Minister announces lawyer appointments
Three NZ lawyers have been just been announced as members of the institution in charge of resolving employment disputes.
Top tier partner calls for delay in review
A leading climate change lawyer at a top tier firm is urging the government to wait in its review of a scheme that will have significant implications for business.
Financial literacy a plus for NZ lawyers
How much do you know about economics and accounting? According to one forensic accountant, Kiwi lawyers are becoming more and more proficient in the areas purely out of necessity.
Food for thought
A partner at a NZ IP firm – who appeared on Masterchef - is leaving the profession to indulge in her passion for food, wine and the arts.
Kiwi lawyer leads fight against drug gangs
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
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.