Author: RMY-Admin

Our office will be re-opening Thursday 14th May. For this week, our hours for Thursday and Friday will be from 9a.m and closing at 4p.m.  From Monday 18th May we will be back to our usual hours.  8.15a.m to 5.15p.m.    We are looking forward to seeing you all...

Genuine reasons for fixed-term employment Fixed-term employment agreements are a useful tool when, as an employer, you do not require a permanent employee but need an employee for a stated period of time, or until the conclusion of a specific project, or for a specified event. The...

What if I can’t get on the land in an extraordinary situation? As a result of the COVID-19 Alert Level 4 situation, one of the issues that has arisen in the commercial leasing area is that of tenants being unable to access their leased buildings. These...

Agriculture continues to be the mainstay of our economy The COVID-19 virus that is sweeping the world will impact upon us all and pretty much everybody in the world one way or another. The repercussions will differ depending on where you live, what age you are...

Company structure or sole trader for business? You have decided to quit your job, and go out on your own to run your own business. Do you form a company or trade in your own name? We outline some of the pros and cons of these...

RMY Legal are an approved Service Provider under the Venture Taranaki SME Professions Services Grant scheme. Venture Taranaki has made a $400 grant available to assist Taranaki small-medium business enterprises who have been impacted by covid-19 to access professional services for advice and support. RMY Legal will...

Due to the national COVID-19 pandemic, it is vital for us to ensure that our staff and our clients are our utmost priority and we will be acting to enforce a high level of safety within the RMY Legal office; following the Ministry’s advice around hygiene and safe...

There have been a number of developments around property investment by overseas investors and also on residential tenancies.  If you are an overseas investor or a landlord, you should ensure you are up-to-date with the latest changes and/or proposals. Update on Overseas Investment Act 2005 An...

10th edition contains significant changes for buyers and sellers The Auckland District Law Society and the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (ADLS & REINZ) are the authors of the most common template Agreement for Sale and Purchase that is used by the majority of...

Helps mitigate riskThere has been recent media attention on the way property development contracts are structured following the cancellation of a number of Agreements for Sale and Purchase by the developers of a project in Tawa, just north of Wellington. Reportedly, the developers said that...