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In-House Insider Articles

eCLANZ discussion with Paul Gillard

1 December 2013


Paul Gillard was one of the keynote speakers on personal leadership at the recent CLANZmini event held in Auckland. In his presentation the General Manager Corporate at Tenon Limited mooted key areas where an in-house lawyer could improve their personal...

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Takeover Panel launches new guide

1 December 2013


The Takeovers Panel has published shareholders guidance today, in a booklet called A Basic Guide for Shareholders about the Takeovers Code. This is an easy to read Guide for retail investors who are already shareholders in New Zealand companies or...

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The qualities of a true leader

1 December 2013


The Institute of Strategic Leadership asked their leadership programme participants what qualities Nelson Mandela displayed and they said:

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Leadership in focus: CLANZ mini 2013

By Turei Mackey| 1 November 2013


All aspects of leadership were the focal point of CLANZ’s inaugural CLANZmini conference last month.

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Michael Heron QC, A Year in the Solicitor-Generals Role

By Turei Mackey| 1 September 2013


When eCLANZ caught up with Solicitor-General Michael Heron QC it had been just over a year since the former Russell McVeagh partner had started in the role, and a very busy year at that.

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LexisNexis solutions designed to improve productivity for in-house lawyers

By Jan Lang| 1 September 2013


In a challenging and regulated business environment, working as an in-house lawyer can be demanding. Lighten the load with LexisNexis solutions that can:

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Energy Law Association Essay Competition 2013

16 July 2013


This year the Energy Law Association (ELA) is running the inaugural ELA Essay Competition.  The ELA invites applicants from a wide range of legal areas.  We envisage that essays will be on any legal topic directly of relevance to the...

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CLANZ Chapman Tripp Public Sector In-House Lawyer of the Year 2013 Wendy Brandon

1 July 2013


Congratulations on receiving the CLANZ-Chapman Tripp Public Sector In-House Lawyer of the Year award. What do you think drove this recognition from your organisation and external advisors?

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Starting to prepare for CPD

18 June 2013


The proposed rules and guidelines for the introduction of mandatory continuing professional development for all lawyers are now before the Minister of Justice for approval.  We have been asking different legal teams what they are doing to prepare for the...

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Employment provision for in-house lawyers

By Rachael Breckon| 1 May 2013


In-house lawyers might like to consider including in their employment contracts a provision that recognises they are officers of the court and that these duties override their duties to their client organisation.  With that in mind, Kensington Swan employment law...

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