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  • Lighter Side: Law school parody ad causes YouTube sensation by Samantha Woodhill

    A hilarious parody of refugee lawyer Deng Adut’s University of Western Sydney ad using a lazy private school student has been released.

  • Is the Law School Crisis Affecting Harvard? by NZ Lawyer

    Harvard Law School accepted 55 students who transferred from other schools in 2015, according to data recently released by the American Bar Association.

  • Another big year ahead for M&A in Asia-Pac by Steve Randall

    Following a strong year for mergers and acquisitions in 2015 this year is “red hot”, according to one law firm… Global cartel fines decline says law firm report… New head for Pinsent Masons’ Vario…

  • Market study into legal services announced by Steve Randall

    Regulators in the UK are to investigate whether legal services are working well for consumers and small businesses… China arrests more lawyers for “subversion”… Lawyer files action against an American icon…

  • New Zealand’s “most racist law” under attack by Miklos Bolza

    One of New Zealand’s most notorious ‘Maori only’ laws could soon be scrapped as the government sets regulatory reform in its sights.

  • District Court Judge passes away by Miklos Bolza

    A District Court Judge has suddenly died in his Rotorua house with colleagues paying their respects to the well-known legal personality.