Magazine article New Zealand Management

Closer Economies: Business Expansion, Trans-Tasman Brand-Building and Increasing Business Law Harmonisation Have Changed the Economic Landscape of Australia and New Zealand over the Past 20 Years

Magazine article New Zealand Management

Closer Economies: Business Expansion, Trans-Tasman Brand-Building and Increasing Business Law Harmonisation Have Changed the Economic Landscape of Australia and New Zealand over the Past 20 Years

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In fact, in the global marketplace, we are often classified as one market. We know that this is an over-simplification, our economies are close, but not identical.

As commercial legal advisers, our role is to assist clients to make decisions based on a detailed knowledge of the similarities and differences in business law between the two countries.

Minter Ellison Rudd Watts has helped New Zealand companies migrate to Australia whilst maintaining their unique New Zealand characteristics. We have worked with Australian business establishing significant presences in New Zealand and we work extensively with the Australasian operations of global organisations. Our advice considers options and consequences on both sides of the Tasman. This means our clients, wherever they are based, can make the best informed decisions on corporate, tax, competition and human resources issues in each market.

Closer Relationships

Closer Economic Relations between Australia and New Zealand have also led to a closer relationship between our firm and Australia's leading law firm Minter Ellison. Minter Ellison Rudd Watts has been part of the worldwide Minter Ellison Legal Group for over fourteen years. Together, we have worked to become the only recognised top-tier global legal grouping owned and operated from Australasia. From offices in Auckland, Wellington, all major Australian cities, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bangkok, Jakarta, the US and UK, our lawyers help clients with operations in Australia and New Zealand look after their local business and expand their horizons. …

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