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LawTalk is the official magazine of the New Zealand Law Society.

First published in 1974, LawTalk is New Zealand's longest-established and most widely circulated legal publication. The current circulation is 13,400 copies.

From 2017 LawTalk has been published monthly, 11 times a year (not published in January) and is sent to every New Zealand-based lawyer and others involved in the legal services industry, including members of the judiciary. 

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Latest Issue 922

About this issue

This month’s LawTalk covers a wide range of matters related to practising law in New Zealand. This includes some major changes proposed for our justice system, the beginning of a series on mental health and lawyers, life as a judge – and life after retiring as a judge – recent developments in the law, workplace culture expectations from legal job seekers, law firm marketing and fighting email fraud.

See the articles published in this issue

Last updated on the 29th May 2017