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  • Te Tiro Iho a te manu — taking a Bird's Eye View - NZ Law Society

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Gabrielle O'Brien. Trev Hill Photography. More than 330 delegates gathered in Dunedin on 9 and 10 May for the 32nd annual ILANZ conference. The Edinburgh of the south showed its best side with balmy temperatures to greet delegates

  • Focus on ... legal practice in Thames/Coromandel - NZ Law Society

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Craig Stephen. It is an area that developed with gold mining and, despite the lack of blue collar industries these days, tourism, housing and health keep the near two dozen lawyers based in Thames-Coromandel busy. One of those

  • Cognitive biases: challenging the way we think - NZ Law Society

    2 Aug 2019: 02 August 2019 - By Paul Sills. "A man sees what he wants to see, and disregards the rest". — Paul Simon. Cognitive biases play a vital part in our daily decision-making processes. Due to the complexity of our brains, there is much contention

  • Legal information for the people - NZ Law Society

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By David Turner. Imagine a new symbol of justice for our future legal system. How shall we make over Lady Justice? First, imagine not a presiding figure but someone using the system – a claimant. A single mum perhaps. In one hand,

  • The New Zealand legal employment map - NZ Law Society

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Geoff Adlam. It’s not surprising that a much higher proportion of lawyers can be found in our seven major urban areas than the whole country’s population. They are the headquarters of businesses and government agencies, the

  • Imprisonment imposed for violent attack on dog - NZ Law Society

    5 Jul 2019: 05 July 2019 - By Anita Killeen. Please note that the following article contains explicit details of a violent attack on an animal and the suffering caused. In a recent animal welfare prosecution, (Auckland Royal New Zealand Society for the

  • Fishy business with civil legal aid - NZ Law Society

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Steven Zindel. At her swearing-in in March, the Chief Justice indicated that: “there are few lawyers practising civil legal aid and fewer still in areas of need and the reasons for that problem are complex”. In “Some criminal

  • Reforms take family justice backwards, Law Foundation research finds…

    5 Jul 2019: 05 July 2019 - By Lynda Hagen. Most family justice professionals believe the system has been made worse by the 2014 reforms, a major Law Foundation-funded study has found. The Otago University research found that around three-quarters of

  • Talent starved: The state of the legal employment market - NZ Law…

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Geoff Adlam. Legal jobs coming out of our ears! That appears to be the (slightly overstated for effect) view of some of New Zealand’s legal recruiters. Lawyers with 3-6 years’ post-qualifying experience (PQE) tend to go

  • BeeGee the inspiration for Rugby World Cup star and Crown lawyer - NZ …

    7 Jun 2019: 07 June 2019 - By Craig Stephen. Mike Mika doesn’t come from a family of lawyers but he was inspired in his two quests in life by a legend of rugby who went on to become a top lawyer. The loosehead prop starred for Otago, Southland and the

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