Archives - 2012

Legal Ruminations articles 2012


Limitations Act 2010 (Part 2)

2012 20 December 2012

Freddy's lesson retaining business records continues

Read more

Limitations Act 2010

2012 6 December 2012

Freddy learns the benefits of keeping business records

Read more

Leasing Land

2012 22/11/12

Freddy learns about leasing land

Read more

Rules for agricultural vehicles


Freddy learns about the proposed changes to the rules for agricultrual vehicles

Read more

Update on succession and gift duty

2012 23 October 2012

Freddy gets updated on succession and gift duty

Read more

Will bankruptcy affect the Society

2012 Published 26/04/12

Farmer Freddy is worried about a board member's bankruptcy.

Read more

Appointing Independent Directors

2012 Published 11/10/12

Appointing independent directors to family companies

Read more

Cash-strapped Freddy

2012 Published 27/09/12

Cash-strapped Freddy

Read more

Serious Harm on the Farm

2012 Published 13/09/12

Freddy learns about the obligations of notification of accidents

Read more

Cross-lease titles

2012 Published 30/08/12

Farmer Freddy finds out about cross-lease titles

Read more


2012 Published 16/08/12

Freddy has a lesson on giving a guarantee

Read more

The pitfalls of homekill

2012 Published 02/08/12

Farmer Freddy learns about the rules and restrictions on the processing and sale of homekill meat.

Read more

Vineyard Due Diligence

2012 Published 19/07/12

Freddy finds out about vineyard due diligence.

Read more

Discharging Contaminants to Waterways

2012 Published 05/07/12

Freddy finds out about his responsibility around handling the discharge of effluent

Read more

National Animal Identification and Tracing Scheme NAIT

2012 Published 20/06/12

Pebbles outlines the scheme to Freddy.

Read more

Trading Among Farmers

2012 Published 07/06/12

Farmer Freddy finds out what is proposed with the planned Fonterra share trading scheme.

Read more

Moving stock on a public road

2012 Published 24/05/12

Farmer Freddy finds out about moving stock and Gypsy Day headaches.

Read more

Farmer Freddy's renovation plans

2012 Published 10/05/12

Farmer Freddy learns about the changes to the Building Act.

Read more

Farmer Freddy finds out about paper roads

2012 Published 12/04/12

Farmer Freddy and his paper road

Read more

Farmer Freddy has contract problems

2012 Published 30/03/12

Freddy's special guest has travel problems.

Read more

Employing Foreign Seasonal Labour

2012 Published 15/03/12

Freddy looks to employ foreign seasonal labour.

Read more

More tree problems

2012 Published 01/03/12

Will removing a tree cause a slip?

Read more


2012 Published 16/2/12

MMP Farmer Freddy is confused.

Read more

Neighbour's tree is cutting the sun out

2012 Published 2/2/12

Farmer Freddy is losing his sun due to a neighbour's tree.

Read more