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 need help negotiating with inland revenue in new Zealand
I need help negotiating with inland revenue in new Zealand about my student debt which is $60 000! … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I am stil looking at bankruptcy in NZ for the IRD debt.But
Hi Chris, I am stil looking at bankruptcy in NZ for the IRD debt.But would like to know. CCI are in the UK and acting on behalf. If I declare bankruptcy in NZ will CCI still want the debt?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
If a person has declared bankruptcy and their name is on
If a person has declared bankruptcy and their name is ***** ***** loan documents can they sign the real estate papers to sell the house … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I am had a Student loan in 1994 I have lived in Australia
Hi Chris, I am had a Student loan in 1994 I have lived in Australia for 20 years, the contacted me after 20 years demanding $70 K. I have tried to negotiate with them but they won't accept even $38K t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I need some advise. Christchurch. Nothing yet but need
i need some advise JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: christchurch JA: What steps have you taken so far? Customer: nothing yet but need advise before doing … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
My accountant has advised me to declare bankruptcy as my
My accountant has advised me to declare bankruptcy as my business has now closed with some dept. What will I lose as my partner and I own 50% each on our house and my vehicles are on finance under the… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I am in a position where personal bankruptcy seems
I am in a position where personal bankruptcy seems inevitable, can this affect any companies i am currently one of the directors? All though I won't be able to be associated to Ltd companies can they … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
My daughter has a mortgage with Kiwi Bank. The property she
My daughter has a mortgage with Kiwi Bank. The property she owns (has a mortgage) is part of a complex and has a Body Corporate. Water damage has been noted in the property and the Body Corporate have… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I have a NZ Student loan with the IRD and am now living in
Hi Chris, I have a NZ Student loan with the IRD and am now living in the UK. I am considering filing for bankruptcy in NZ as I am unable to repay the loan and do not see myself returning to NZ to live… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I have over 100k tax debt and a mortgage I cannot afford to
I have over 100k tax debt and a mortgage I cannot afford to cover. My relationship has fallen apart and I no longer can live in that house so I am considering bankruptcy as I no longer earn enough to pay my tax bill and cover my mortgage. I am looking for advice on what would be good options in my situation. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
My son has a debt of over $100k with child support. They
My son has a debt of over $100k with child support. They take a % out of his wages every week. by the time he pays baycorp, rent, power and some gas to get to work he has nothing left for food or anyt… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
Hello, I need to declare bankrupt. My mortgage is taking
Hello, I need to declare bankrupt. My mortgage is taking 99% of what I earn and I cannot pay it anymore. The bank have already filed a property law bill and after GFC I have struggled. The house has j… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
Hi there I live in the UK and have a question about my out
Hi there I live in the UK and have a question about my out of control student loan. Like many others living abroad for 10 yrs I have stupidly ignored my student loan (about $50000) but honestly i have… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I left New Zealand in 2000 and am now living in the UK. I havent
I left New Zealand in 2000 and am now living in the UK. I haven't paid anything towards my student loan since I left (I did contact them when I left but they never sent me anything)and having had life… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
The bank has sent a final demad formoniews owing on balance
The bank has sent a final demad formoniews owing on balance of a mortgage from a leaky home that was sold way below what was owed. part is in the name of a company $66K and the balance approx $120 is … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I left New Zealand over one year ago to work in United Arab
I left New Zealand over one year ago to work in United Arab Emirates. I am a British passport holder with a New Zealand residency (I lived in NZ for 8 years). I built debt over the last 3 years in NZ … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
Hi, I am NZ Citizen moved to Aussie last year. I have a
Hi, I am NZ Citizen moved to Aussie last year. I have a residential property in Auckland which has a mortgage(if mortgage sale happens at this stages it is going to be the difference of $90000)I had t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I have a mortgage in New Zealand with ASB bank for a section
I have a mortgage in New Zealand with ASB bank for a section of land. I purchased the land 3 years ago for $1,275,000. The outstanding home loan is $550,000. The land value has been set at around $400… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 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

32,041 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