News

  • Is this the best cure for workplace stress? by John Hilton

    There’s an easy solution to both stress and resolving conflicts in the workplace that all L&D professionals can learn from, says one leading academic.

  • KWM top for deals in 2015 by Steve Randall

    The latest full year legal adviser tables from Mergermarket reveal which law firm acted on the most M&A deals in Asia last year… Law firms score highly for LGBT diversity… Corporate hire for Reed Smith… Four Muslim men file $9 million discrimination lawsuit…

  • Law heavyweights add pressure on Chinese premier by Steve Randall

    Law experts from across the globe have called for China’s president to release those held after a crackdown on rights lawyers and advocates... This sector is experiencing strong M&A growth… Bar Council moves pupillage timetable… Drunk who punched Uber driver on video sues victim…

  • Judge slams government ‘anti-prison’ policy by Samantha Woodhill

    A New Plymouth judge has slammed the government policy recommending probation officers to suggest punishments other than prison.

  • Entrepreneur creates robot lawyer by Samantha Woodhill

    A student entrepreneur has launched the very first robot lawyer, capable of giving tailored legal advice.

  • Five minutes with… Sébastien Aymeric by Samantha Woodhill

    Sébastien Aymeric, associate at James & Wells, tells NZ Lawyer why the strangest cases he’s been involved in are to do with counterfeit products.