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Online CPD - Property Package (2) - 4.5 CPD Hrs

NZ $434.00

Package Fee (incl GST)

  • $354 - NZLS members and Associate members (usually $445)
  • $434 - Non-members (usually $555)

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Online CPD Modules

Modules will be available to access within 2 business days - you will be notified by email. Booklets will be posted. 

ADLS Sale & Purchase Agreement - 2 CPD hours

  • Publication date: May 2016
  • Authors: Don McMorland, Julian Smith

This seminar updates lawyers on key matters relating to the transfer of properties where the standard REINZ/ADLS agreement for sale and purchase has been used. It aims to expand existing knowledge on key issues and legal concepts that will be encountered by lawyers when undertaking property transactions.

Topics covered will include:

  • Caveat emptor and the vendor’s (and their real estate agent’s) duty of disclosure
  • Formation of contract and certainty of terms
  • Nominations, novation and assignment
  • Operation of conditions
  • Requisitions and objections
  • Warranties, and the overlap with conditions
  • Property Law Section Guidelines - how to settle correctly
  • Claims for compensation and equitable set-off
  • When is time of the essence?

This practically focused seminar will offer guidance and interpretation of some of the key provisions. The presenters will suggest ways of dealing with them and look at some of the alternatives available. They will outline recent cases and potential pitfalls that have emerged for practitioners.

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Challenges for Bodies Corporate - 1.5 CPD hours

  • Publication date: October 2015
  • Authors: Liza Fry-Irvine, Tim Jones

Since the Unit Titles Act 2010 replaced the previous Act on 20 June 2011, bodies corporate have needed to manage the transition to the new regime.

The presenters will share their experience in advising these entities on repairs, maintenance and good governance. This will help your clients to ensure that decisions to manage repairs and maintenance are made appropriately and in a timely manner.
Topics covered will include:
  • Repair and maintenance obligations of bodies corporate
  • Dealing with significant remedial works projects including, the use of remedial works agreements, s 74 schemes and conduct and distribution agreements
  • Long-term maintenance plans, minor repairs and emergencies
  • Good governance, decision-making, information sharing and enforcement of body corporate
  • Committee decisions in relation to repairs and maintenance.

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Construction - contracts, disputes & legislative change - 1 CPD hour

  • Publication date: April 2015
  • Author: Marie Harrison, Trina Lincoln

The construction industry is facing many issues at present along with recent amendments to the Building Act and the proposed amendments to the Construction Contracts Act.

This module will give you an overview of the implications of these developments and consider how you can provide your client with practical and robust advice in the construction environment.

Key features of commonly used standard form construction contracts and tips for drafting and review of residential construction contracts under the new legislation will be covered, as well as options for the resolution of disputes.

  • Why have these changes come about?
  • Features of commonly used standard form construction contract.
New requirements for residential construction contracts:
  • Consumer protections in the Building Amendment Act 2013 – an overview
  • What are the implications?
  • Overview of options for disputes – what to do when a client comes to you with a problem
  • Amendments to the Construction Contracts
Act – the adjudication process
  • Limitation issues. 
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Online CPD - Company & Commercial Package (1) - 4.5 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 08-Mar-2017

Authors: Various

NZ $434.00

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Online CPD - Family Package (2) - 5 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 08-Mar-2017

Authors: Various

NZ $510.00

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