Patricia Veen is an online specialist and trainer providing support to key customers. She has been with Thomson Reuters for 20 years and in that time has held multiple customer-facing roles.
Did you know there are several ways to get live help with finding information in Westlaw NZ? The right pane in Westlaw NZ contains context sensitive help – just click the Help light bulb. At the foot of that pane, wherever you are in Westlaw NZ, there will be options to contact the Training Team or Technical Support. ...more
Finding Future Legislation Did you know that you can now find future legislation in Westlaw NZ? Once a Bill has been assented, but isn’t yet in force, Westlaw NZ legislation is updated with a “future version” tab so you can see what the legislation will look like when the change comes into effect. From the ...more
After you have downloaded a document from Westlaw NZ into Word, you may see gridlines as per the example below. These can be distracting, and while you cannot totally remove them from your Microsoft Word document, you can remove them from view. Step 1: On your Microsoft Word toolbar, look for the ...more
When searching in Westlaw NZ you often want to enter several search terms, but you want those search terms to be found within a reasonable distance of one another. It is easy to nominate the word range to do this. Use the numerical connector between terms to retrieve documents where the search terms appear within a nominated ...more