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Restraint of trade: What to consider if you’re purchasing a business

Restraint of trade: What to consider if you’re purchasing a business

A party purchasing a business typically includes a restraint of trade provision in the contract. In consideration of the price, the purchaser requires comfort that the vendor cannot undermine the business by competing in such a way that compromises its value or goodwill. Penalties for breaching a restraint should also be considered at the time of contracting. The following case was recently before the High Court and demonstrates the issues at play. 

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Office design & fit out: 3 fundamental questions you should be asking

Office design & fit out: 3 fundamental questions you should be asking

If you are looking to relocate, refurbish or simply refit your existing offices, you’ll no doubt be looking for professional help and guidance to support you through the process. There will be many questions and challenges that spring to mind, and whilst every organisation and office space is different, the fundamental questions at the outset are often the same. 

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What does the smart city mean for our future?

What does the smart city mean for our future?

Smart city – an urban area that uses different types of electronic data collection sensors to supply information which is then used to manage assets and resources efficiently. A smart city enables, empowers and advises people. It monitors the environment for improvement and ensures choices available are visible and accessible.

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Anti-Money Laundering Implications

Anti-Money Laundering Implications

New Zealand is a target for money launderers. It is estimated that well over $1 billion a year from drug dealing and fraud is laundered through New Zealand businesses.

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Commercial market wrap-up in Key Assets portfolio

Commercial market wrap-up in Key Assets portfolio

Today NAI Harcourts launches the third NAI Harcourts Key Assets commercial property portfolio for 2018. This issue brings a variety of properties and businesses for sale from around the country, that we are sure will raise buyers’ interest in the various investment markets.  

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Key Assets Issue 2 OUT NOW

Key Assets Issue 2 OUT NOW

Business remains good around the country with a steady flow of transactions has enabled continued growth of our key commercial management divisions in Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch.

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