LIVE MagazineAuld Brewer Mazengarb & McEwen's contributed articles in New Plymouth's lifestyle magazine - LIVE.
Have you future proofed dealing with your health and assets?
LIVE Magazine February 2011
Richard Williams, Solicitor, explains how an enduring power of attorney can help should something happen that prevents you from taking care of your own affairs.Read more
First home buyers? See it...Want it...Buy it!
Published December 2010, Issue 73
Vicky McKenzie, Registered Legal Executive, explores the financial and legal options available when buying a house.Read more
Who else can use your land?
Alison Clement, Registered Legal Executive, explains the issue of easements and covenants and how these can affect the land you own.Read more
What's Under Your Mattress?
LIVE Magazine October 2010
Marie Callander, Solicitor, looks at the impending Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act and the Financial Advisers Act.Read more
Private Eyes are watching you; they see your every move ... even at work
LIVE Magazine, September 2010
Caroline McLorinan, Senior Associate, explores the privacy issue over monitoring internet/email usage in the workplace.Read more
When is an overdue fee exorbitant?
LIVE Magazine, August 2010
Allen Mazengarb, Partner, looks at terms of contracts, which are often overlooked, until something goes wrong.Read more
Published July 2010, Issue 68
Chris Ussher, Solicitor, explains why it is beneficial for regular business health checks.Read more
Good Fences Make Good Neighbours!
LIVE Magazine, June 2010
Murray McEwen, Partner, looks at how to go about erecting boundary fences, the neighbourly way.Read more
Referenda: Having dogs and getting to bark too!
Garry Anderson, Partner, looks at how democracy can be exercised by formally expressing a preference about an issue through a referendum.Read more
Guarantees...more than meets the eye
Published April 2010, Issue 65
Vicky McKenzie, Registered Legal Executive, explains the responsiblities one takes on when entering into a guarantee.Read more
Do you have a Dead Pledge on your Home?
Published March 2010, Issue 64
This article uncovers the origins of a "Mortgage" and explains what it is.
If it's fixed, why break it?
LIVE Magazine February 2010
Kate Laurensen, Associate, looks at borrower's entitlements with the recent drop in interest rates and prepayment fees.Read more
We're all going on a summer holiday...
LIVE Magazine January 2010
Caroline McLorinane, Associate explores the history of the Holidays Act and employee annual leave entitlements.Read more
No Rampaging Santas...
LIVE Magazine December 2009
Caroline McLorinan, Associate, looks at appropriate staff behaviour at Christmas functions.Read more
Limited partnership - the new investment structure of choice?
LIVE Magazine, November 2009
Allen Mazengarb, Partner, looks at limited partnerships as an alternative investment structure.Read more
This land is your Land. This land is my land...or is it?
Published October 2009, Issue 59
This article looks at ownership of an estate of land and explains two common, but complex, areas - cross leases and unit titles.Read more
Law and ... fairness?
Published September 2009, Issue 58
Chris Ussher, Solicitor, demistifies the difference between equity and fairness.Read more
Whose House? Whose Castle?
Published August 2009, Issue 57
This article explains house ownership structures.Read more
A Deal's a Deal, right?
Published July 2009, Issue 56
This article highlights two areas that could cause difficulties when entering an Agreement for Sale and Purchase.Read more
Is Law Important?
LIVE Magazine, June 2009
Garry Anderson, Partner, explains the importance of, and the need for, law in our society.Read more
Law is a little bit like air. It is everywhere and, without it, our society would not exist. Read more...