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  • From the Law Society - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. It’s been almost one year since the New Zealand Law Society introduced the Gender Equality Charter to the legal community. There’s been a good response with 112 signatories – including many of the largest firms in the country

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /from-the-law-society

  • Snapshot of the profession 2019 - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. Over 14, 000 lawyers now hold practising certificates issued by the New Zealand Law Society. They range in age from 22 to over 90. While there is obviously a lot more than the numbers, the information which the Law Society collects

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/research-and-insight
    /practice-trends-and-statistics/snapshot-of-the-profession-2019

  • Lawyer took satisfactory steps after error - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. A lawyers standards committee has resolved not to impose a disciplinary finding against a lawyer who breached her professional obligations when she disclosed information she shouldn’t have

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…er-took-satisfactory-steps-after-error

  • Revamped website heralds new look - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. Te Hunga Rōia Māori o Aotearoa, the Māori Law Society, will introduce a membership fee and a new website in March. The Society’s executive undertook two rounds of consultation last year about the fee proposal which will mean that

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /tikanga-and-ture/revamped-website-heralds-new-look

  • Kamil Lakshman: Representing those who have escaped from the worst…

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019 - By Nick Butcher. Immigration and refugee lawyer Kamil Lakshman was unaware that law was in her family bloodline until she was a teenager. Mrs Lakshman was born in Suva, Fiji, but never knew her father, a lawyer and a University of

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/kamil-lackshman

  • Fined for overcharging - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. Two lawyers who overcharged a client have been fined $2, 000 and ordered to reduce their fees by a lawyers standards committee. The client, Ms Quilp, had separated from her former partner.

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /lawyers-standards-committee-decisions/2019/fined-for-overcharging

  • Regulating fake news and video - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019 - By Lynda Hagen. New technologies offer exciting new channels for effective communication – but their misuse can pose threats to individual rights, and to wider society. The Law Foundation, through its Information Law and Policy

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/media-law
    /regulating-fake-news-and-video

  • Client should have been told about legal aid eligibility - NZ Law…

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. Failure to alert a client that she may have been eligible for legal aid constituted unsatisfactory conduct by a lawyer, a lawyers standards committee has found. The lawyer, Omer, acted for

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…-been-told-about-legal-aid-eligibility

  • Tyson Hullena: Battling cancer to become a lawyer - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019 - By Angharad O'Flynn. Kahui Legal solicitor Tyson Hullena (Ngāti Raukawa and Ngāti Toa Rangatira) has travelled a long and somewhat bumpy road to becoming a lawyer. Raised in Wairarapa, Tyson’s father works in education, his

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/tyson-hullena

  • The Innovators: Renee Knake - NZ Law Society

    8 Mar 2019: 08 March 2019. LawFest organiser Andrew King continues a series of interviews with key legal professionals with their innovation and technology stories. Renee Knake holds the Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /future-of-law/the-innovators-renee-knake

Last updated on the 7th July 2015