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  • Embracing Diversity - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Paul Sills. Diversity is often considered in terms of cultural, religious and racial diversity. For the purposes of this article, the term cultural diversity encompasses all of these areas. When there is cultural diversity

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /embracing-diversity5

  • Fined for breach of undertaking - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: [Names used in this article are fictitious]. Despite his client instructing him not to honour an undertaking he had given, a lawyer has been fined $2, 500 for breaching that undertaking. The lawyer, Rokesmith, acted for his client, Mr Ayresleigh,

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /lawyers-standards-committee-decisions/2018/fined-for-breach-of-undertaking

  • Kiwi attitude a barrier to fraud detection - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: This article was prepared by the New Zealand Parole Board. Fraud and its many complexities were at the forefront of discussion at the New Zealand Parole Board conference, which heard a “she’ll be right attitude”hampers detection of the crime

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas
    /commercial-and-business-law/kiwi-attitude-a-barrier-to-fraud-detection

  • No basis to apply 'without notice' - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: [The name used in this article is fictitious]. A barrister has been censured for filing and certifying a without notice application that was far below the threshold set by the Family Court Rules and the principles in Martin v Ryan[1990] 2 NZLR 209.

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-…2018/no-basis-to-apply-without-notice

  • High Court rubs sale into the wound - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: 29 June 2018 - By John Horner and David Quigg. The New Zealand High Court has ruled on the extent to which a target company that successfully defends a takeover bid can recover the cost of doing so from the unsuccessful bidder (Abano Healthcare

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas
    /commercial-and-business-law/high-court-rubs-sale-into-the-wound

  • The Land Transfer Act 2017 – Identity and Beyond - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: 29 June 2018 - By Thomas Gibbons. The Land Transfer Act 2017 has, by popular demand, been renamed the Land Transfer, Identity Verification, Risk Assessment, Respect of Practitioners’Role in Upholding the Register, and Not-quite-indefeasible Title

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/property-law
    /the-land-transfer-act-2017-identity-and-beyond

  • Turou Hawaiki - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: 29 June 2018 - By Alana Thomas. In my first two LawTalk articles, I explored different ways to incorporate te reo Māori within our profession and the importance of getting te reo right. This helps us as lawyers to maintain our professional

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /tikanga-and-ture/turou-hawaiki

  • Bullying from the bench - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: 29 June 2018 - By John Burn. The article in the May issue of LawTalk on this topic charts the scale of this problem and the various causes and consequences (“Bullying from the bench”, LawTalk 917, page 44). Geoff Adlam has consulted all the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/courts
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  • Bullying from the bench - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: 29 June 2018 - By John Burn. The article in the May issue of LawTalk on this topic charts the scale of this problem and the various causes and consequences (“Bullying from the bench”, LawTalk 917, page 44). Geoff Adlam has consulted all the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/litigation
    /bullying-from-the-bench2

  • Failed to comply with standards committee order - NZ Law Society

    29 Jun 2018: [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer has been fined $1, 500 for failing to comply with a lawyers standards committee order to reduce a fee he charged. The committee determined that the failure to comply with the order was

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…-comply-with-standards-committee-order

Last updated on the 7th July 2015