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  • Criminal justice stats and facts - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Andrew Bridgman, Secretary for Justice. There is a lot of public discussion about the criminal justice system, which is likely to continue as the government is encouraging that discussion with a view to a package of reforms. Last

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/criminal-law
    /criminal-justice-stats-and-facts

  • Clear conflict of interest - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018. Names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who acted for two people amid a separation has been fined $3, 000 by a lawyers standards committee due to the “clear breach of conflict”that ensued. The lawyer, Crewler, had

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /lawyers-standards-committee-decisions/2018/clear-conflict-of-interest

  • Mahafrin Variava - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Angharad O'Flynn. The first lawyer in her family, Mahafrin Variava was raised in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi and it’s safe to say that her childhood was a unique experience. “I grew up among sandstorms, sheikhs and a blend of

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/mahafrin-variava

  • Embracing Diversity - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Paul Sills. The final issue we will consider in our study of diversity is this big picture question: does culture matter in our decision-making regarding conflict? It seems reasonable to assume that the cognitive processes that

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /embracing-diversity6

  • Fined for communicating with witness - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018. Two in-house lawyers have each been fined $2, 000 for communicating with a witness between cross-examination and re-examination. The lawyers standards committee considering a complaint against the lawyers found that this constituted

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-…/fined-for-communicating-with-witness

  • Josh Nyika: The pugilistic practitioner - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Craig Stephen. Hamilton-based lawyer Josh Nyika is now using his hands in a different way after a spell as New Zealand’s best amateur boxer in his weight division, and a one-time contender to fight at the 2016 Olympic Games.

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/josh-nyika-the-pugilistic-practitioner

  • OIA and body corporate recovery - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Thomas Gibbons. Property lawyers rejoice! The select committee report on the Overseas Investment Amendment Bill has recommended that the part of the bill requiring practitioners to certify that a transaction complies with the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/property-law
    /oia-and-body-corporate-recovery

  • Lawyer claimed lien over passport - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018. Names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who claimed a lien over a New Zealand passport has been fined $2, 000 by a lawyers standards committee. When finding unsatisfactory conduct on the part of the lawyer, the committee

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/lawyer-claimed-lien-over-passport

  • Auckland Litigant in Person Pro Bono Service extended - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Darryn Aitchison. Auckland Community Law Centre’s (ACLC) Litigant in Person Pro Bono Service recently extended its operations in the Employment Court at Auckland. Unrepresented people considering a challenge to an Employment

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /pro-bono/auckland-litigant-in-person-pro-bono-service-extended

  • Victim statement given to defendant's partner - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018. Names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who provided a victim’s statement to a defendant’s partner has been censured by a lawyers standards committee. The lawyer, Gulpidge, acted for a person defending charges of

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-…statement-given-to-defendants-partner

Last updated on the 7th July 2015