New Zealand is part of FATF, which is an international body established in 1989 with the objective of setting standards and promoting effective implementation of legal, regulatory and operational measures for combating ML/TF and other related threats.
In newly released guidance as part of the BSB Handbook, the regulator said that barristers should remember that they are bound to never behave in a way that would likely diminish the trust and confidence of the public in barristers or the profession.
The regulations now prescribe an overall limit on the total of the New Zealand units available by auction the New Zealand units available by other means, and the approved overseas units available (new sections 30GA to 30GC and 30IA and clauses 4 and 15 of new Schedule 1AA and repeal of sections 178A and 178B).
The mandatory code will replace the voluntary code that was created in 2004. “The self-regulation approach has failed to maintain adequate and consistent standards across the board,” Mr Hipkins says.
A Philadelphia jury decided on the award Tuesday after finding J&J and its subsidiary, Janssen, failed to adequately warn men that the use of its drug Risperdal could result in the growth of breasts.
This includes the “Pre-Hearing Directions” to provide clarity around the applicable deadlines and filing requirements that parties must adhere to when filing their written submissions, common bundle of documents, and bundle of authorities in advance of a hearing.
The proposal for policy changes comes as the government takes aim unfair practices such as target-based sales incentives, which put profits ahead of people. These practices have been identified in recent reviews by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and the FMA, which have also highlighted problems in the banking and insurance system, including weak […]
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There are a number of stories that are trending in the law industry this month. Below we will take a look at some of the most popular stories. New Zealand’s gun buyback problem New Zealand is taking gun crime and guns very seriously. Therefore, the government has introduced a program that allows its citizens to […]
“This special sitting will provide an opportunity for practitioners to remember former Chief Judge Tom Goddard and to reflect on his significant contribution to employment law and practice,” Employment Court Chief Judge Christina Inglis said.