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  • E-discovery at a glance - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Angharad O’ Flynn. “I think one of the issues these days is the volume of information that is out there, ”says Andrew King, an independent consultant at E-Discovery Consulting. “It’s gotten to the stage that people are

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/courts
    /e-discovery-at-a-glance

  • Lawyer failed to file legal aid application - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017. A lawyer who failed to file a client’s application for legal aid, despite repeated assurances he was going to, has been found guilty of unsatisfactory conduct by a lawyer’s standards committee. “The committee was of the view

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…r-failed-to-file-legal-aid-application

  • The Law Society is going to continue to take action on the leadership …

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Kathryn Beck. Sometime in a few months, New Zealand’s legal profession will have more women than men. In mid-March, there were just 205 more men in our 12, 800-member profession. We will duly mark what is really an interesting

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and…on-on-the-leadership-gender-imbalance

  • Court on the Chathams - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Craig Stephen. When does a day amount to a week? It’s not a trick question, and the answer lies in court sessions on the Chatham Islands, the remote archipelago 650km from mainland New Zealand. District Court sessions take place

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/courts
    /court-on-the-chathams

  • Barrister acting as attorney for old friend censured - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017. A former lawyer has been censured and fined $5, 000 by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal for negligence or incompetence of such a degree as to reflect on his fitness to practise, or as to bring the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/barrister-acting-as-attorney-for-old-friend-censured

  • Building an international career - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Kate Geenty. Expat New Zealander Miriam Cullen has just completed a PhD on the relationship between the United Nations and international criminal justice at the University of Copenhagen. That’s not bad going for someone who

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/building-an-international-career

  • Mind over matter: The characteristics of a great negotiator - NZ Law…

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Paul Sills. Great negotiators are fearless – they never hesitate to engage with their opponents if their engagement may help advance matters. But what turns good into great? The characteristics of a great negotiator include the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /mind-over-matter-the-characteristics-of-a-great-negotiator

  • A & I certification not just a ‘rubber stamp’ - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017. A lawyer has been found guilty of unsatisfactory conduct by a lawyer’s standards committee of falsely signing documents as a witness. Mrs E signed five documents, including an Authority and Instruction form, and all five contained

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…-certification-not-just-a-rubber-stamp

  • Lawyers have crucial role against domestic violence - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Craig Stephen. A Bay of Plenty barrister says lawyers have a crucial role to play in the campaign against domestic violence, and understanding the causes and effects can prove vital. Megan Leaf is one of the faces of a video

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/lawyers-have-crucial-role-against-domestic-violence

  • Better process needed for new genetic testing methods - NZ Law Society

    31 Mar 2017: 31 March 2017 - By Lynda Hagen. New non-invasive tests for genetic abnormalities in pregnancy offer many advantages over traditional tests, but a new Law Foundation-backed study has found there should be a standardised process around their use. The

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/medical-law
    /better-process-needed-for-new-genetic-testing-methods

Last updated on the 7th July 2015