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 am after New Zealand immigration question. Thanks. I am.
I am after New Zealand immigration question. Thanks … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I hope you are well. Thank you for all your help, you have
Hi Chris,I hope you are well. Thank you for all your help, you have been great. Could you please review the attached document and advise if any changes are required? Thank you.… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I am currently off work with work related stress due to my
I am currently off work with work related stress due to my mental health. My wife took the medical certificate to my employer who demanded to know why I was off. Due to the sensitive nature of this, m… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
Can you please tell me if an ex employer can legally recover
Can you please tell me if an ex employer can legally recover an alleged over payment? I received my full and final pay in good faith and on the understanding that it was true and correct. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I have been sent an invoice on 26/19/2016 for overdue
I have been sent an invoice on 26/19/2016 for overdue working for families tax credit plus interest and non payment penalties for the 2013-2014 tax period. How can this be fair. Can they make an invoice for so long ago. It was their mistake that the dues were overlooked.And I being charged penalities and interest … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
My daughter made a mistake in invoicing a client of
My daughter made a mistake in invoicing a client of undercharging $600 - although she gets commission on some sales this was not a commission sale. She has since resigned to start a new job and in her… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
We built a house under a fixed price contract with a
We built a house under a fixed price contract with a building company. There were provisional sums for items that were greatly underestimated or incorrectly quoted. The fixed price was 400k for comple… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
There, I am employed under a Collective Employment Agreement
Hi there, I am employed under a Collective Employment Agreement and I am a member of First Union. My employer has fairly recently raised with the unions on our site , their intention to restructure / … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
, My electricity supplier incorrectly loaded by credit number
Hi, My electricity supplier incorrectly loaded by credit number when processing my direct debit form in 2012. As a consequence someone else has been paying my bills for the last 2 1/2 years and has on… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
Good Morning, my husband and I have a small exterior plastering
Good Morning, my husband and I have a small exterior plastering business and currently have four staff. For the last three months we have had only enough work for the four staff and my husband has sto… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I have an issue with my employer and the IRD. I have recently
I have an issue with my employer and the IRD. I have recently paid off a student loan and had letters from IRD to tell me that this had been completed and that I needed to change my tax code according… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
Hi Chris I was placed in bankruptcy earlier this year. I have
Hi Chris I was placed in bankruptcy earlier this year. I have disclosed everything to my OA and as I have lost all my assets this was relatively straight forward. I am now single as the whole thing of… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
If a government department has been making an error in my pay
If a government department has been making an error in my pay since June 16 th 2003 1 Do they have to pay the wages missed 2 How far back do they have to go..... I have been employed by a government d… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
i am currently working for an employee who is making it impossible
i am currently working for an employee who is making it impossible for me to do my job. She has recently told us that if we make a mistake causing the business to lose money this will be deducted from… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
Hi There I have a friend who made an error of judgement
Hi There I have a friend who made an error of judgement and did not take cover for USD when the rates were down. In fact she was verbally advised by people from the bank and forex trade that the NZD/U… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I have just recently had a mediation regarding an abusive boss,
I have just recently had a mediation regarding an abusive boss, unfortunately the company turned the tables on me and gave me an option of resigning with a payout or going back to work and facing disc… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
I have had to take a redundancy package as my job was de-establish
I have had to take a redundancy package as my job was de-establish due to the company having lost a very large contract. About a month or six weeks before this happened, the company employed a 'temp' … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 satisfied customers
Hi there, Recently I was told that the company was restructuring
Hi there, Recently I was told that the company was restructuring my department due to commercial reasons. Of the 4 people in my department, myself included, only two of us were given a letter of 'pote… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,043 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:

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

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

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

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

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

32,043 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