NZ’s contempt-of-court law is currently found in a mix of case law and statutes. The country may soon get a singular statute for it.
Two alumni return to the firm, while two others come from in-house roles
Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy’s approval is recognition of the justice’s service as a judge of the High Court
He has more than three decades of senior in-house experience at the insurer and two major financial institutions
While Australian legal salaries have been flat for the past year, New Zealand lawyers are seeing rises on the back of strong demand
With the entry deadline fast approaching, NZ Lawyer looks at this year’s categories and how nominees can stand out
Despite US Supreme Court judges usually avoiding commenting on political topics in public, one has shared her thoughts on Donald Trump becoming president.
A lawyer who studied at Harvard is the first non-American to win this “bit of cricket” competition.
A group of more than more than 1,000 lawyers are arguing the referendum result was “influenced by misrepresentations of fact and promises that could not be delivered”.
The lawyer was allegedly caught with a small quantity of methamphetamine last Friday.