National law competition sets stage for future legal stars
The New Zealand Law Students Association conference saw some of the county’s top up-and-comers show off their legal skills.
Filing across the Tasman
The rugby field isn’t the only place of intense trans-Tasman competition: New Zealand firms are competing head-to-head with their Aussie counterparts when it comes to IP filing across the ditch, and vice versa. Hannah Norton reports
Police apology for mistaken raid
Police have apologised after mistakenly raiding the apartment of a former partner of two major NZ firms in search of methamphetamine.
Firms advise on $785m takeover deal
Several NZ firms - and a NZ lawyer now based in the States - have advised on the $785m takeover deal of a service station network owned by a US energy giant.
Help your clients adapt to new legislation
Sacha Judd from Buddle Findlay speaks to NZ Lawyer about helping clients adapt to sweeping legislative changes such as those brought in by the Financial Markets Conduct Act.
Major NZ firm third to join NZBA
A top-tier NZ firm has joined two others as affiliate members of the New Zealand Bankers’ Association (NZBA).