2019 AMINZ Conference
~~~~1-3 AUG 2019, CHRISTCHURCH
The theme for this year’s AMINZ Conference is “Still making it work”.The focus will be on disasters and the place of dispute resolution with a particular emphasis on earthquakes, floods and climate change.
NZ Law Foundation has awarded up to $7,000 towards supporting the attendance of 20 law students/your practitioners.
Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd - NZ Law Foundation 2019 Distinguished Visiting FellowPosted on: 07 Aug 2019
Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd is visiting New Zealand from 9th Sept to 12th Oct 2019 as the New
Congratulations to NZ's International Negotiation TeamPosted on: 10 Jul 2019
The Foundation-funded NZ representative team from VUW Law Faculty (Lucy Kenner and Raphael Solomon, coached by Grant Morris), placed 6th
Otago researchers find 2014 Reforms take Family Justice backwards - July LawTalk column by Law Foundation Director Lynda HagenPosted on: 05 Jul 2019
A major Law Foundation-funded research project has found that around three-quarters of professionals, many lawyers, felt the family justice system
Report confirms inadequacies of Legal Structures for Social Enterprise organisations and the need for change - June LawTalk column by Law Foundation Director Lynda HagenPosted on: 12 Jun 2019
A recent Law Foundation-backed report could be the catalyst for a revamp of the law governing social enterprises - organisations
Biography launched on the life of lawyer Shirley Smith - 1916 to 2007Posted on: 10 Jun 2019
Sarah Gaitanos' book "Shirley Smith: An Examined Life", was launched today, at Unity books in Wellington.
The book provides a chronological
2-Day Symposium & Public Lecture: Contemporary issues for children's rights: international and national contexts
19-20 AUG 2019, RUTHERFORD HOUSE, VUW This two-day symposium will examine contemporary issues affecting children's rights across 4 broad areas: (1) ... read more
**Workshops - options for reforming trial process in acquaintance rape cases
28 AUG 2019, AUCKLAND ~~~~30 AUG 2019, WELLINGTON Professor Elisabeth McDonald and Paulette Benton-Greig will present findings and reform proposals from their ... read more
**2019 Shirley Smith Address by Professor Vanessa Munro - "Judging Juries: The 'Common Sense' Conundrums of Prosecuting Violence Against Women"
~~~29 AUG 2019, GRAND HALL PARLIAMENT, WELLINGTON
The Law Foundation is pleased that Professor Vanessa Munro, an international expert of ... read more
Mental Capacity Law Conferences - in 7 NZ centres in Sept 2019
2-19 SEPT Mental Capacity Law Conferences will be held in seven New Zealand Centres during September 2019. The conferences will be of ... read more
2019 Common Ground Nation Building Governance CANZUS Symposium*
25-29 NOV 2019, WAIKATO/TAUPO/BAY OF PLENTY REGIONS Te Mata Hautu Taketake M?ori - M?ori & Indigenous Governance Centre (MIGC) will host ... read more