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.
DLA Piper New Zealand partner Laura Scampion talks to NZLawyer about a day-long negotiation involving a white shag pile carpet, Cristal champagne and Habanos - as well as surfing and Te Arai Point.
A disgraced lawyer falsely accused two prison offers of planting evidence, a tribunal’s reserved decision reveals.
How a crudely-iced cake could shape injury to feelings compensation payments under the Privacy Act.
Three judges have been sacked for allegedly viewing porn at work, using official judiciary computers.
A major NZ firm is representing a billion-dollar US private equity business in its investment in a local company.
A move from litigation to collaboration under proposed RMA reforms could see less work for the legal fraternity, a partner says.