusts Act 2019 has been enacted and comes into force on 30 January 2021. T
  • January 28, 2021
  • December 11, 2020
TODD & WALKER Law are very proud to post our congratulations to Principal M
  • November 12, 2020
Privacy laws apply to every organisation and governs how individuals and busines
  • November 6, 2020
An invitation by your employer to a disciplinary meeting can be a daunting pros
  • October 30, 2020
An Enduring Power of Attorney (EPOA) is a legal document that will enable others
  • October 23, 2020
Do you have children from a previous relationship? Have you made sure that you h
  • September 17, 2020
If you die without a Will, dying intestate, who receives your estate varies depe
  • September 8, 2020
You might think you’re too young to have a Will, it’s something for older pe
  • September 1, 2020
If so, it is now time for you to review your trust in light of new legislation.
  • August 24, 2020
Today, 24 July 2020, the Minister for Housing and Urban Development announced a
  • July 24, 2020
The TODD & WALKER Law Resource Management team has received three successful
  • July 22, 2020
With the disruptions caused by COVID-19, many businesses have been pulling out t
  • July 1, 2020
Employers in New Zealand need to brace for further changes as the Employment Rel
  • June 17, 2020
Business Debt HibernationThe Business Debt Hibernation Scheme is a new Governmen
  • June 9, 2020
Amendments to the Overseas Investment Act (Act) (often referred to as the Phase
  • June 3, 2020
At TODD & WALKER Law we have been so impressed by the amazing products and s
  • May 28, 2020
The Minister for the Environment has proposed a special legislation to support t
  • May 13, 2020
One of our new Principals, Peter Sygrove, with his daughter Sage, introduces him
  • April 24, 2020
COVID-19 will undoubtedly have had a significant impact on businesses in the Que
  • April 22, 2020
TODD & WALKER Law are proud to offer services that are registered with the M
  • April 16, 2020
Louise Denton, one of our new Principals, has been embracing the Level 4 lockdow
  • April 9, 2020
The Government introduced urgent legislation on Monday 23 March, placing a freez
  • April 3, 2020
We have a very exciting announcement at TODD & WALKER LawTODD & WALKER L
  • April 1, 2020
During the Level 4 lockdown period, a state of emergency has been declared, and
  • March 31, 2020
Should directors of companies be protected to enable a company to be able to tra
  • March 30, 2020
With the rapidly changing impact of COVID-19 and the associated government respo
  • March 25, 2020
The Christchurch District Court has finally tackled the age-old question of what
  • February 24, 2020
A statutory demand is a means by which a creditor gives notice to a debtor compa
  • February 19, 2020
A timely reminder to ensure all purchasers are compliant with the Overseas Inves
  • February 11, 2020
Bachcare has been fined $117,000 for misleading consumers. The holiday rental ma
  • February 3, 2020
It is common for parents to help their children into the property market by gift
  • January 23, 2020
The Government’s proposal to introduce new requirements under the Residential
  • January 14, 2020
Following a consultation process earlier this year, Associate Finance Minister D
  • November 20, 2019
Canterbury Regional Council v Dewhirst Land Company Ltd A Canterbury farmer, Mr
  • November 1, 2019
TODD & WALKER Law are now located on Level 2 of the stunning new Craigs Inve
  • October 22, 2019
Direct Referral of Resource Consent Applications to the Environment CourtThe ove
  • September 18, 2019
Recently, we have noticed an increase in charges for “drug driving”. This of
  • July 2, 2019
Having a will is an important way to ensure that your assets, including any Kiwi
  • June 20, 2019
Disqualifications are mandatory with excess breath/blood alcohol, dangerous/reck
  • May 20, 2019
Todd & Walker Law is pleased to announce the promotion of two new Senior Ass
  • April 8, 2019
Recent and upcoming changes to employment law mean you need to review your emplo
  • April 1, 2019
Is it your first time in the Queenstown District Court?We always recommend that
  • February 20, 2019
The Overseas Investment Amendment Regulations 2018, which came into force in Oct
  • February 12, 2019
The Independent Commissioners appointed by the Queenstown Lakes District Council
  • February 5, 2019
The importance of having your employees on the correct contracts and knowing the
  • February 1, 2019
The Queenstown Lakes District Council Proposed District Plan is in the final sta
  • February 1, 2019
The Employment Relations Amendment Act 2018 was passed on 5 December 2018 and co
  • January 18, 2019
Drink driving and the recent "Alcohol interlock" legislation update:The Alcohol
  • January 14, 2019
Separation and Relationship PropertyWhen we have clients, who are uneasy about h
  • January 7, 2019
As of 1 April 2019, The Domestic Violence – Victims Protection Bill will impos
  • December 10, 2018
We note there has been new releases from Shotover Country and Hanley's Farm thi
  • November 28, 2018
Land Information New Zealand has started to release the new consent forms for th
  • October 17, 2018
The signing stage is one of the most vital steps in the process of creating a va
  • October 3, 2018
Purchasing a home is one of the most important things you will do in your life.
  • September 24, 2018
Selling your home can be both exciting and stressful. TODD & WALKER Law  ha
  • September 18, 2018
The Overseas Investment Amendment Act 2018 has now received Royal Assent and wi
  • September 17, 2018
It has been reported that in New Zealand there are between 300,000 and 500,000 f
  • August 31, 2018
Hanley’s Farm (the “development”) is located on a 3-kilometre stretch of l
  • August 22, 2018
The Overseas Investment Amendment Bill has now passed its third reading.The Bill
  • August 16, 2018
The Overseas Investment Amendment Bill is currently going through the Committee
  • August 13, 2018
 The Queenstown Lakes District Council (Council) as part of its Proposed Distri
  • July 17, 2018
Client Due Diligence - Why we need information from youFrom 1 July 2018, TODD &a
  • June 20, 2018
The Finance and Expenditure Select Committee presented its report on the Oversea
  • June 19, 2018
TODD & WALKER Law are proud to acknowledge we have adopted the Gender Equita
  • April 12, 2018
Alexis Apartments (the “Development”) is a proposed unit title development l
  • April 9, 2018
In assessing applications for resource consent the Council often delegates autho
  • March 22, 2018
In the recent Supreme Court ruling in Horsfall v Potter, the Court looked at the
  • February 14, 2018
As the construction industry continues to boom in Queenstown, it is important th
  • December 13, 2017