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  • Notable quotes - NZ Law Society

    4 May 2018: I just felt compelled to raise with LawTalk the inclusion of a “Notable Quote” in the latest edition of LawTalk [Issue 915, March 2018, page 99]. In particular, the quote from Russell McVeagh HR director, announcing the firm’s sponsorship of

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/commentary
    /letters-to-the-lawtalk-editor/notable-quotes

  • Lawyer's disrespect towards another practitioner - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018. John Revans Eichelbaum has been censured and fined $10, 000 for failing to treat another lawyer with courtesy and respect. In finding unsatisfactory conduct on Mr Eichelbaum’s part, the lawyers standards committee said that it

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…srespect-towards-another-practitioner

  • Focus on... Lawyering in suburban Christchurch - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018 - By Craig Stephen. Cathedral Square, 2009 pre-earthquake. Geoff Wilson bnd. Christchurch’s legal profession is heavily based in the suburbs. Given the city’s recent history this makes perfect sense. The city has 1240 lawyers and,

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /focus-on-christchurch

  • Embracing Diversity - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Paul Sills. Humans are a diverse, different, collection of individuals inhabiting the planet, competing for our share of what’s available. This statement is true, and also not true. To understand this paradox we must examine

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /embracing-diversity2

  • Censured for failing to comply with standards committee direction -…

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018. [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A barrister has been censured and fined $1, 000 for failing to provide documents to a lawyers standards committee. The committee was considering a complaint about the barrister, Carstone,

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/censured-for-failing-to-comply-with-standards-committee-direction

  • Andrew Little, Minister of Justice - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018. Andrew Little was appointed Minister of Justice in the new Government at the end of 2017. He grew up in New Plymouth before heading to Victoria University of Wellington to study law. A diversion into student politics saw him become

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/andrew-little-minister-of-justice

  • Fees for ACC reviews and appeals - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018 - By Don Rennie. A recent case has highlighted an issue for lawyers and advocates who charge a fee for representing a claimant in a review or appeal against an ACC decision. Natasha Howell of Christchurch had her weekly ACC payments

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/acc
    /fees-for-acc-reviews-and-appeals

  • Failure caused loss for client - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018. [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer’s failure to comply with the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act (Trust Account) Regulations 2008 caused direct loss to a client, a lawyers standards committee has found. The committee

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…/nzlcdt/failure-caused-loss-for-client

  • Elder law, for lawyers less concerned by the tick of the clock - NZ…

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018 - By Nick Butcher. One of the perks of practising elder law can be found in the little traditions such as a plate of home baking offered at a meeting. That’s right, scones and slices are not myths nor folklore and can often moderate

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-an…ss-concerned-by-the-tick-of-the-clock

  • From housing law to Airbnb - NZ Law Society

    29 Mar 2018: 29 March 2018 - By Thomas Gibbons. Housing law has seen a rapid pace of change over the last few years. Various pieces of legislation, case law, and law reform include:. The Housing Accord and Special Housing Areas Act 2013, which creates a regime

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas
    /property-law/from-housing-law-to-airbnb

Last updated on the 7th July 2015