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
My employer is paying me 80% of my salary during lockdown. I
My employer is paying me 80% of my salary during lockdown. I am now being asked to sign a contract agreeing to be paid the 80% for 12 weeks regardless of when we return to work. Is this legal? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
Follow Up] If you have shared day to day care and your in
Follow Up] Customer: If you have shared day to day care and your in lockdown what is the ruling. I've read that going from one house to another is fine but if you've gone to more than one it's not ok … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
What my consequence if i not pay my credit on time because
What my consequence if i not pay my credit on time because situation no are lockdown here nz … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
If you have shared day to day care and your in lockdown what
If you have shared day to day care and your in lockdown what is the ruling. I've read that going from one house to another is fine but if you've gone to more than one it's not ok is that right. To me … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I've had a dispute with my children's father about who the
Hi. I've had a dispute with my children's father about who the children should stay with for now after our recent split … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have been in a same sex relationship with my ex partner
Hi I have been in a same sex relationship with my ex partner for almost four years. We have recently broken up. He owns two other homes and we bought the home we live in together three years ago. Jame… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have been marry for 19 years and together for 22. I need
I have been marry for 19 years and together for 22. I need to find out my rights from new zealand. I am from the states and living here now. I found out my husband cheated. I have three kids. I need i… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have been served divorce documents, by my ex, now what do
I have been served divorce documents, by my ex, now what do I do , iam in new Plymouth, New Zealand … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I need help with advice mt husband walk out and left me with
I need help with advice mt husband walk out and left me with four boys for his new girlfriends and new baby on the ways. I have no family here in australia to support me, All my family in New Zealand … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have been advised that my husband who passed in April has
I have been advised that my husband who passed in April has had insurance void due to non disclosure re: high blood pressure and pending ECG test … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I am a NZ citizen, resident in Singapore (and Malaysia) for
Hi. I am a NZ citizen, resident in Singapore (and Malaysia) for the past 40 years. I am 74 years old and becoming a little frail. I have no assets or savings and have a $40,000 debt with Citibank (cre… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
My tenant intended buying our investment property but bank
My tenant intended buying our investment property but bank says she needs to be earning at least $80k and won't take I to account her 3 boarders income. The question is, is it possible for her to buy … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
My mom and Dad own 2 weeks in a TImeshare Resort. Dad has
Hi My mom and Dad own 2 weeks in a TImeshare Resort. Dad has died and mom now owns the shares. None of the 'kids' want the shares. When she dies and the timeshares are not sold and we default on payme… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have a question about New Zealand companies being sued from
I have a question about New Zealand companies being sued from abroad. Our company is having a dispute with a man who helped us out with some things while in New Zealand. He says we offered to compensa… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
my partner and i live in Thames, north island, New Zealand. his
my partner and i live in Thames, north island, New Zealand. his ex partner and mother of his 2 young girls lives in Hamilton, north island, New Zealand. we have the girls every 2nd weekend and travel … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
Re New Zealand LawIf parents divorced 55 years ago, mother
Re New Zealand Law If parents divorced 55 years ago, mother leaves takes her 2 biological children the rest stay with father - what rights do those step children now have regarding distribution of wil… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
I have been separated for 7 months now our property is in New
I have been separated for 7 months now our property is in New Zealand yet my ex-partner of 15 yrs who we had two children, and I live in Australia. I know our property comes under New Zealand law and … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 satisfied customers
About 15 years ago my son, while under psychiatric treatment,
About 15 years ago my son, while under psychiatric treatment, struck a mental health worker with his fist (no serious injury). I suspect this would be classified as a "psychotic incident". He was tran… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,740 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

26,740 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

24,669 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

48,922 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

28,594 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