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  • Embracing Diversity - NZ Law Society

    3 Aug 2018: 03 August 2018 - By Paul Sills. Globalisation should mean heterogeneity not homogeneity. Instead of creating a single, boring global village we should focus on encouraging the proliferation of cultural diversity. Many voices, more choices, less

  • Yipu Shi suspended from practice - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: Auckland practitioner Yipu Shi has been suspended from practice for a period of 15 months beginning 7 June 2017. Miss Shi admitted two charges of misconduct to the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal. These related to her

  • Mass offence does not equal hate speech - NZ Law Society

    3 May 2018: 03 May 2018 - By Angharad O'Flynn. There are certain phrases in the English language that are incredibly powerful. ‘Hate speech’ is one of them. Australian sportsman Israel Folau has taken a public flogging recently. The backlash he received is

  • Ian David Hay struck off - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: A Wellington lawyer has been struck off the roll of barristers and solicitors for disgraceful and dishonourable conduct. Ian David Hay was found guilty of one charge which included a reckless breach of Rule 5.10 of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act…bodies/nzlcdt/ian-david-hay-struck-off

  • CPD Declarations and audits - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: 01 June 2018 - By Ken Trass. The 2017-18 CPD year has now ended. Almost 99% of the profession completed a timely declaration for this period. For those of you who have yet to complete this requirement, you can still make a declaration. Your next…al-skills/cpd-declarations-and-audits

  • Letter from Kathryn Beck to all New Zealand lawyers - NZ Law Society

    30 May 2018: This is the text of an email letter sent by New Zealand Law Society President Kathryn Beck to every lawyer who holds a New Zealand practising certificate (13, 281 based in New Zealand and 784 based overseas at 25 May 2018). The text of the letter is

  • Failed to inform court of cancelled fixture - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: A barrister has been censured and fined $2, 500 by a lawyers standards committee after she failed to advise the District Court she was not proceeding with a pre-trial fixture. The barrister, Chivery, also failed to attend court on the day the…-to-inform-court-of-cancelled-fixture

  • The value of CPD: A collaborative team - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: 01 June 2018 - By Ken Trass. Embracing the flexibility of CPD has enabled the New Zealand Police legal teams to deliver some unique and collaborative learning experiences, and in doing so added a new dimension to their working environment and

  • Focus on legal practice in Taupo - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: 01 June 2018 - By Craig Stephen. From a sleepy backwater as recently as the 1970s, Taupo’s immaculate location on the banks of its namesake lake has resulted in a phenomenal growth with tourists powering their way through the Central North Island

  • AML/CFT: What happens on 1 July? - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: 01 June 2018 - By Nick Butcher. Many lawyers and conveyancers could be wondering what the Department of Internal Affairs will be doing from 1 July when practitioners are captured under phase 2 of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of

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