Category Archives: New Zealand

LawFest 2018 on 8 March in New Zealand and the NZ steps towards electronic courts

To my regret, I have never made it to LawFest, the legal technology and innovation conference founded in New Zealand by Andrew King of eDiscovery Consulting. With five successful events under his belt, Andrew King can claim to be the … Continue reading

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Second Annual New Zealand eDiscovery Conference on 19 March 2014

New Zealand is quietly getting on with improvements to its civil procedure rules, supplementing its Discovery Rules of 2012 with a new Electronic Bundles Practice Note. Andrew King of eDiscovery Consulting in New Zealand has announced the date for the … Continue reading

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eDiscovery in New Zealand – the requirements of the Discovery checklist

As in the UK and other jurisdictions, civil litigation in New Zealand is increasingly focusing on agreement and cooperation, enforced if necessary, between the parties as to the scope and execution of eDiscovery. An article called Reinforcing the requirements of … Continue reading

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Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong claiming eDiscovery attention

Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong only look close together when viewed from a long way away. They all have a common law eDiscovery tradition, but it is coincidence of timing rather than any specific commonality which groups them together … Continue reading

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New Zealand’s new Discovery Rules and Electronic Discovery

New Zealand introduced new discovery rules in February 2012, making it the most recent common law jurisdiction to exercise closer control over how the lawyers and courts conduct the management of discovery – which inevitably means largely electronic discovery. His … Continue reading

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