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Kenneth Johnston QC appointed as Associate Judge of the High Court

We warmly congratulate Kenneth Johnston QC on his appointment as an Associate High Court Judge. Ken has been in Lambton Chambers since 1997, soon after it was founded. Before moving to the independent bar he had been National Managing Partner of Rudd Watts & Stone. He has had a long and distinguished career at the [...]

2018-03-05T10:47:12+00:00 Chambers News|

Taxation Today – An article by Pam Davidson

What is a 'regular pattern' of acquiring or erecting and then disposing of your own home, and why does it matter? “REGULAR PATTERN” OF BUYING AND SELLING WHAT? The disqualifying provisions simply use the terms “dwelling houses” and “residential land”. Read literally, a regular pattern of buying and selling (or erecting and selling) any dwelling [...]

2018-03-05T11:19:53+00:00 Taxes|

Pam Davidson appointed as Trustee for the Todd Foundation

We congratulate Pam Davidson on her recent appointment to the Board of Trustees of the Todd Foundation. The Todd Foundation is a charitable and philanthropic foundation established by the Todd family. It aims to provide funding and support to organisations and projects in Aotearoa New Zealand that add to the Foundation’s vision of inclusive communities [...]

2017-12-19T17:29:41+00:00 Chambers News|

Pokémon Go craze raises questions on how augmented reality affects real-world rights

Augmented reality technology is another test for the law’s age-old struggle to keep up with innovation. Augmented reality (AR), the technology behind Pokémon Go, creates a virtual world that overlaps with the physical, so users can interact with a combination of both worlds in real time. AR has been flagged as a technology poised to [...]

2017-11-03T10:21:32+00:00 Cyber Risk, Toby Gee|

What next for cyber resilience?

Businesses are increasingly recognising cyber security and cyber resilience requires active and vigilant engagement by the board and senior executive team, and should not be restricted to the IT department. With the introduction of mandatory data breach legislation in Australia expected later in 2016, it’s never been more important for all levels of an organisation [...]

2017-11-03T10:07:02+00:00 Cyber Risk, Toby Gee|

An Interview with Gaeline Phipps

Wellington barrister and New Zealand Doctor columnist Gaeline Phipps puts a spotlight on what changes she has seen in the health sector and the past several years, what GPs ask barristers, and some advice on how to get through tough days.

2017-10-09T15:58:29+00:00 Medico-legal|

Lambton Chambers welcomes Toby Gee as a member of Chambers

We welcome Toby Gee as a member of Lambton Chambers. Toby practised as a civil barrister in London for 20 years, before moving to New Zealand at the end of 2013. He was then employed as special counsel in leading national law firm MinterEllisonRuddWatts for some three years before returning to independent practice as a [...]

2017-12-11T14:15:36+00:00 Chambers News|

Lambton Chambers congratulates Kenneth Johnston on his appointment as Queen’s Counsel

Kenneth Johnston is one of three Wellington barristers and one professor to be awarded the rank of Queen’s Counsel in 2016. This ancient honour reflects a recognition by the Attorney General that a lawyer has excelled at the highest level of law, and is suitable to undertake the most important and complex litigation before the [...]

2017-11-09T20:37:27+00:00 Chambers News|