The draft form is clearer and more user-friendly – but there’s still room for improvement, says senior official
The solicitor left clients to “make a judgement call” on major investment
The firm deepens its technology expertise with the new appointment
The NZ practice employs 30% of the country’s registered patent attorneys
The Wellington lawyer with terminal brain cancer who took her fight to the right to die to the High Court has died of natural causes this morning.
Several NZ firms - and a NZ lawyer now based in the States - have advised on the $785m takeover deal of a service station network owned by a US energy giant.
The looming threat of funding cuts has dissipated in time for the release of the new and improved Community Law Manual.
A UK client up on drugs charges has been accused of stealing his lawyer’s phone.
Twelve years ago, one law firm partner weighed in at 100kgs and smoked and drank “a lot”. Now he’s dropped a quarter of his body weight and is representing NZ in amateur triathlons.
One top tier firm has announced 15 new appointments, while a large Christchurch based firm welcomes two lawyers to its partnership.