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We are working from home

Our offices are now closed due to the COVID-19 shutdown. Some of our staff are working from home and emails for other staff are being…

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23 March 2020 Update on COVID-19 from Stevens Orchard Lawyers

The team at Stevens Orchard Lawyers wish to update you on the approach we have taken to remain safe and healthy in response to COVID-19. …

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Parenting and Guardianship Disputes – changes to the Family Court

The Family Court underwent some significant changes in 2014, particularly in the area of parenting and guardianship disputes. As a general rule, if there are…

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Thank you from Big Brothers Big Sisters Nelson – Tasman

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Gender Equality Charter Signatories

Stevens Orchard Lawyers is a signatory for the New Zealand Law Society Gender Equality Charter. Signing up to the Gender Equality Charter enables signatories to…

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When can you access your KiwiSaver?

KiwiSaver was initially created to help people save for their retirement, so the obvious answer for accessing your KiwiSaver funds is at age 65. But…

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Snap shots in Employment Law

New Drink Driving Limits On 1 December 2014 new legislation reduced the legal breath alcohol limit from 400mcg (micrograms) per litre of breath to 250mcg…

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Beyond Reasonable Doubt

Last month, following Manawatu farmer Ewan MacDonald’s sensational acquittal for the murder of Scott Guy, UMR Research Limited published a poll purporting to show that…

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Margot and Jane are involved in voluntary work in their communities. In addition, Stevens Orchard Lawyers are also proud to have recently contributed to these events or organisations:

The Nelson Ark
St Johns Ambulance Walk
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Financial Assistance for a Nelson family to get their deceased son home from Canada (after funds sought via the Nelson section of NZLS)
Ngakawau Women’s Hockey Team
Buller Western Riding and Performance
Nelson Tasman Cycle Trails Trust

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