News

  • Crowd funding: 'Small offers and big brother' by NZ Lawyer

    Chapman Tripp representatives say businesses that acquire more than 50 shareholders through the new crowd funding exclusions under the FMCA may be subject to the “big end of town” requirements of the Financial Reporting Act

  • So you want to work in PR? Get a law degree by Mackenzie McCarty

    A recent Australian report has indicated there are too many law students and not near enough jobs available for when they graduate - but does this translate into the New Zealand context? And what's the point of a law degree, anyway?

  • Why you should forget about a London OE by Peter Godfrey

    Are you a lawyer thinking of working in London for a few years? You should probably be looking somewhere else instead

  • Is there such a thing as too much networking? by NZ Lawyer

    Are modern professionals too quick to jump into new business relationships? Terri Trespicio, writer at US business site DailyWorth, thinks so

  • Lighter Side: UK lawyers caught drinking in the ladies' loo by NZ Lawyer

    Staff at a prominent UK law firm have been caught drinking beer in the ladies, according to local reports

  • Industry mourns the passing of Sir Owen Woodhouse by NZ Lawyer

    New Zealand Law Society president, Chris Moore, has this morning responded to the death of celebrated jurist Sir Owen Woodhouse, saying his "compassion and generous approach to life was always present"