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In-House Insider Articles

A ‘world leading framework’ for pay equity in the pipeline

By Catherine Fleming, Senior Associate, Public Law at Kensington Swan| 20 September 2016


The Government is in the process of fashioning “a world-leading framework for the consideration of pay equity”, to be announced “in the not too distant future” according to Michael Woodhouse, Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety.  (Questions in the House...

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General Counsel Forum - July/August

20 September 2016


The July/August General Counsel Forums focused on diversity, with special guest speaker Dame Jenny Shipley.

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Shared Services series

19 July 2016


The following article is the first in a series where we invite in-house lawyers in various organisations to share how the Shared Services rules changes will impact their provision of legal services. First up, Bruce Northey, General Counsel, Auckland District Health Board.

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Distress and Injury to Feelings: Will Employees Increasingly Look to the Human Rights Review Tribunal?

By Steve Wragg, Senior Associate and Mallory Ward, Solicitor, Kensington Swan| 21 June 2016


An employee who has suffered unlawful discrimination may opt to bring their claim in the Employment Relations Authority (Authority) or in the Human Rights Review Tribunal (HRRT).

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NZ Law Society - Practising Well

21 June 2016


The New Zealand Law Society's Practising Well initiative provides access to support and resources for lawyers in three key areas: healthy mind, healthy body, and healthy practice.

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The Show Must Go On - but it will be a different sort of show

By Sarah Taylor, Lawyer, Environmental Protection Authority| 17 May 2016


Confession: I've been working as an in-house lawyer for 18 years (gulp) and, until last week, I had never been to an ILANZ Conference.

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ILANZ Scholarship 2016

17 May 2016


The ILANZ conference also saw the awarding of the 2016 ILANZ scholarship to Sarah Taylor, Lawyer, Environmental Protection Authority.

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2016 ILANZ In-House Lawyer Awards Winners Announced

18 May 2016


ILANZ In-House Lawyer Awards Winners Announced

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What commercial clients want from their lawyer

By Brett McAnulty, General Counsel, TVNZ| 19 April 2016


The relationship between external and in-house counsel has changed remarkably in the last ten years.

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