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  • Kiwi lawyer leads fight against drug gangs by Hannah Norton

    A high-profile Kiwi lawyer, who currently represents former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd, is on a mission to tackle drug gangs using online scams to recruit unwitting drug traffickers.

  • What TPP could mean for NZ’s IP by Hannah Norton

    With Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations tipped to be soon underway again, two pre-eminent NZ IP specialists discuss potential implications of the treaty on NZ’s intellectual property space.

  • Five Minutes with… Glen D'Cruz by Hannah Norton

    South Pacific Pictures is the company behind TV shows such as Shortland St, Step Dave 2 and Westside. The company’s new in-house lawyer Glen D’Cruz takes five minutes to chat with NZLawyer.

  • Firms advise on landmark $1.81b deal by Hannah Norton

    Two top tier firms have advised on one of the largest deals ever undertaken in New Zealand.

  • Quick turn-around for $5m sale by Hannah Norton

    Two NZ firms advised on the sale of a finance company to Turners Group.

  • Lighter side: Lawyer forges client signature, keeps cash by Samantha Woodhill

    A bold US attorney successfully negotiated a settlement over a highway expansion then strangely forged his client’s signature to take off with the cash.