Website Terms of Use

Website Terms and Conditions

Welcome to this Website (“the Site”) which is owned and operated by McVeagh Fleming. McVeagh Fleming maintains the Site as a service to its visitors and clients. Your use of the Site is governed by these terms and conditions of use and any additional guidelines or rules posted from time to time concerning the use of this Site and its associated services. By accessing and browsing this Site, you are agree to be bound these terms and conditions of use.

Information Service

All information provided by us pursuant to these terms and conditions is provided in good faith. You accept that any information provided by us is general information and is not in the nature of advice. We derive our information from sources which we believe to accurate and up to date as at the date of publication. Whilst McVeagh Fleming has tried to ensure the content of this Site is current, accurate and complete, it does not guarantee such content will be current, accurate or complete when you access it. Given that the law is constantly changing, no express or implied representation or guarantee (including towards third parties) is made as to accuracy, reliability or completeness of the content of the Site at any time. Further, McVeagh Fleming is not responsible for the content of external internet sites that link to this Site or which are linked from it, nor does it make any representation that the content is appropriate or available for use (by way of legal advice or other) in any particular jurisdiction. Users who choose to access this Site do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations.  


To the extent permitted by law:                    

All warranties, representations and guarantees (whether express, implied or statutory) are excluded, including without limit, suitability, fitness for the purpose, accuracy or completeness of this Site, or the content on or accessed through it; and McVeagh Fleming will not be liable for any damage, loss or expenses, or indirect losses or consequential damages of any kind, suffered or incurred by you in connection with your access to or use of this Site or the content on or accessed through it.

This disclaimer as set out in these terms and conditions does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute if, and to the extent, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded. For example, if the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 applies, it may have rights or remedies which are not excluded nor limited by the above. However, if you were using the Site or its contents for business purposes, the above exclusions and limits will apply and the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply.  

Jurisdiction and Governing Law

This Site and the contents has been prepared in accordance with the requirements of New Zealand law. These terms and conditions of use and any matters or disputes connected with this Site will be governed by New Zealand laws and will be dealt with by New Zealand Courts. You must ensure that your access to this website is not illegal or prohibited by laws that apply to you.

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights are in the Site and its contents are owned by or licensed to McVeagh Fleming, or are otherwise used by McVeagh Fleming as permitted by law. You expressly acknowledge that McVeagh Fleming is the proprietor and/or the authorised user of the McVeagh Fleming logo, the Site (including text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and software) and all other copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the material displayed or made available through the Site. All intellectual property rights of McVeagh Fleming or its licensees, suppliers or other third parties referred to, or named on the website are protected by law from reproduction, mutation, dilution or confusing or misleading uses. Nothing stated or implied on the Site confers on, or grants you any license or right under any patent, copyright work, trademark, design, logo, picture or other work or content on the Site or other right of a similar nature to any intellectual property right. No act of downloading or otherwise copying or reproducing from the Site will transfer title to you of any software or the content on the Site unless prior approval is obtained in writing from McVeagh Fleming.

Use of the Site and Content

All intellectual property on the Site is owned by McVeagh Fleming or its suppliers. You may access, view, reproduce and print the content  on this Site provided you only that content for information, non-commercial purposes and the content is not modified, adapted or altered in any way. Any reproduction will include a prominent acknowledgement of McVeagh Fleming’s rights in the relevant content. If you wish to link to any part of this Site, you must get McVeagh Fleming’s prior written consent. You must not use this Site, or the content on it, for any other purpose or in any other way.

Linked Websites

This Site may contain links to other websites. These links are provided for convenience only and do not imply that McVeagh Fleming checks, endorses, approves or agrees with the third party websites that it links to. These websites are not controlled by McVeagh Fleming. Third party websites will likely have their own restrictions on how you may use the content on those websites and what responsibility the website provider will accept in relation to the content. You should ensure you read and comply with these.

Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to us. We will not ask you for information unless we truly need it. We will not share your personal information with anyone except who complies with the law, develop our website, or protect our rights. We will not store your personal information on our servers unless required for the ongoing operation of one of our services.                                            

McVeagh Fleming collects, retains and updates personal information about you which you provide directly and indirectly through the use of this Site and the services and functionality offered through it. McVeagh Fleming intends to use this information for purposes connected with providing, monitoring and marketing existing and future law and internet related products and services to you and keeping you informed of developments or opportunities in areas or activities you have previously been interested in or we believe you may be interested in.   

Like most website operators, McVeagh Fleming connects non personally identifying information to provide overall statistics about users,   Site use, demand for relevant products from the services, facilities and information, traffic patterns, and related Site information to reputable third parties.

You are entitled to access and correct the personal information McVeagh Fleming holds about you at any time. You can request to be removed from any McVeagh Fleming mailing list or similar McVeagh Fleming service by simply emailing us on Your rights and removal may be subject to any additional terms which will apply to the relevant list or service. McVeagh Fleming may change its privacy policy from time to time at its discretion. We therefore encourage Site users to frequently check this page for any changes to the policy. Your continued use of this Site after any such change in the policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.