News

  • Prominent QC’s early knighthood by Hannah Norton

    One Auckland barrister wound up in a ditch with one of New Zealand’s most prominent criminal lawyers, who has received an early knighthood due to declining health.

  • Employee motivation: the 7 deadly sins by NZ Lawyer

    A leadership expert outlines the most important things to avoid when trying to motivate a team.

  • Days in court numbered by Hannah Norton

    Lengthy delays in the District Courts are expected to be slashed thanks to a new time-blocking system.

  • NZ law too slow for online TM war by Hannah Norton

    Traditional legal channels are too slow to combat rapidly increasing cases of online trademark wars, a New Zealand IP specialist says.

  • Lighter side: Lawyer drunk and disruptive in CLE seminar by NZ Lawyer

    A lawyer has been suspended for six months after allegedly turning up to a seminar intoxicated and proceeding to sleep while snoring loudly, before yelling at a video screen.

  • Firm bucks trend by hiring more grads by Hannah Norton

    One of New Zealand’s largest firms has revealed it is increasing the numbers of law graduates it hires this year.