$400,000 has been earmarked for the study being run out of Otago University
Despite lower global deal volumes, Australasia deal activity increased in 2016
A complaint alleged that a judge whacked a lawyer with a crutch – at a charity event, no less. But now the matter is officially closed
The Court’s provisional operations are expected to start in September
The lawyer had previously used $500,000 from clients for other purposes and entered into a settlement but failed to honour it.
The Kiwi firm with the highest proportion of female partners has welcomed two more to the partnership.
The justice system has been met with public backlash as the Parole Board confirms Vincent Skeen’s parole hearing.
Lexvoco managing counsel Nat Parbhu works between Auckland and Melbourne. He talks to NZ Lawyer about his trans-Tasman practice.
Calling the review a significant step forward, the law firm expects further progress to come.
The proposal calls on the Family Court to have the final say, judging whether seven conditions are met.