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27 February 2020

AML/CFT explanatory videos released (27 February 2020)

27 February 2020 The Department of Internal Affairs has released a series of videos, Keeping New Zealand in Business for Good.The series aims to help businesses and their employees understand the AML/CFT Act and what is required to protect businesses, and New Zealanders, from the social and economic harm... More about AML/CFT explanatory videos released.

Rape cross-examination research made freely available (27 February 2020)

27 February 2020 Cross-examination strategies in rape trials remain resistant to reforms, which continues to negatively impact on complainants despite initiatives to improve the legal process, University of Canterbury law professor Elisabeth McDonald says.Profession McDonald has published an Open Access book through Cantebury University Press to make her research... More about Rape cross-examination research made freely available.

Board directors feel constrained by compliance issues, says research (27 February 2020)

27 February 2020 Compliance-related tasks often take over board meetings, dominating both time and talk, and ensuring that more time is spent on those issues than on strategic direction, research from the University of Auckland Business School says.In an article entitled "Board Directors and the Swamp of Compliance", Emeritus... More about Board directors feel constrained by compliance issues, says research.

Last updated on the 27th February 2020