Presented by Fairfax Media and Westpac, the New Zealand Women of Influence programme recognises and celebrates women from all walks of life who make a difference to everyday Kiwis.
A damning new report into gender issues amongst the country’s legal fraternity reveals female lawyers are still well-outnumbered in the top spots.
The classic approach when a person is defamed is to sue the statement maker. However, this is not always practical when it comes to publication on the internet: that individual may be unidentifiable, in a different jurisdiction, or the type of person who will relish litigation and use the public forum of the court to continue their attack.
Senior Associate Claire English discussed the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 on Prime TV’s Back Benches.
Mai Chen discussed pay equity recommendations on Radio New Zealand’s Morning Report.
NZ Lawyer said, “Mai Chen has consistently blazed a trail in the law, co-founding New Zealand’s first public law specialist firms, writing the best-selling Public Law Tooldbox, and arguing ground-breaking public law cases.”
Chen Palmer founding partner Mai Chen is speaking at Kea Inspire 2016.
Foreign investors looking to swoop in and take advantage of the distressed or mortgagee sale of farms over the next year may find they are not easy pickings.
Anthony Healy, CEO of BNZ addressed the Superdiversity Stocktake Forum held on 8 March 2016.
The Education Act 1989 is being reviewed, so now seems an ideal time to address the lack of a specialist complaints review and resolution body in the school sector.