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.
Five Minutes with… Glen D'Cruz
South Pacific Pictures is the company behind TV shows such as Shortland St, Step Dave 2 and Westside. The company’s new in-house lawyer Glen D’Cruz takes five minutes to chat with NZLawyer.
Firms advise on landmark $1.81b deal
Two top tier firms have advised on one of the largest deals ever undertaken in New Zealand.