livenews.co.nz 08 Apr, 2021 03:45 am

Legal Sector – Consultation now open on draft Terms of Reference for Independent Review of the statutory framework for legal services

Legal Sector – Consultation now open on draft Terms of Reference for Independent Review of the statutory framework for legal services

” Chaired by Whaimutu Dewes, a seven-member steering group has developed the Terms of Reference for the Review.Mr Dewes says “It’s important that we get the Terms of Reference right as this will determine what issues will be examined and shape the recommendations made by the independent reviewer.“We’d like feedback on the Terms of Reference by Thursday 20 May 2021.Once the Terms of Reference are agreed and a reviewer appointed, there will be further consultation with members of the profession, representative groups, members of the public and interested parties.

” Anyone wishing to provide feedback on the draft Terms of Reference is invited to complete the survey.The New Zealand Law Society | Te Kāhui Ture o Aotearoa is seeking feedback on the draft Terms of Reference for the Independent Review of the statutory framework for legal services in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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