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  • Five Minutes with… Glen D'Cruz by Hannah Norton

    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 by Hannah Norton

    Two top tier firms have advised on one of the largest deals ever undertaken in New Zealand.

  • Quick turn-around for $5m sale by Hannah Norton

    Two NZ firms advised on the sale of a finance company to Turners Group.

  • Lighter side: Lawyer forges client signature, keeps cash by Samantha Woodhill

    A bold US attorney successfully negotiated a settlement over a highway expansion then strangely forged his client’s signature to take off with the cash.

  • Firms could face fines by Hannah Norton

    A cyber expert believes reporting of data breaches will soon be mandatory in New Zealand, and law firms could face fines or criminal liability for non-disclosure.

  • Epiphany for managing partner by Hannah Norton

    The managing partner of a NZ corporate law firm had an epiphany – which has now come to fruition.