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  • How to explore options - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Paul Sills. Advisers engaged in mediation often confuse the alternatives a party has with possible options for resolution. An alternative to a negotiated agreement is an action a party can implement without the consent of the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /how-to-explore-options

  • Reprimanded for breaching confidentiality - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017. A lawyer, C, who sent a woman’s will to her husband without the woman’s consent, has been reprimanded by a lawyers standards committee and ordered to pay the woman $5, 000 compensation. The LCRO increased this to $6, 000 on

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…rimanded-for-breaching-confidentiality

  • Focus on legal practice in Hastings - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Kate Geenty. Buying a nice family home for less than half a million dollars and spending only a few minutes on your daily commute might seem like a pipe dream, but many lawyers in Hastings are living that dream. The sun sets

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /focus-on-hastings

  • Disclosure of trust information - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017. Dear Editor,. I have advised settlors and trustees throughout my career and in recent years I have taken on quite a few trusteeships where independent trustees are required to act. Through this work I have often faced difficult

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/commentary
    /letters-to-the-lawtalk-editor/disclosure-of-trust-information

  • Estate not dealt with competently - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017. Lawyer Jennifer Elizabeth McDonnell has been censured and fined $10, 000 by a lawyers standards committee for failing to deal with an estate in a competent and timely manner. The committee noted that there were a series of delays,

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…2017/estate-not-dealt-with-competently

  • Alison Douglass, lawyer and climber - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Nick Butcher. Climbing mountains in faraway countries has been as big a part of a Dunedin barrister’s life as practising law. On the very day Alison Douglass was due to graduate with her law degree at the University of

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/alison-douglass,-lawyer-and-climber

  • The Cloud - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Damian Funnell. Ironically, what we know as the cloud, the shared pool of resources online, is not very cloud-like. It comprises hundreds of tonnes of computers in data centres around the world. If you look up at a cloud like

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /practice-systems-and-tools/the-cloud

  • Enduring Powers of Attorney changes go live on 16 March - NZ Law…

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Theresa Donnelly and Neil Williamson. The Statutes Amendment Bill containing amendments to the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988 (PPPR Act) passed its third reading on 14 December 2016 and has received Royal

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /enduring-powers-of-attorney-changes-go-live-on-16-march

  • New projects prepare NZ for the information revolution - NZ Law…

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Lynda Hagen. The Law Foundation’s new, dedicated $2 million fund for information law and policy research has kick-started some exciting new projects that will better prepare New Zealand for the challenges of the information

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practic…pare-nz-for-the-information-revolution

  • Fraudulent insurance claims - NZ Law Society

    2 Feb 2017: 02 February 2017 - By Rebecca Scott. The owner of an insured iPhone has the device stolen and, out of caution and to facilitate the insurance claim, they fabricate a receipt and submit that to insurers. The claim is genuine and is no more than the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas
    /commercial-and-business-law/fraudulent-insurance-claims

Last updated on the 7th July 2015