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Enduring Powers of Attorney

26 November 2021 | Gina Dobson

An EPA is a legal document which allows you to appoint a person (your attorney) to make decisions on your behalf if you are unable to make those decisions.

Fixed Price Build Contracts - the fine print

22 November 2021 | Joyce Bennett-Longley

Fixed price build contracts are appealing to first home buyers. However, the current building boom and supply chain shortages is jeopardizing the financing and availability of fixed price contracts.

Giving Back To Our Community

26 October 2021

One of our core values at Godfreys Law is that we give back to our community within Christchurch and wider Canterbury. This means everyone within our law firm donates their time or expertise.

Southern Response EQC update

22 October 2021

Southern Response is the government-owned company set up to settle claims by AMI policyholders for Canterbury earthquake damage. There have been recent updates

Staying Safe Online

18 October 2021 | Johnny Sewell

Cyber security threats are on the rise, and we are spending more time online than ever before. In light of Cyber Smart Week, it may be time to check and update the security of you online presence.

Who pays the cost of bankrupting someone?

12 October 2021 | Sally Cunneen

The threat of bankruptcy is often enough to encourage someone to repay their debts or negotiate a settlement. However, if the debtor can’t repay all of their debts, who pays for their bankruptcy?