Why you need a will – done the right way

Around 1500 people in New Zealand die every year without a will. This guide sets out the what, why and how of making a will.… Read More

Some comments on the Harmful Digital Communications Act 2015 safe harbour

The Harmful Digital Communications Act 2015 was enacted on 2 July 2015, and it raises a few issues that hosts should be aware of.… Read More

Do zombies have a right to privacy?

Death sometimes changes the law that applies. Zombies are dead (obviously). Does the death of a person end the right to privacy?… Read More

How social media changes negotiation tactics

Social media has changed the way disputes are negotiated. Now, every couple of weeks a legal threat goes viral and results in public backlash. … Read More

Legal threats and the Streisand effect

Matthew Inman swiftly taught Funnyjunk a lesson in how fast bad publicity can spread online, and in particular what’s known as the “Streisand Effect”.… Read More