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Mark Henaghan – The Legal Luminaries Project

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

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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

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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 Maintenance Notice (Cancelled)

This scheduled maintenance has been cancelled. We will advise when it is re-scheduled.

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Westlaw NZ Tips – Training and Technical Support for Westlaw NZ

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

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OnePass User Experience Update

We are committed to the continued enhancement of our online services, including OnePass. We have worked closely with customers to identify pain points and usability issues with OnePass. We have listened and made significant improvements to the OnePass user experience. We are happy to advise these changes will go live on Sunday the 25th of ...more

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Freelance lawyering?

Libby Hakim, the article author, is a Sydney-based copywriter, specialising in website and legal copywriting, and a former lawyer.  As a lawyer, Libby worked in legal publishing and insurance litigation before spending 12 years drafting legislation for the NSW government. A career in the legal sector has traditionally offered only two distinct paths: private practice ...more

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Westlaw NZ June 2017 Release Notice

We are pleased to confirm with you details of the upcoming Westlaw release scheduled for the 21st of June at 12am (NZST). Release Notes We encourage you to review the release notes below and update any internal material you may have ahead of the release. Release Notes We hope you enjoy your enhanced Westlaw experience. We encourage ...more