NZ’s contempt-of-court law is currently found in a mix of case law and statutes. The country may soon get a singular statute for it.
Two alumni return to the firm, while two others come from in-house roles
Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy’s approval is recognition of the justice’s service as a judge of the High Court
He has more than three decades of senior in-house experience at the insurer and two major financial institutions
The criticism was lobbed by an American lawyer in a panel discussing how to improve contract drafting.
The proposed changes includes flexible trustee powers and updated rules and more options for removing and appointing trustees without having to go to court.
On its eighth year, the event will celebrate Shakespeare while helping the Child Cancer Foundation.
The review comes after a number of reports about lack of staff and claims of increasing court delays.
The newly named Crown solicitor takes over the role from Lance Rowe following his appointment to the District Court Bench in April 2016.
One partner-turned-magistrate shows perhaps the best way to say farewell to BigLaw to become a judge.