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The Artist QC Painting An Important Story On Climate Change

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Former Bar Association President Clive Elliott has developed an equally busy vocation as an artist focused on climate change issues, along with writing and commenting on IP and technology law issues . . and poetry. A QC at Shortland Chambers, Clive Elliott calls himself a “serial dabbler”, he recently kicked off two ‘climate art’ exhibitions …

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Retired District Court Judges Re-Appointed

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The appointment of five more Acting District Court Judges has been gazetted. This follows the appointment of six Acting District Court Judges earlier this month. Laurence John Ryan, retired District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court for a term of two years commencing …

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Saving Lives From Coronavirus By Staying at Home – The ‘Flattening the Curve’ Phenomenon

For most countries struggling to deal with the coronavirus, the main issue is avoiding a complete breakdown in health services as cases mount and the hospitals are overwhelmed. It is a case of “flattening the curve”, as this article from Vox.com explains. The main uncertainty in the coronavirus outbreak in the United States now is …

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Pro Bono Lawyers Help Victims of Dunedin Ponzi Scheme Operator Barry Kloogh WhoAdmits $15 Million Fraud

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A Dunedin man who ran a Ponzi scheme has admitted defrauding investors of at least $15.7 million. Barry Edward Kloogh (57) pleaded guilty in the Dunedin District Court today to all but one of the charges brought by the Serious Fraud Office. Kloogh provided financial advisory services through several companies of which he was the …

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