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
I requested to change some English money to NZ dollars
I requested to change some English money to NZ dollars through the HIFX money transfer system. I requested that 35000 pounds was changed into NZ dollars on 31st July at 20.59. I received an email with a contract telling me how much I would have to transfer to the UK branch of HIFX. My bank would not allow me to transfer more than 30000 pounds and so at 21.07 on 31st July I replied to the email with the contract stating that I had to cancel the request. I did not see the notice stating that it was an automated email However neither did I receive a return email stating that the email address was not monitored. HIFX now want me to pay 787.86 pounds as the pound increased in value when they saw that I had to cancel the money change. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
Trustpower cut off our phone and broadband on the weekend
Trustpower cut off our phone and broadband on the weekend after I answered an unsolicited call from them offering cheaper phone and broadband rates than our current supplier,Vodafone. I signed nothing… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
I have been issued with two notices of court fines. These
Hi I have been issued with two notices of court fines. These are for failing to register a dog and the other failing to comply with any bylaw authority each contain a bill of $330.00. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
I have a careless driving charge and need some advice about
Hi I have a careless driving charge and need some advice about it please … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
We recently received invoices from a website host which were
We recently received invoices from a website host which were over three years old. He had no address on two of the invoices and the address of the person who initiated ( and at the time was a director… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
What constitutes harassment when a husband has had an affair
What constitutes harassment when a husband has had an affair and the children find the txt messages and send a barrage of messages back to the woman calling her a whore etc and then like wise the wife… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
I'm having relationship problems and have sent a few texts
I'm having relationship problems and have sent a few texts to my partner pretending to be someone else I also phoned his wife pretending to be someone else I also made up a Facebook page and sent a me… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
Buyrite Spares Division and Marks Appliance Repairs.Here
Buyrite Spares Division and Marks Appliance Repairs. Here is an account of events with two companies that I am in dispute with and would appreciate some advice. I owned a Polo dishwasher that was part… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
I was part of a franchise and we felt we were being feed misrepresentations, So
I was part of a franchise and we felt we were being feed misrepresentations, So we walked as we did not no what else to do, They have gone into a telecom hub and taken over my personal mobile phone nu… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
HiI had an internet fling with someone recently. We were
Hi I had an internet fling with someone recently. We were found out by his partner who obtained some gmail chat which was embarrassingly quite sexually explicit. The sexual part was part of a big pict… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
My son & I left South Africa in January 2003 & at the time
My son & I left South Africa in January 2003 & at the time were under the impression that all outstanding accounts had been settled. About three years ago I got a letter from debt collectors demanding… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
What can you do when a person is constantly sending harrassing
What can you do when a person is constantly sending harrassing emails demanding money, when we have gone thru the dispute tribunal, independent mediator, lawyers. Constantly threatening to take us dow… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
Hi there, I have full custodian of my fourteen year old (natural
Hi there, I have full custodian of my fourteen year old (natural child) daughter. Yesterday my daughter rung my adopted parents (whom I have the legal rights to my child against) to pick her up follow… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
I am a graphic designer. I have created a brand Identity for
I am a graphic designer. I have created a brand Identity for a client. They are using all of the collateral I created on their website, business cards, signage, letterheads, compliment slips, envelope… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
My family and I were recently on holiday in Fiji. On the day
My family and I were recently on holiday in Fiji. On the day before leaving, a NZ mobile phone company, mistakenly direct debited $4000 from a bank account of ours, that we were set to use to pay for … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
Hi I have been helping a solo Mum and kids after she has
Hi I have been helping a solo Mum and kids after she has left her ex husband in a voluntary councelling role ....he has become infuriated and is sending me abusive texts on my mobil.......using the mo… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
If I have left my place of employment, where I had a company
If I have left my place of employment, where I had a company phone. Are they allowed to say that I have gone on annual leave in the answer phone message or do they need to state the truth that I have … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 satisfied customers
Bought a blackberry mobile from mobile repair shop last week
Bought a blackberry mobile from mobile repair shop last week and there was a notice at the shop to choose carefully as they don't do refunds. Took the phone home and charge it but phone not working an… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,094 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

26,094 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

48,486 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

27,683 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