Auckland Law School
Susan St John: State failure to right clear wrongs
19 February 2019
Opinion: Hon Associate Professor Susan St John asks "Why am I so uneasy at the beginning of 2019? Isn’t it supposed to be Labour’s ‘year of delivery’”?
Tricky select committee - it’s just not cricket
15 February 2019
Opinion: Claiming political advantage by not engaging in important political work shows a profound lack of understanding, writes the Law School's Edward Willis.
Conference on the future of the company a first for New Zealand
14 February 2019
Auckland Law School hosted the Corporate Law Teachers Association conference, that included the launch of a new book entitled Corporate Law in New Zealand.
A historical lens on Trump’s wall
23 January 2019
Opinion: Trump fights for his wall, the US budget impasse drags on: Dr Stephen Hoadley looks at the history and effect of walls on borders around the world.
Honorary degree for prominent philanthropist
22 January 2019
The University of Auckland will confer an Honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) degree on David Mace ONZM this week.
The effectiveness of drug treatment courts
22 January 2019
Judge Peggy Hora talks to RNZ National's Kathryn Ryan about the benefits of alcohol and drug treatment courts, ahead of a conference at the University of Auckland looking at their future in New Zealand.
The struggle against corruption
15 January 2019
Associate Professor Timothy Kuhner from the Auckland Law School has co-written a short film with staff members at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime called The Struggle Against Corruption.
Top job for Justice Helen Winkelmann
7 January 2019
University of Auckland alumna the Honourable Justice Helen Winkelmann has been appointed to the country’s top judicial post as the new Supreme Court Chief Justice of New Zealand.
Prisoner voting rights measure of democracy
18 December 2018
Opinion: The Supreme Court upheld a High Court decision over prisoners voting rights but the government is not prioritising a law change, writes Dr Edward Willis.
"Bullies made bomb noises"
13 December 2018
Persecution in the Middle East and bullying in NZ drives Kurdish/Kiwi lawyer to help refugees.
He Ara Oranga – Pathways to Wellness
11 December 2018
The Report of the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction, led by Professor Ron Paterson, has been released, with 40 recommendations within 12 broad areas.
Students track war crimes in Syria
10 December 2018
A chance to take part in an Amnesty International (NZ) investigation into possible war crimes in Syria was too good to pass up for University of Auckland students last week.