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  • Law Society Taskforce focused on culture change - NZ Law Society

    25 Sep 2018: 25 September 2018. The Law Society’s ‘Culture Change Taskforce’ has met for the first time on its commitment to ‘drive and guide systems and culture change within the legal community’. The Taskforce was one of the Law Society’s

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /law-society-taskforce-focused-on-culture-change

  • Quest for a Bequest - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018 - By Nick Butcher. Upper Hutt lawyer Reg Newell and his wife Heather, an experienced fundraiser, have created a new online registry service to manage bequests or legacies left to charities. Mr Newell explains that the initiative at

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /future-of-law/quest-for-a-bequest

  • Client charged a non-existent tax - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018. The name used in this article is fictitious. A lawyer who charged clients a “Land Transfer Tax” as a disbursement when no such tax exists had engaged in unsatisfactory conduct, a lawyers standards committee has found. The lawyer

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…018/client-charged-a-non-existent-tax

  • Consensus Building, Part 3 - NZ Law Society

    8 Feb 2019: 08 February 2019 - By Paul Sills. A Consensus Building Approach (CBA) is only as good as its participants. In a majority rules process there are few players and most of them take a passive role. Take our parliamentary process as an example: the

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /consensus-building-part-3

  • Shortage of Notaries Public in rural areas - NZ Law Society

    27 Sep 2018: 27 September 2018 - By Stewart Germann. A shortage of notaries public in rural areas is prompting a call from the New Zealand Society of Notaries for qualified lawyers who might be interested in applying to be a Notary Public. Society President

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /shortage-of-notaries-public-in-rural-areas

  • Payment should not have been made - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018. All names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who made a payment which he acknowledged should not have been made, has been censured and fined $3, 500 by a lawyers standards committee. The lawyer, Blackpool, acted for Mr

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…018/payment-should-not-have-been-made

  • Conference will celebrate Dame Sian’s achievements - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018. “Sian Elias is being appointed [Chief Justice] because of her outstanding legal ability, her empathy with the community in all its diversity and the leadership and foresight she will bring to this role. “At the age of 50, she

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/courts
    /conference-will-celebrate-dame-sians-achievements

  • Taranaki te reo admission a great celebration - NZ Law Society

    11 Oct 2018: 11 October 2018. In a moving and celebratory ceremony in the New Plymouth High Court, Te Wehi Wright was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the HIgh Court of New Zealand on 10 October in Taranaki's first admission ceremony to be conducted in

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /taranaki-te-reo-admission-a-great-celebration

  • Failed to address a conflict - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018. Names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who failed to address a conflict of interest in a timely manner has been censured and fined $3, 000 by a lawyers standards committee. The lawyer, Dombey, acted for Mr Jeddler and

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /lawyers-standards-committee-decisions/2018/failed-to-address-a-conflict

  • Comic-strip work contracts - NZ Law Society

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018 - By Angharad O'Flynn. Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has replaced its standard employment contract with a visual, interactive version. Developed in partnership with Law Professor Camilla Andersen

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /future-of-law/comic-strip-work-contracts

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