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
What, if any, regulatory or registration requirements are
What, if any, regulatory or registration requirements are there for a U.S. wholesaler of travel packages selling to NZ residents through a registered AUS or NZ travel agency? The actual travel will be… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
I had an agreement with a magazine company for a years worth
I had an agreement with a magazine company for a years worth of advertising. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Actually I received a letter from Tauranga district court
Actually I received a letter from Tauranga district court related to my previous case which was closed i got punishment 8 months driving license canceled and 600 dollars fine last year and last week I got a letter from Tauranga district court related to my same case and I don't understand what the court wants me to do again with this letter I don't understand can you please help me to understand and I don't know what I do now. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
My wife and I have taken a claim to the disputes tribunal
My wife and I have taken a claim to the disputes tribunal lodged on friday 30th November. ist respondent for the claim is GEM Viisa or Latitude Finance, the second respondent is www.cheapoair.com, who… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
I have come back to NZ and my bank has sold my accounts to
I have come back to NZ and my bank has sold my accounts to the debt collectors because they thought I was not coming back to NZ. Now I have 2 debt collection companies chasing me for debt payments. But I feel this is wrong as I had not defaulted on anything to begin with. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
My wife joined a IT course provided by a private firm they
My wife joined a IT course provided by a private firm they assured 100 percent placement guarantee … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Can an alleged driving infringement notice be enforced by an
Hi. Can an alleged driving infringement notice be enforced by an off duty police officer. Do I have the right to request evidence? What are my rights in general? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
An Australian debt collection agency has called my work and
Hello An Australian debt collection agency has called my work and sent emails to confirm identity. I have been advised that this relates to a credit card (in my name) which may or may not have been us… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hi. I have an old debt in Australia from over 3 years ago that
Hi. I have an old debt in Australia from over 3 years ago that I never paid. I'm now living in New Zealand, and have received a letter from a NZ collection agency, saying I need to pay the debt in one… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, i have been reading the various post/comments regarding
Hi Chris, i have been reading the various post/comments regarding having a NZ Student Loan while living in Australia. I too fall into this category; as such i am investigating the options available to… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hi. Some time ago I used a site called Freeplaymusic to download
Hi. Some time ago I used a site called Freeplaymusic to download some music for online educational videos. As far as I was concerned they were free for me to use as I used them. Recently they have com… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hello, we are NZers who signed a "non cancellable" timeshare
Hello, we are NZers who signed a "non cancellable" timeshare contract on 26/07/13 in Bali Indonesia. The contract is for 38,000 nz dollars payable over 5 years at 5% interest and it buys us a week at … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hi, I got a parking ticket at wilsons car park in Auckland.
Hi, I got a parking ticket at wilsons car park in Auckland. It costs $6.50 per hour. I was 15 minutes late and got a $65 fine. This is a 1000% fine. I thought in NZ there was a limit to what % can be … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
We are a business that sell machinery manufactured for us by
We are a business that sell machinery manufactured for us by a preferred engineering company in NZ. A second engineering company handles our 0 800 number, advising on technical problems and distributi… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hi, I have been caught exceeding the speed limit by more
Hi, I have been caught exceeding the speed limit by more than 40kph, and the mandatory 28 days suspension is currently in place while I await my summons to appear in court. I would like to find out: 1… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Hello, In 2002/2003 I got a credit card in Australia and
Hello, In 2002/2003 I got a credit card in Australia and subsequently owed 10k on it. In 2003 I moved to New Zealand and lived there until 2011 (I am German and back in Germany now on a secondment for… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
I WAS BOOKED FOR SPEEDING WHEN IN NZ RECENTLY...I THINK THE
I WAS BOOKED FOR SPEEDING WHEN IN NZ RECENTLY...I THINK THE DATE WAS ABOUT 16 MARCH... I HAVE LOST THE ORIGINAL FINE AS IT WAS MISPLACED DURING MY CHANGE OF ADDRESS.. I WISH TO PAY THE $80 FINE (62 IN… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 satisfied customers
Up until May of this year I was contracted to a company as
Up until May of this year I was contracted to a company as a clothing agent. My registered company name isXXXXX Ltd. When I took on a Label called Black Apple I was sold a personalized plate "BLKAPL" … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
25,863 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

25,863 satisfied customers

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

serish khan

serish khan

Lawyer

82 satisfied customers

Solicitor/Partner at Khan & Associates

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

24,667 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

PaulmoJD

PaulmoJD

Attorney

48,261 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

27,179 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

< 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