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  • How to pick a mediator - NZ Law Society

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019 - By Carole Smith. Most lawyers, and some clients, get the potential benefits of mediation. Cost/time saving, stress reduction, relationship preservation, confidentiality, blah blah blah. But once the decision has been made to go to

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /how-to-pick-a-mediator

  • Independent legal advice was needed - NZ Law Society

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. A lawyer, Lightwood, who drafted a trust deed under which she was a beneficiary should have required her parents to take independent legal advice, a lawyers standards committee has said.

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…9/independent-legal-advice-was-needed

  • The President of the New Zealand Law Society: Kathryn Beck - NZ Law…

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. The people. Throughout the last few years I have been consistently heartened by the quality of the people we have in our profession. I have come across extraordinary generosity of spirit. People who give of their time and energy when

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

  • The Borrin Foundation: Making a difference to New Zealand, through…

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019 - By Michelle Wanwimolruk. “We believe law is essential to a flourishing society – one that is just, inclusive, tolerant and free. Our vision is of an Aotearoa New Zealand where everyone understands the role and value of the law,

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/research-and-insight
    /legal-research/the-borrin-foundation

  • Allegations not supported by evidence - NZ Law Society

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. Allegations that a lawyer failed to meet her discovery obligations were not supported by evidence on the balance of probabilities, the Legal Complaints Review Officer (LCRO) has found. The

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/allegations-not-supported-by-evidence

  • Tiana Epati - NZ Law Society

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. The issues affecting the profession are considerable but also extremely varied. Currently, we face the pressing need for fundamental culture change, major advances in artificial intelligence and technology, increase in regulation, and

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

  • The Irish R.M: Justice a mere sideline in historical magistrates…

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019 - By Craig Stephen. This semi-comical television series, a joint Irish-British production, was as much about class and servitude as it was about the serving of justice. The R.M. in the title refers to the Resident Magistrates which the

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/research-and-insight
    /did-you-know.../the-irish-rm

  • Kiwisaver funds paid to clients - NZ Law Society

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. [Names used in this summary are fictitious]. A lawyer who paid KiwiSaver funds directly to her clients, despite giving an undertaking that they would be used as part of a property purchase, was guilty of unsatisfactory conduct, a

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/kiwisaver-funds-paid-to-clients

  • Proposed AML/CFT class exemption for barristers sole supported - NZ…

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019. The Law Society says it continues to support the limited class exemption for barristers sole from the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Funding of Terrorism Act 2009 which is sought by the New Zealand Bar Association. The Law

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/aml-cft
    /…/proposed-amlcft-class-exemption-for-barristers-sole-supported

  • The Government's lawman: David Parker, Attorney-General - NZ Law…

    5 Apr 2019: 05 April 2019 - By Craig Stephen. As Attorney-General in Helen Clark’s third and final government, David Parker was the logical choice to take on the role in the Coalition government that was formed in October 2017. This time round, the former

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/the-governments-lawman-david-parker,-attorney-general

Last updated on the 7th July 2015