Drug use in NZ’s legal profession
Yesterday a senior Auckland lawyer appeared in court for possession of meth. The Law Society talks to NZLawyer about drug use in the profession.
NZ Law Society v AG?
The NZ Law Society and the Attorney General are at odds about proposed legislation which the Society feels could impact constitutional rights.
“All New Zealanders should be very worried” - Law Society
A new bill will allow a person to be tried and convicted of a criminal offence without seeing all the information relied on by the Crown and without the right to be present, the NZ Law Society says.
Lawyer censured, fined
A NZ lawyer has been censured and ordered to pay after admitting two charges of misconduct.
A New Zealand IP firm has announced new senior associate and associate appointments, while an experienced lawyer has been reappointed as chairman of the Real Estate Agents Authority.
The last moot for two old mates
Two NZ lawyers, who happen to be old law school mates, have teamed up to take out a national cup before hanging up their competition ‘boots’.