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  • Pathways in the Law: Cooper Legal - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017 - By Nick Butcher. About 99% of the work the lawyers at Cooper Legal do is around historic abuse and associated human rights claims. And they’ve reached at least 700 settlements for victims of abuse who were in state care as

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/pathways-in-the-law-cooper-legal

  • Failed to respond to client in timely manner - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017. [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer who failed to respond to his client’s enquiries in a timely manner has been reprimanded and fined $1, 000 by a lawyers standards committee. The lawyer, Woodville, was acting

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…-to-respond-to-client-in-timely-manner

  • The disruptors are coming - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017 - By Valerie Bland. They are invading every industry! You have been warned! In fact, they are already here amongst us…. It may be the impact of Halloween occurring when this article was being finalised, but it seems easy to fall

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /legal-practice/the-disruptors-are-coming

  • Let’s relax the ban on employed lawyers doing other work - NZ Law…

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017. The Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 bans employed lawyers from doing legal work outside their employment, other than through community law centres. Breaching the ban means a lawyer is deemed by the Act to be guilty of

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practi…n-on-employed-lawyers-doing-other-work

  • Conduct failed competent, ethical and responsible behaviour test - NZ …

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017. [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer, Lennox, has been censured for breaching his fiduciary duties to a client both as her lawyer and as her attorney. Lennox’s conduct was “derelict to such a degree” that it

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/conduct-failed-competent,-ethical-and-responsible-behaviour-test

  • How to truly enjoy your holiday - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017 - By Kate Geenty. During the Christmas and New Year holidays, how can you make sure you don’t waste your time off stressing about work? There’s no point heading to the beach if you’re going to spend all your time stewing over

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practi…ession/how-to-truly-enjoy-your-holiday

  • Lawyer’s conflict of interest - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017. [Names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer has been censured for advising clients at the same time as lending them funds. The lawyer’s conduct relating to the lending “constitutes unsatisfactory conduct,” the Legal

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/lawyers-conflict-of-interest

  • Changing the way we argue: Part 3 – Arguments-as-war and mediation -…

    2 Feb 2018: 02 February 2018 - By Paul Sills. The current adversarial dispute resolution paradigm has significantly constrained the way that mediation has developed. Let’s look at some examples. Research by Grant Morris of Victoria University indicates that 94

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /changing-the-way-we-argue-part-3-arguments-as-war-and-mediation

  • Wagbot uses chatbot technology - NZ Law Society

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017 - By Angharad O’Flynn. In May 2017 Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley, along with tech developer Matthew Bartlett, launched Wagbot: a natural language interface, or ‘chatbot’, designed to provide information on several

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/the-business-of-law
    /technology-recent-developments/wagbot-uses-chatbot-technology

  • Lawyers and Conveyancers need to co-operate, says LCRO - NZ Law…

    1 Dec 2017: 01 December 2017. It is incumbent on lawyers and conveyancers to carry out their duties to their clients in a “spirit of co-operation”. This was stated by the Legal Complaints Review Officer (LCRO) in upholding the decision of the New Zealand

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/lawyers-and-conveyancers-need-to-co-operate,-says-lcro

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