One of the nightmares for all involved in cases is what to do about swearing affidavits while the Covid 19 lockdown continues. There may be a couple of options open to practitioners.
The NZBA has recevied the following update from the Chief District Court Judge, His Hon Judge Heemi Taumaunu regarding proceedings in the District Court during alert level 4.
Following on from Hon. Justice Geoffrey Venning's decision to step down and return to full-time judging, Honourable Justice Susan Thomas is to become New Zealand’s next Chief High Court Judge.