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James Hardie’s significant downsize in New Zealand unlikely to stall $200 million plus class action 2

James Hardie’s significant downsize in New Zealand unlikely to stall $200 million plus class action

Powered by LawFuel – James Hardie’s release to the Australian Stock Exchange yesterday – that it ultimately intends to “cease all manufacturing of products in New Zealand”, at the cost of some 120 Kiwi jobs …

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Born in a Pandemic - New Defence Law Group Focused on Delivering Better Results For Maori Defendants 3

Born in a Pandemic – New Defence Law Group Focused on Delivering Better Results For Maori Defendants

“..the justice system was beginning to consider the impact of colonisation on offence rates. .” Christopher Stevenson A new defence lawyers group, the Defence Lawyers Association New Zealand, is the only such group set up …

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Bar Association Welcomes Decision on Meth Sentencing 4

Bar Association Welcomes Decision on Meth Sentencing

Revamp of guidelines for meth sentencing welcomed The New Zealand Bar Association welcomes a Court of Appeal decision which gives detailed guidance on sentencing people convicted of offences related to the importation, manufacture and supply …

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Game On For Australian Litigation Funders and Class Action Lawyers 6

Game On For Australian Litigation Funders and Class Action Lawyers

Class actions are on the rise in Australia after the Royal Commission into misconduct in the financial sector, but also with more ‘litigation funding action’. The first half of 2018 saw 29 class actions filed …

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Insurance litigator Jonathan Scragg on 'perfect storm'

NZ Insurance Litigator Appointed to Top Insurance Law Group

Duncan Cotterill Partner and Insurance Litigator Jonathan Scragg Has Been Appointed to Global Insurance Group ​LawFuel  – Duncan Cotterill insurance lawyer Jonathan Scragg has become the first New Zealander to sit on the prestigious global association of …

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