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  • Legal nomenclature and JAWS - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. I read with interest and amusement Sir Ian Barker’s recent article on legal nomenclature (“ Legal nomenclature – from prolix to trendy”, LawTalk 933, October 2019, pages 69-70). I wish to assure Sir Ian that there is no

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/commentary
    /letters-to-the-lawtalk-editor/legal-nomenclature-and-jaws

  • From the Law Society - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. It’s been more than a decade since the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 (the Act) came into force and during that time many issues have arisen in relation to how the legislation works in practice and the need to keep pace with

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /from-the-law-society

  • Justice Terence Arbuthnot Gresson (1914–1967) - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. Sir Ian’s recollections of Justice Gresson are indicative of the affection and respect with which he was held by the profession. His death by suicide on 14 November 1967 at midnight was a major shock, but the prevailing attitudes

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/about-nzls/legal-profession-history
    /justice-terence-arbuthnot-gresson-19141967

  • Censure for breaching confidentiality - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. [All names used in this article are fictitious]. A lawyer who breached her obligation of confidentiality has been censured and fined $2, 500 by a lawyers standards committee. The lawyer, Somerset, acted for Mr and Mrs Clywd before

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…censure-for-breaching-confidentiality

  • AML and compliance success - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. It was truly satisfying to read in the Dominion Post recently that the Police have apprehended a sophisticated drug dealing and money laundering operation with arrests made in Shannon and Palmerston North. Clearly the Anti-Money

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/commentary
    /letters-to-the-lawtalk-editor/aml-and-compliance-success

  • John Campion suspended from practice for two years - NZ Law Society

    31 Oct 2019: 31 October 2019. Former Hamilton lawyer John Campion has been suspended by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal from practising for two years from 17 October 2019. Mr Campion had been found guilty of unsatisfactory conduct

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /john-campion-suspended-from-practice-for-two-years

  • Threat made for improper purpose - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. [All names used in this article are fictitious]. Advising a lawyer that one’s clients were considering making a complaint to the New Zealand Law Society, and their decision may depend on “how much longer it takes to bring

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-th…/2019/threat-made-for-improper-purpose

  • The (then) Supreme Court judges - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019 - By Sir Ian Barker QC. Sir Ian Barker continues his personal observations on some of the key players in the law when he was a new lawyer. Supreme Court judges of the 1950s and early 60s were few in number and rather remote figures.

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/about-nzls/legal-profession-history
    /the-then-supreme-court-judges

  • Mentoring of younger lawyers - NZ Law Society

    29 Nov 2019: 29 November 2019. I was most interested to read the article on Trevor Booth (“Retiring from practising law at 90”, LawTalk 934, November 2019). I had a few dealings with him when I was in private practice in Whakatane and always found him

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/commentary
    /letters-to-the-lawtalk-editor/mentoring-of-younger-lawyers

  • Queenstown lawyer fined $15,000 and censured after criminal…

    22 Oct 2019: 22 October 2019. A Queenstown lawyer has been fined $15, 000 and censured by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal, after receiving two criminal convictions. Adam McAra Copland was convicted in July 2018 for driving with

    https://www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/news
    /queenstown-lawyer-fined-$15,000-and-censured-after-criminal-convictions

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