Court of Appeal rejects claim of negligent misstatement for code compliance certificate

Last week the Court of Appeal released their decision for the case of Invercargill City Council v Southland Indoor Leisure Centre Charitable Trust. This case arose from the collapse of the roof of the Invercargill community courts in 2010. The Trust, who owns the building, claimed the Council was negligent in issuing a code compliance…

Construction team Cranks it for cancer

Kensington Swan is participating in both the Auckland and Wellington editions of The Crank in an effort to raise money for Canteen, a charity for children with cancer. The event involves cycling in teams of up to 12 people for a period of 12 hours, all the while being pushed by RPM instructors from Les…

Speedy Sam

Our construction law team not only provides you with the best advice – it’s contains one of the fastest runners in Wellington. Sam McCutcheon, the newest member of Kensington Swan’s Wellington construction law team, was the winner of the Round the Bays half marathon in Wellington on 23 February. Click here to read the Dom…