Law Commission

David Goddard QC had acted for the wife known only as Ms Scott.

Supreme Court departs from 50/50 rule in lawyer’s divorce case

Mon 11 Dec 4

Top court ups one-off payment for woman who stayed home.

Law Commission president Douglas White, QC, points out the act is likely to affect the lives of most New Zealanders

Relationship property: Law Commission asks if old act is still working

Tue 31 Oct 2

Capital Letter: Commission says fundamentally different approaches would require a substantial redesign and involve making difficult policy decisions.

NZ funeral directors says few problems here

Tue 23 May 2

An Australian study found exploitation of grieving families

LawCom commissioner Donna Buckingham

Capital Letter: Advancing tech sees Law Commission scramble for reforms to spying act

Wed 16 Nov

Under the act it is not possible to get a warrant for types of surveillance that do not meet certain criteria. 

Kennedy Graham

Greens concede judges register bill short-lived

Fri 5 Dec

Register of judges interests was proposed following Bill Wilson resignation.

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