An international firm recently announced its plan to become one of the first in the UK to embrace fixed-fee litigation: But if the trend spread here, how would it go down Down Under?
NZ Lawyer’s latest magazine edition 6.2 is hot off the press and features an investigation into New Zealand’s biggest law firms by lawyer count. Today we bring you a sneak preview of the results
In a landmark judgment earlier this month, the English Court of Appeal ruled that a hospital's decision to place a "Do Not Resuscitate" (DNR) notice on a patient's file, without the patient's knowledge, was unlawful. But how does this work in the New Zealand context?
Mathew Gribben has joined Buddle Findlay's Auckland office as a senior solicitor in the environmental and resource management team
Chapman Tripp is the latest firm to announce its intentions to move back into the Christchurch CBD - and the firm says its new premises is bigger and better than its predecessor
Buddle Findlay partner, Grant Dunn, tells NZ Lawyer the secrets to his success - and outlines some key issues facing the corporate/commercial legal space