A good sport
The World Anti-Doping Agency’s director general, David Howman, talks to NZ Lawyer about the pursuit of fair and drug-free sport, and his former career as a lawyer and barrister in New Zealand.
Five minutes with… Barney Cumberland
Barney Cumberland, partner at Simpson Grierson, speaks with NZ Lawyer about his stress management strategies and how he came to work in the law.
Australasian firms at risk of collapse in current market
Some firms in Australasia may be at risk of collapsing as highly dynamic market forces combined with the inability to change leave businesses exposed.
Contribution the key, as local leader makes her mark
A prominent NZ lawyer will continue to make a contribution to New Zealand’s legal practice and society this year in two ways.
The robots are coming
In June 2014, Associated Press announced plans to use automation technology to produce stories about earnings reports. Now, it seems robots will be taking on the legal profession too.
Clients warned on paying ‘lip service’ to ‘corporate veil’
A recent case highlights that New Zealand’s courts may be willing to pierce the ‘corporate veil’ of ownership in pursuit of parent companies.