A top-tier lawyer with a growing burger business has used crowdfunding to upgrade his popular burger truck
The lawyer, a trained Trust Account Supervisor, had his client deposit money to his personal account.
The Pacific Business Trust (PBT) has appointed Kim Tuaine, who has more than 13 years’ experience as a specialist Australian migration lawyer, as its Chief Executive Officer.
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Former Central Hawkes Bay mayor and Waipukurao lawyer, Hugh Edward Staples Hamilton, is on trial in the High Court at Auckland for allegedly aiding a former property developer in arranging "unlawful advances" for the purchase of Belgrave Finance - but his lawyer says he was just "following instructions"
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Bell Gully has formally announced the appointment of three new partners and four senior associates in its Auckland and Wellington offices
Chapman Tripp has announced the appointment of five new senior solicitors in its Auckland office
A chance meeting at Robben Island in South Africa back in 2001 has culminated in an international award for one University of Waikato law professor
Cabinet has formally approved the regulations for equity crowdfunding, allowing businesses to raise up to $2 million from investors. We talk to a lawyer who's spent two years working with Government on the issue to find out what this means for your clients