Law & Regulation

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RBNZ partly relaxes ban on bank dividends
Staff reporters | Wed, 31 Mar 2021

Banks will be able to pay dividends of up to half their earnings through to July 1 next year.

Miscarriage bereavement leave bill passes into law
Staff reporters | Wed, 24 Mar 2021

All parties agree to miscarriage bereavement leave rights.

Prominent businessman to appeal
Victoria Young | Wed, 24 Mar 2021

Lawyer David Jones QC has confirmed an appeal would be made after influential businessman found guilty of sexual assaults.

Third person facing charges over CBL
Victoria Young | Wed, 17 Mar 2021

The person, who has name suppression, faces a single charge of obtaining by deception.

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