A top-tier lawyer with a growing burger business has used crowdfunding to upgrade his popular burger truck
The lawyer, a trained Trust Account Supervisor, had his client deposit money to his personal account.
The Pacific Business Trust (PBT) has appointed Kim Tuaine, who has more than 13 years’ experience as a specialist Australian migration lawyer, as its Chief Executive Officer.
The reforms were supposed to give parents more options outside of costly court proceedings but they have been criticised for creating new problems.
In-house teams prefer alternative billing arrangements, but a high proportion say they don’t work.
A world leading arbitrator and litigator who advised on the Rainbow Warrior case 30 years ago has spoken out about the misconceptions surrounding the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).
A Greek judge has convicted and sentenced a dead man, despite the defence lawyer explaining that his client had already died.
With younger lawyers not tolerating long pay-ins to equity partnerships and some equity partners avoiding retiring at 65 the future of some NZ law firms is looking stark, according to a law firm planning specialist.
A Christchurch insurance lawyer who was in one of the Canterbury earthquakes is now fundraising for his home country of Nepal.
New Zealand and Australian arbitrators have signed off on a new agreement to promote out-of-court processes.