NZ’s contempt-of-court law is currently found in a mix of case law and statutes. The country may soon get a singular statute for it.
Two alumni return to the firm, while two others come from in-house roles
Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy’s approval is recognition of the justice’s service as a judge of the High Court
He has more than three decades of senior in-house experience at the insurer and two major financial institutions
Police have found that a law student found dead in his car earlier this year was shot by his classmate during a drug deal.
Sam McLernon’s mother suggested he became a lawyer. “She generally knows best,” the Russell McVeagh solicitor tells NZLawyer.
Why you’re in the right job.
Thousands of NZ lawyers are set to benefit from a new partnership between the country’s national carrier and the largest voluntary legal membership organisation.
A lawyer, fed up waiting for the birth of his daughter, has taken a novel approach to speeding the delivery along.
A top-tier firm has advised on the first initial public offering under the new Financial Markets Conduct Act regime.