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,..
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 ..
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 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..
As Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations from 2008 to 2017, Christopher Finlayson completed an unprecedented number of settlements with iwi. In 2012 alone, Parliament passed more Treaty legisla..
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..
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..
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..
Principles of Law for New Zealand Business Students is designed for students of the commercial law paper in the New Zealand Diploma in Business and those taking introductory law courses for business d..
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 Rule of Law' is a phrase much used but little examined. The idea of the rule of law as the foundation of modern states and civilisations has recently become even more talismanic than that of demo..
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..