Friday, March 5, 2021
Geoff McLay recently published an article entitled, How to read New Zealand's new Trust Act 2019 - (2020) 13 Journal of Equity 325, Wills, Trusts, & Estates Law ejournal (2021). Provided below is the abstract to the Article.
The Trusts Act 2019 (NZ), which come into effect at the end of January 2021, is the most significant private law reform in New Zealand since the Companies Act 1993 (NZ). This article gives essential background to the Act, to read the Act against, and points to the conceptual issues and debates that lie at the heart of successfully navigating the Act.