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
How do I lodge a District Court Appeal? The letter from NZ
How do I lodge a District Court Appeal? The letter from NZ Transport Agency says:You do have a right of appeal against this decision to a District Court pursuant to Section 106 of the Land Transport A… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
I received an email from my ex's lawyer he sent me a draft
I received an email from my ex's lawyer he sent me a draft of the Order for Discovery as required by the Judge. He has asked if I agree to it and if so he will take steps to seal it. Do I notify the F… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
How does one go about preparing a Judicial Review against a
How does one go about preparing a Judicial Review against a government entity … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Can a bankruptcy notice be issued if it relates to a high
Customer: Hi Pearl. can a bankruptcy notice be issued if it relates to a high court costs award, that is under appeal? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
In which court would the following actions be heard? Note,
In which court would the following actions be heard? Note, more than 1 court may be correct.1. Non-payment of an account worth $10,000.2. Claim for damages of $12,000 resulting from a car accident.3. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
I recently applied for a nzta tsl licence, it was declined
hello, i recently applied for a nzta tsl licence, it was declined based on not passing police vetting, is there posible another way to obtain it? letter states i can appeal, this does affect my small … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
I am trying to give support to a friend, who has a
I am trying to give support to a friend, who has a protection order with urgency issued against her previous partner. That partner has now appealed (within the 90 days) what happens next? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Taxable allowances are being included in my NZ IRD child
Taxable allowances are being included in my NZ IRD child support assessment, they are not a bonus or a pay rise, they are purely to ensure that no spending power is affected for my family while I have… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
I have a question concerning a bankruptcy matter, I am in Wa
Hello I have a question concerning a bankruptcy matter … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Im here today to ask advise in regards of my partner who is
hi, im here today to ask for any advise in regards ***** ***** partner who is currently in custody (on remand) and recently his sister passed away in the states. i want to know if its possible that he… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 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
31,682 satisfied customers
What forms do I use to apply for an extension of time for leave
What forms do I use to apply for an extension of time for leave to appeal (civil) in the Appeal Court… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
I have a friend whose application for an extension to his work
I have a friend whose application for an extension to his work visa work visa was rejected by the NZ Immigration Service early February 2013. His work visa expired in mid February 2013. They lodged an… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Can New Zealand Courts restrain foreign property in purely
Can New Zealand Courts restrain foreign property in purely Civil cases, where the holder of the restrained property has done no harm in the country where he holds the property (and indeed only alleged… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
my children 3 & 7 year od girls are being allowed to relocate
my children 3 & 7 year od girls are being allowed to relocate to aus. as my ex-wife of 6 years wishes to live with her long distance boyfriend who works in a mining town. The boyfriend has not been th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Why is the court in whangarei putting a child in the path of
Why is the court in whangarei putting a child in the path of an abusive father , with no Lincse to drive him and has beaten his mother. Dose NZ want another child DEATH, this is a crap court decision… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
Urgent. My son has been declind a visa under section 61 of
Urgent. My son has been declind a visa under section 61 of the immigration act to remain in NZ. My husband and I plus two of his siblings are residents here (NZ) - what can I do to stop them deporting… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 satisfied customers
1) If we have never lived in NZ all our "married" life - is
1) If we have never lived in NZ all our "married" life - is she entitiled to file for separation, assets split and child access in NZ ? - Would I stand a better chance in this having the legal matters… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,682 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

31,682 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