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
Own a house with my mother she put 365,000 in and couldnt
Hey i own a house with my mother she put 365,000 in and couldnt get a morgage so i used my name to get it ao it was joint and i put 20,000 in plus the 200,000 loan she is not being very nice about any… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My partner and are parting I have land in my name owned
My partner and are parting I have land in my name owned seperatly before we got together no written prenup verbal agreement witness … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My parents have a family trust, they are trustees and
My parents have a family trust, they are trustees and beneficiaries, and my brother and I and our descendants are beneficiaries. They are looking at the trust buying a house as an investment together … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
We own a property where we are living in and want to rent it
We own a property where we are living in and want to rent it out since we have bought another property. Do we have to form an LTC company to claim tax return for the rental property or we (myself and … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
I have a couple of questions about assets division after
Hi there, I have a couple of questions about assets division after separation … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
Do I get charged for using his service? I'm wanting to get
I'm wanting to get some information re buying a relative out of my property & who hasn't contributed towards the mortgage payments for 9 years. Can I deduct the 9 years from the profit of the home? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My partner is Kiwi and I am on a work visa. she is going to
hi, my partner is Kiwi and I am on a work visa. she is going to buy a house (Mortgage) and i am going to pay the deposit. how can i make a contract to receive my deposit back in case we dont stay toge… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My late mother left my stepfather a life interest in mine
My late mother left my stepfather a life interest in mine and my sisters property (we are the 50% owners) we are currently selling the property and our stepfather has agreed to sign 'a release' - appa… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
I and my ex-girlfriend have separated for a while. Before
I and my ex-girlfriend have separated for a while. Before that, we have lived together for more than 3 years. I sponsored her for Residency. If I bought my own house in the future, will I be required to have her signatures in any documents ? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
I would like to buy some land partly with a loan from the
I would like to buy some land partly with a loan from the bank and my daughter and son in law would like to build a house on it. They would need to get a loan for this and I would go guarantor for the… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My son was living with a girl mths in different houses, but
My son was living with a girl for 18 mths in different houses, but eventually he used his KiwiSaver and saved money as they both had separate accounts so he could buy his grandparents house. Due to Ki… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
I am inquiring on behalf of a friend. He has a property in
I am inquiring on behalf of a friend. He has a property in which he gave 50% to his daughter and son in law when they bought back into the property in which they are tenants in common. they have no eq… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
Hi I am in a rent to buy house and have paid over $20k deposit,
Hi I am in a rent to buy house and have paid over $20k deposit, I was going to buy the house but it turns out to be a leaky home and I cant get a mortgage on it, now the owner will not budge on return… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
i have separated from my husband and am thinking of buying
i have separated from my husband and am thinking of buying him out of our house, the house still has a mortgage, how do i work out a fair settlement and does the outstanding mortgage come into it?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
Hi. My Husband & I separated almost 1 year ago. I have 2
Hi. My Husband & I separated almost 1 year ago. I have 2 children, one from a previous relationship & one with my husband. We brought a house about 5 years ago & we still have a considerable amount ow… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
My husband told me today he is leaving me. We have been together
My husband told me today he is leaving me. We have been together for 4 years. What are my legal rights. He owns his own business and a yacht. The house is in my name and when we sell I know he gets 1/… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
10 years ago, my wife and I built a house on land we thought
10 years ago, my wife and I built a house on land we thought was gifted by her parents. We have since learned, the land is in a family trust, with the trustee's being my wife's parents. We used the la… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 satisfied customers
Hi, just question regarding relationship property. I am trying
Hi, just question regarding relationship property. I am trying to protect my personal savings from becoming relationship property. My partner and I have been together for more than a year, and I reali… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,837 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

31,837 satisfied customers

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

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

24,699 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

LawEducator

LawEducator

Attorney

52,174 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,811 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

< 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