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
Can a Member of a Club (incorporated Society) be trespassed
Can a Member of a Club (incorporated Society) be trespassed by a President without due process, no evidence, no Natural Justice, no right to appeal, etc.? Or, one member can not issue a trespass to an… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I am a commercial tenant running a hotel business in
I am a commercial tenant running a hotel business in Rotorua. We had an incidence of fire damage to one of our apartment. The lease states we have the right to CEASE payment for RENT and OUTGOINGS how… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I am renting land to graze horses and the sgreement ids in
I am renting land to graze horses and the sgreement ids in dispute and has has tenancy hearing date of 13-102020. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
Enforcement of singapore arbitration award in new zealand. I
enforcement of singapore arbitration award in new zealand. I wish to know if high court judgment providing leave to a party to enforce the award can be used to enforce the award in new zealand or do t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
We own a small business/ cafe and are planning to talk to
Hi we own a small business/ cafe and are planning to talk to our landlord about our rent due to being shut down during covid. In our lease under landlords insurance it states he must have 12 months in… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I have another question, please. Recently, I won an appeal
Hi, I have another question, please. Recently, I won an appeal against a summary judgment ruled against me in the high court. One year later, I was adjudicated bankrupt by another party (a bank). The … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
Last Saturday I was served a bankruptcy notice in which I
Good morning, Last Saturday I was served a bankruptcy notice in which I have 10 working days to respond. Unfortunately I do not have funds to afford my own lawyer, but the notice, I understand to read… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I got a judgement from the EMPC against my ex employer. I've
I got a judgement from the EMPC against my ex employer. I've ordered an bailiff to collect the money or to seize property. I was told that the company has only leased valuables they cant be seized. Ca… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
What happens when there is a conflict between a court
What happens when there is a conflict between a court judgment stating a registered lease is under the authority of the Local Government Act 2002 but the registered lease, effective from 1 November 20… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
Our lease was registered by the lessor's legal firm as a
Our lease was registered by the lessor's legal firm as a lease in renewal of the previous lease, s117 LTA 1952; because it is in renewal, its operational provision, section 41(4) LTA1952 means it is e… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
CA460/2013 CA667/2013 [2015] NZCA 417 & Banks v Grey
CA460/2013 CA667/2013 [2015] NZCA 417 Douglas & Christine Banks v Grey District Council; prior tot his judgment Council offered our lease as a renewal lease under the PBLA 1969 (sec7(1)(e) & we accept… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
We have a lease on Commercial Premises which is due to expire
We have a lease on Commercial Premises which is due to expire January 2016. The Landlord has had all of their insurances cancelled from March 27th 2015 after an insurance risk assessment was done and … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I am unable to access any template or rule specifically saying
I am unable to access any template or rule specifically saying on what form a Stay of Judgement and its fee is to be made. I have rung and emailed the Appeal Court in Wellington and HC in Well and Auc… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
Moved into an Apartment with 2 bedrooms, 1 carpark, no washer,
Moved into an Apartment with 2 bedrooms, 1 carpark, no washer, no drier in June 2013. Resigned a lease for an extension in Dec 2013 when the rent went from $360 to $380. A new renewal lease form has a… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I am looking for case law where contractual agreements have
I am looking for case law where contractual agreements have been made with a clause requiring co-operation and implied good faith. Do you know of any? Thank you.… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
I have been ordered to pay costs against me in the High Court.
I have been ordered to pay costs against me in the High Court. That is presently being finalised. I have lodged an appeal in the Court of Appeal and I need a stay for paying those costs subject to the… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
Does a small ommission in the proceeding number (albeit an
Does a small ommission in the proceeding number (albeit an innocent oversight) render a judgment invalid under high court rule 5.12… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 satisfied customers
We have a question about the Property Law Act 2007, in particular
We have a question about the Property Law Act 2007, in particular sections 253 & 256. A small number of lessees are facing future cancellation of their council leases over non payment. Brief Backgroun… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,866 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

31,866 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