Welcome to Issue No. 38 of Corporate Reporter, Bell Gully's regular round-up of corporate and general commercial matters, designed to keep you informed on regulatory developments, legislation and cases of interest.
Items in this issue include:
Corporate governance reporting requirements for NZX listed issuers under review;
An exposure draft of a new Incorporated Societies Bill has been released for consultation;
Changes to organised crime and anti-corruption legislation passed;
Overseas case law provides guidance for New Zealand courts on liquidated damages clauses and the meaning of “officer” in health and safety legislation;
The Registrar of Companies provides advice on the new resident director requirement;
Final provisions of the Financial Markets Conduct Act in force from 1 December 2015 for operators of financial product markets; and
The latest media releases from the New Zealand Commerce Commission and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
Corporate Reporter - 17 November 2015
This publication is necessarily brief and general in nature. You should seek professional advice before taking any action in relation to the matters dealt with in this publication.