Past Opinions

Here you’ll find the complete backlog of all our Opinion articles.

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31 July 2019 | Billings

Winterfest

Winterfest is a celebration of ideas, words and stories told through an unforgettable collection of authors, comedy, music theatre and dance!

20 December 2018 | From the entire team at Billings Lawyers

Seasons Greetings

Our office is on holidays from 4pm Friday 21st December until 8.30am on Monday 7th January 2019.

30 January 2018 | Alexa Carey, Associate

Proposed Overhaul of Employment Law Could Impact Employers

With the new government in full swing, Labour has proposed significant changes to employment legislation.

21 December 2017 | From the entire team at Billings Lawyers

Seasons Greetings

Our office is on holidays from 3pm Friday 22nd December until 8.30am on Monday 8th January 2018.

31 October 2017 | Ciaran King and Richard Williams

“Stand and Deliver. Your money or your…Business” - Debt Recovery 101

Recovering business debts may sometimes feel like trying to get blood out of a stone. But it doesn't have to.

18 October 2017 | Richard Williams

The Importance of Having a Life Plan

Life plans are about protecting your loved ones. They are about helping other people deal with the curve balls that life might throw at you.

03 October 2017 | Alexa Carey, Associate

Contracting Out Agreements and Wills – A ‘Love’ Story.

The recent case of Love v Scannell – [2017] NZFLR 226 highlights the importance of regularly reviewing and updating your will, particularly if you are also making ...

14 June 2017 | Richard Williams

"Lock it or Lose it” – The Importance of Asset Protection for Business ...

Owning a business is extremely rewarding, but it’s not without risk.

31 March 2017 | Alexa Carey, Associate

Spousal Maintenance - What Is It And What Are Your Rights?

A spousal maintenance order requires one party to a relationship to provide for the reasonable financial needs of their partner when a relationship ends. Read on to ...

20 December 2016 | Billings Your Lawyers

Merry Christmas

Seasons greetings from all of us at Billings.

26 September 2016 | Richard Williams

WHY YOUR COMPANY NEEDS A SHAREHOLDERS AGREEMENT

A Shareholders Agreement contains a set of tailor made private rules that bind the shareholders and the company to act in a way that all parties have agreed to.

22 September 2016 | Learndra Hurliman/Alexa Mihailoff

Legal Aid - How it Works

If you or someone you know needs Legal Aid but you are unsure about what it involves here is a helpful summary.