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  • Snapshot of the legal profession 2020 - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: At 1 May 2020, New Zealand’s legal profession – like the rest of the country – had spent three days in Level 3 lockdown after nearly five weeks at Level 4. Just under 15, 000 lawyers held practising certificates, of whom 14, 039 worked in New

  • David Munn retires after 44 years with Gaze Burt - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Sarah Hughes. David Munn, formerly a partner of Auckland firm Gaze Burt, has retired after 44 years with the firm. David holds the record for being the longest-standing partner in the firm’s 96-year history – a legacy of

  • Peter Francis Aitken struck off - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: The New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has ordered that Peter Francis Aitken be struck off the roll of barristers and solicitors. Mr Aitken admitted one charge of misconduct which related to his misappropriation of client

  • The old Land Transfer Office - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Sir Ian Barker QC. One huge change in the practice of law has been the digitalisation of land titles. The shift to online conveyancing meant the old paper-based system was totally swept away. With it went a significant part of the

  • Letter to the Editor: The right of religious freedom - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: The New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 affirms the right to freedom of religion and belief, and the Human Rights Act 1993 prohibits discrimination based on religious and ethical belief. The Government announced a 10-person limit at religious

  • The Capital Letter goes digital - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Geoff Adlam. It’s been a fixture in New Zealand’s legal world for over forty years. Unlike most institutions that old it hasn’t really changed in the way it looks; and amazingly it’s survived in the legal information world

  • Holding a will doesn't entitle lawyers to work - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: All names used are fictitious. The mere fact that a solicitor holds a will for a client does not mean the solicitor is automatically entitled to act in the administration of the estate. This was the conclusion of a lawyers standards committee when

  • My D.O. experience - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Jessica Collett. I first came to learn of the Devil's Own (‘D.O.’) through hearing stories from the other lawyers at my firm. The tales of camaraderie, rivalry, shenanigans and glory. It certainly piqued my interest, but that

  • Car San Diego, Solicitor, Rejthar Stuart Law, Tauranga - NZ Law…

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Angharad O'Flynn. Born in the Philippines, Car San Diego came to New Zealand to visit but fell in love - and the rest is history. After being admitted to the bar in August 2016, Car worked at a large law firm in Tauranga before

  • The Innovators: Josh McBride - NZ Law Society

    12 Jun 2020: 12 June 2020 - By Andrew King. LawFest organiser Andrew King continues a series of interviews with key legal professionals with their innovation and technology stories. I am a barrister practising in commercial litigation at Richmond Chambers in

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