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  • Murray Bryce Lawes suspended from legal practice - NZ Law Society

    16 Oct 2019: 16 October 2019. Orewa lawyer Murray Bryce Lawes has been suspended by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal from practising for three months from 8 October 2019. In a decision on liability on 19 July 2019 the Tribunal had

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /murray-bryce-lawes-suspended-from-legal-practice

  • The Innovators: Mary O'Carroll - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019. LawFest organiser Andrew King continues a series of interviews with key legal professionals with their innovation and technology stories. For starters, I’m not a lawyer. My background is in finance and management consulting, but

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

  • Fined for accidentally broadcasting client discussion - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019. All names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who accidentally broadcast a discussion with his client has been fined $1, 500. The Lawyers Complaints Service received a phone call from a member of the public who advised

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…ntally-broadcasting-client-discussion

  • Appeal by Auckland lawyer against suspensions and costs dismissed -…

    23 Sep 2019: 23 September 2019. An appeal by an Auckland lawyer against a decision of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal which imposed a 15 month suspension from practising law and costs has been dismissed by the High Court. Jinyue (Paul) Young

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /appeal-by-auckland-lawyer-against-suspensions-and-costs-dismissed

  • Inadequate advice about Calderbank offer - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019. All names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer, Midlothian, has been censured, fined $15, 000 and ordered to pay her client $25, 000 compensation. Midlothian had not adequately advised her client on a Calderbank offer and

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…adequate-advice-about-calderbank-offer

  • The arbitration paradox - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019 - By John Walton. "When will mankind be convinced and agree to settle their difficulties by arbitration?" — Benjamin Franklin. When Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, then Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, observed in his BAILII

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /the-arbitration-paradox

  • Lawyer failed to act competently - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019. All names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who failed to act competently and who acted where there was a conflict of interest has been fined $2, 500 by a lawyers standards committee. Mrs Antrim and her granddaughter

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…/2019/lawyer-failed-to-act-competently

  • Test case clarifies law on leave payments - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019 - By Peter Crombie and Tania Waikato. Tauranga-based company GD (Tauranga) Ltd has been successful in the Employment Court, with the judgment in their test case GD (Tauranga) Ltd v Price &Others [2019] NZEmpC 101 confirming the

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas
    /employment-law/test-case-clarifies-law-on-leave-payments

  • Retiring from practising law at 90 - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019 - By Nick Butcher. There would be few lawyers who aimed to practise as long as Trevor Booth, who recently retired at the age of 90. “I cannot recall a day when I felt I was having to go to the office as I always looked forward to

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

  • Fined for failing to transfer shares - NZ Law Society

    1 Nov 2019: 01 November 2019. All names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who failed to transfer shares to three beneficiaries of a will has been fined $5, 000 by a lawyers standards committee. Mrs Haddington appointed the lawyer, Bute, as executor

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…9/fined-for-failing-to-transfer-shares

Last updated on the 7th July 2015