LawTalk looks at lawyering in the North Island town of Masterton
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Dominion Law – Chris Hocquard
Chris Hocquard is a lawyer with a somewhat unique business, as he mostly represents musicians and entertainers.
Law Society central North Island President juggling positions
Tiana Epati is solid proof that the old saying rings true “if you want something done, ask a busy person”.
New Taranaki branch President
Alexander Laurenson is the new President of the New Zealand Law Society’s Taranaki branch.
Lawyer groups tell Turkey to respect rule of law
The Presidents of Law Associations of Asia have expressed deep concern over the recent developments in Turkey in the aftermath of the failed coup attempt.
International mediation expert to address education law conference
Professor Laurence Boulle will be a keynote speaker at the 25th Australia and New Zealand Education Law Conference.
Why executive education matters
Why lawyers need to learn and develop business skills if they are to remain commercially relevant.
The 9th key habit of a rainmaker: Ask great questions
Rainmakers ask questions not only to learn and understand more about the person, but also to develop and build trust.
Working for peace, human rights and justice in Colombia
Sarah Cates updates LawTalk on her experiences working in Colombia as a human rights worker.
Review of clean slate legislation; NZIF exemption; National policy statement on urban development capacity; Employee share scheme proposals; Incorporated Societies draft bill.
Why and how your client should protect their branding
Brands and trade marks are powerful business assets.
Iwi chairs support new framework for reducing youth offending
A Law Foundation-backed project is helping the National Iwi Chairs Forum develop a new basis for interacting with the state to achieve better outcomes for young Māori offenders.
What are the ‘big life moments’ for lawyers and the resulting financial challenges?
“The Game of Life” and the financial crossroads we come to.
Lawyers Complaints Service: Percentage billing inappropriate
Last updated on the 11th August 2016