Professor Jacinta Ruru Otago University Law School

Toitū te Whenua, Toitū te Mana

Renay Taylor, Thomson Reuters NZ  Senior Product Development Manager, attended University of Otago Professor Jacinta Ruru’s Inaugural Professorial Lecture (IPL).  This is her account of the event. She writes… This has been a stellar year for Jacinta Ruru (Raukawa, Ngāti Ranginui me Ngāti Maniapoto), Professor of Law at Otago University. On 1 January 2016 she commenced ...more

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The Law of Secured Credit launches

The Law of Secured Credit, by University of Otago academic Barry Allan was launched recently at a function hosted by the University and attended by friends, members of the profession, colleagues and students. The book is one of the largest bodies of academic writing completed for a first edition by a single author in New Zealand. ...more

Legal Research Webinars - New Dates Available - Dec 2016

Legal Research Webinars – New Dates Available – Dec 2016

Join us for an interactive live online legal research training session.  All training is complimentary and included as part of your subscription. All training is delivered by the Training Specialist Team via web conferencing or “WebEx”.  This method provides a quick, easy, efficient and convenient way to receive training. Simply select a course from the ...more

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Margaret Bedggood – The Legal Luminaries Project

This is the second of a series of in-depth interviews with our esteemed legal leaders; our legal luminaries.  Professor Margaret Bedggood, QSO looks back over her life in the law, speaking candidly about her achievements, offering advice for younger lawyers and discusses what she thinks are the most important legal issues right now. About The Legal Luminaries Project ...more

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Infinitylaw – software for legal practice management

A lawyer’s time is always of the essence Managing time and information are fundamental to operating a successful legal practice. For many that is achieved through a fully featured and integrated legal practice system called Infinitylaw. What is Infinitylaw? Infinitylaw is a well-respected, customisable accounting, management and marketing system you can tailor to fit the ...more

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Westlaw NZ Tip – How to email a link to search results

Westlaw NZ provides the ability to email a link to a Search Result.  This is helpful for when you want to share search results with a colleague. The email a link functionality is an option available from the Email Options menu. Step 1: Login to Westlaw NZ and conduct a search. Step 2: From the ...more

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Westlaw NZ – Post Release Issues

Updated as at 29/11/16 Please be aware we are currently working to resolve a number of post release issues. A small number of users have experienced the following issues. Post Release Issues: FirstPoint link showing for some users who do not subscribe to this services. Workaround: None Status: Unresolved Some users are experiencing PDF and other ...more

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Westlaw NZ – November 2016 release update

We are pleased to confirm that the Westlaw NZ November release will go live on Wednesday November 16 at 12 midnight NZDT. This release includes enhancements requested by our customers and addresses a number of bugs which have been reported by our customers. The enhancements and fixes include but are not limited to: Mobile friendly ...more

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Westlaw NZ Mobile Friendly Release Notice

The Westlaw NZ Mobile Friendly Release has been scheduled for the 16th of November after 12.00 midnight NZDT. To support use on mobile devices there will be some minor changes to the aesthetics and icons used on Westlaw NZ, including relocation of Quick Links from the left hand pane to a newly created right hand ...more

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ProView NZ Tip – How to access a list of legislation in an eBook or eSub title

The Alphabetical List of Legislation menu option provides a quick method for locating legislation available in a product in ProView.  The Alphabetical List of Legislation link is listed in the table of contents of publications that contain a number of different Acts and Regulations. Examples of NZ Titles that feature the Alphabetical List of Legislation menu option include: ...more