The situation is particularly bad in New Zealand and there are still major aftershocks ahead
There’s much more to achieve, the New Zealand Law Society says
The Law Society was ordered to pay the former lawyer thousands
An ethics committee appointed by the state’s highest court says the codes of professionalism do not prohibit the practice
The founder of a wholly online law firm reckons cloud-based firms will eventually be able to undercut the entire legal profession.
The group says the law society should be rechristened the “Criminal Leniency Society”.
The court, which would deal with disputes less than £25,000, was put forth after an extensive civil courts structure review.
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The lawyer for a New Zealand bank fees class action group says Kiwi litigants won’t be deterred by this week’s High Court decision in Australia.
The Rangiora and Oamaru barristers will hold Family Court warrants, a statement from Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson said.