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Local Government Legal Teams Day 2020

By Donna Llewell, In-House Legal Counsel, Bay of PLenty Regional Council| April 1, 2020 at 2:57 AM

On Friday 6 March, Christchurch City Council’s legal team hosted the Local Government Legal Teams Day with a staggering 65 in-house local government lawyers in attendance (and others on a waiting list).

What employers should bear in mind when navigating COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in New Zealand

By James Warren, Partner, and Charlotte Evans, Associate, Employment and Labour team at Dentons Kensington Swan| March 30, 2020 at 11:07 PM

Given these unprecedented and constantly changing times, many employers have questions regarding obligations to employees, especially where businesses are unable to operate, and employees are unable to work over this period.

Some practical tips for lawyers working from home

By Ros Morshead, Director at Tauranga/Rotorua law firm Law Box| March 31, 2020 at 12:54 AM

Lockdown. A word that will make history, and a situation that has unilaterally pushed all lawyers and their firm’s operations into the unknown without consultation.

LawTalk: What if we were trained to help each other?

By Sarah Taylor, Director of Client Solutions at LOD| March 31, 2020 at 12:59 AM

Our friend Tony Southall died on 9 September 2019. He took his own life.

Looking after mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19

By Website Administrator , | March 31, 2020 at 1:22 AM

COVID-19 is changing our daily lives. It's important to look after our wellbeing and the wellbeing of our whānau and community as we get through this - together.

Opinion: Administration of Oaths and Declarations in Circumstances of Mandatory Self-isolation

By Website Administrator , | April 1, 2020 at 10:37 PM

The New Zealand Law Society | Te Kāhui Ture o Aotearoa asked Auckland barrister Paul Collins to give his opinion on the administration of oaths and declarations in circumstances of mandatory self-isolation. This is reproduced below.

Update - ILANZ Awards 2020

By Website Administrator , | April 21, 2020 at 10:19 PM

The ILANZ committee has made the difficult decision not to continue to run the ILANZ awards in 2020.

President's Column - March 2020

By Sian | March 1, 2020 at 10:16 AM

Kia ora koutou


Well what a few weeks it has been.

ILANZ Committee - Join the team

By Website Administrator , | February 14, 2020 at 1:53 AM

Are you interested in making a significant contribution to the in-house legal community? You can do this by joining the ILANZ Committee for the 2020-2022 term.

ILANZ Committee Nominations - 'A year on the committee'

By Website Administrator , | February 20, 2020 at 9:51 PM

Considering nominating for the ILANZ committee? Want to know what a year on the committee looks like?


Click here to check out the video below with ILANZ President, Sian Wingate.