It’s very important to promote entrepreneurial behaviours in New Zealand, says Professor Stuart McCutcheon.
The vice-chancellor said “leaking” the submission was “unprofessional” and “will not encourage me to consult with staff of the faculty in the future.”
Staff have been accused of “colluding” with members of the legal profession and blamed for causing low workplace morale.
A letter from 31 law school staff was not presented to the university's council.
University of Auckland appears to be backtracking on plans to increase the number of law students next year.
A controversial decision to boost the number of law students at the University of Auckland has prompted fierce debate within the university, and within the legal profession.