The ability to make decisions and take actions that influence our life is critically important and ranges from simple everyday choices about what to have for breakfast, to far-reaching decisions about..
Law of Contract in New Zealand, written by John Burrows, Jeremy Finn and Stephen Todd, was first published in 1997. This 6th edition sees for the first time a change in authorship, being written by Je..
The fifth edition of Butterworths Student Companion: Land Law contains summaries of the leading New Zealand and international decisions that have shaped this area of law. This is an invaluable, easy-t..
The Conveyancing Law Handbook is a first point of reference for legal executives and solicitors in practice to assist in the day-to-day procedures of conveyancing. Easy to read and using examples, cha..
An introduction to New Zealand's criminal justice system - from crime and policing to the courts - aimed at students and general readers. In this major new textbook, leading scholars from criminology,..
Sir Rupert Cross hoped his work would supply "the middle place" for students and practitioners, with theoretical discussion for the former and generous case law for the latter. The New Zealand tenth e..
This bestselling dictionary is an authoritative and comprehensive source of jargon-free legal information. It contains over 4,800 entries that clearly define the major terms, concepts, processes, and ..
The global phenomenon of the establishment of specialist courts is one of the most important recent developments in environmental law. Although they are generally seen as a much needed innovation, the..
Family Law in New Zealand, 19th edition, is a consolidation of selected commentary from the online publication Family Law Service. It emphasises succinct practical analysis of the current and historic..
Family Law in New Zealand, now in its 18th edition, is written by a panel of family law experts and presents the current principles and trends of New Zealand family law in a clear and concise manner. ..
Family Law Legislation provides an in-depth consolidated resource of statutory material for easy reference in the practice of family law. Including the new Family Violence Act 2018, Family Law Legisla..
In 2021, The Trusts Act 2019 comes into force. This is the first major trust law reform in New Zealand in 70 years. Many of the key changes are aimed at making trust law more accessible to both lawyer..
This is a practical handbook which provides a clear and concise outline of the law relating to trusts, wills, executors and administrators. Changes have occurred in this area since the previous editio..
How to Write Law Essays and Exams provides law students with a practical and proven method of analysing and answering essay and exam questions. The book focuses on those questions that give students t..
"Written in Lord Denning's familiar vivid, staccato style, this entertaining work discusses cases and characters whose names will be known to all readers, grouped together under headings such as High ..
Nevill's Law of Trusts, Wills and Administration, 13th edition has a proven record of viability. It provides a clear and concise guide to the law of trusts, wills, and administration for students and ..
Dealing with a relationship breakdown, custody dispute or other family or whanau crisis can be an overwhelming, emotional and stressful experience. The last thing you need is to be thrust into the unf..
Making a will is a vital and responsible task but is often put off because the process appears so complicated. The New Zealand Will Kit sets out to change that. It itemises in clear, easy language wha..
The Mental Health (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act turns 21 this year - how is it used, and does it need to change? New Zealand's Mental Health Act in Practice constitutes a thorough, non-gov..
In Online Courts and the Future of Justice, Richard Susskind, the world's most cited author on the future of legal services, shows how litigation will be transformed by technology and proposes a solut..
The concept of law lies at the heart of our social and political life. Legal philosophy, or jurisprudence, explores the notion of law and its role in society, illuminating its meaning and its relation..
Planning Practice in New Zealand is the first text which provides an up-to-date and comprehensive discussion of the practical issues and challenges faced the application of planning law in New Zealand..
Professional Responsibility in New Zealand is an essential text on ethics and responsibility for lawyers in New Zealand. Covering the foundational subjects of client care, working with other lawyers, ..
The second edition of Butterworths Student Companion: Resource Management contains concise summaries of the leading decisions that are covered in the study of Resource Management. This is an invaluabl..
The 6th edition of Student Companion: Public Law contains concise summaries of the leading decisions that are covered in the study of public law. This is an invaluable, easy-to-read reference tool for..
Providing an excellent balance between theory, case law and practice, Understanding Company Law covers the essential concepts of company law, business organisations, financial markets, takeovers and c..