Days in court numbered
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
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
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
One of New Zealand’s largest firms has revealed it is increasing the numbers of law graduates it hires this year.
Husband-and-wife open resort firm
Not many people could work every day alongside their other half. But for two Queenstown lawyers with an aligned values and complementary areas of law, it makes for a sensible decision.
Five minutes with... Vicki Ammundsen
Trust law specialist Vicki Ammundsen chats to NZLawyer about her new firm, making legal education compulsory in schools and growing grapes in the Far North.