New Zealand Law

Have New Zealand Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related New Zealand Law Questions
May I pick your brain again please? As I told you I have a 2
Hi Chris, may I pick your brain again please?As I told you I have a 2 hour issues conference coming up in HC on the 23rd of August. Can I talk to you about that again please?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Please can you tell me if (in law) a sub-clause should be
Hi Chris, Please can you tell me if (in law) a sub-clause should be interpreted as it relates to the title clause rather than in isolation? e.g. F2.30 Determining if the couple is living together in a… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Further developments on the property issues (sorry for the
Hi Chris, Further developments on the property issues (sorry for the pun). Just had a call from the property manager, who basically tried to defend the owner's position with statements like the mould … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
02 February 2017 10:53, On the 1st July 2016 I asked you for
02 February 2017 10:53 Hi Chris, On the 1st July 2016 I asked you for an opinion regarding a Dispute Tribunal hearing where I was claiming for an unpaid invoice and the Tribunal ruled and dismissed th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Chris, As a result of a recent Tribunal finding, I am having
Hi Chris, As a result of a recent Tribunal finding, I am having to pay compensation of $21,000 to the victim. The person who stole the money has also been convicted of a similar offence around the sam… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, Please can you tell me the current process for getting
Hi Chris, Please can you tell me the current process for getting legal aid and the criteria I need to meet. Further to my explanation of events, the IAA will be deciding whether to dismiss or refer th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, I would imagine that lawyers have their own Code
Hi Chris, I would imagine that lawyers have their own Code of Conduct? If I can show (in writing) that a law firm blatantly lied, would this not be a breach of the lawyers Code of Conduct...or does th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
There are 30 Tribunals in NZ. How many of them dont give
There are 30 Tribunals in NZ. How many of them don't give you the right to appeal a decision?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
My Dispute Tribunal claim was dismissed. I am not argueing
My Dispute Tribunal claim was dismissed. I am not argueing the decision as such. However, the Grounds of the Order contain incorrect or "slightly" statements that I would like to be amended as per my … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, A Tribunal rejects the first statement of complaint
Hi Chris, A Tribunal rejects the first statement of complaint and accepts its replacement. Is the Tribunal then allowed to totally ignore all evidence and statements that were put forward with the ori… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
On 17 October 2013 the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal issued
On 17 October 2013 the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal issued a decision in my favour ordering a registered motor vehicle to repay me the purchase price of a car bought from him and rejected under the… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi, I have recently developed, through experience, a new process
Hi, I have recently developed, through experience, a new process for cost-effectively and speedily addressing someone's unlawful status. It only applies to people with a certain set of circumstances (… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, As you are aware, since its inception several years
Hi Chris, As you are aware, since its inception several years ago and as per decision IACDT 020/13, the IAA have been referring unfounded allegations to the Tribunal as facts on a routine basis. I cur… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, This could be bad. I terminated Limited Co. business
Hi Chris, This could be bad. I terminated Limited Co. business in March 2011 (and advised the IAA of the change - to sole trader - as no more Limited). However the IRD would not let me close the co. d… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Can false statements about me made to a regulatory body(the
Can false statements about me made to a regulatory body(the FMA) by a large corporate be considered defamation and can the matter be pursued under the Defamation Act?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
Hi, there, I have advertised my truck on trade me. A buyer
Hi, there, I have advertised my truck on trade me. A buyer came to view the truck. We started the truck for him. He checked the truck himself and left. The next day, his working partner rang me and di… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
A client engaged and paid for my employment and immigration
A client engaged and paid for my employment and immigration services in March 2009. He has laid a complaint against me to the IAA. I was not licensed until November 2010 (I was employed by a lawyer (e… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers
hi chris, i have not got very far with this issue at Lotus
hi chris, i have not got very far with this issue at Lotus College,it appears that anyone can start a college, and be answerable to no one,i have recently written to my local M P seeking to find out w… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,119 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris The Lawyer

Chris The Lawyer

Lawyer

26,119 satisfied customers

40 years qualified as a lawyer; LLB, MMgt and FAMINZ.

serish khan

serish khan

Lawyer

82 satisfied customers

Solicitor/Partner at Khan & Associates

LawNZ

LawNZ

Other

31 satisfied customers

Trusted advisor to businesses and individuals on company, consumer, employment, IP, and trusts issues, among others.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,667 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

PaulmoJD

PaulmoJD

Attorney

48,490 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

27,767 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x