Issue 489 | 02 November 2020
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LexisNexis ONDEMAND webinars are delivered by subject experts and accompanied by a short comprehension quiz. Our latest ONDEMAND webinars are as follows:


Guidance on the principles and practical issues associated with workplace disciplinary processes
and investigations.
Duration: 60 min

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The webinar looks at the recurring issues of fairness and reward that are commonly encountered during inheritance disputes and provides legal advisors, arbitrators and mediators with tools to advise and manage these when drafting or advising clients on wills, estates and succession. 
Duration: 60 min

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This webinar examines the ongoing challenges of knowing your customer and practicalities of ensuring appropriate customer due diligence in an increasingly digital world in order to meet AML/CFT requirements.
Duration: 60 min

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Applying for a court order to administer a deceased estate when a person dies without a will is often complicated. This webinar appraises the requirements for an application of intestacy; the selection of appropriate evidence in support of the application and the recognition of factors that affect entitlement.
Duration: 60 min

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The application process for Letters of Administration with the will annexed differs from probate applications and knowing what matters need to be considered and addressed and supported by evidence, or indeed omitted, when making an application, is not always clear. This webinar provides guidance on recognising the key requirements for the preparation of a valid will and the requirements for making an improperly executed will declared valid.
Duration: 60 min

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To find out more about the content webinars, click via the eStore here.
Did you know that our LexisNexis training webinars are complementary and most are 
CPD compliant? 
Tuesday, 3rd of November at 10am

Have a look under the hood of Lexis Advance to get a better understanding of how CaseBase and LexCite work as our caselaw and legislation citators. Understand the sources from which they draw their information and how they can be used to aid your legal research and save you time.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 5th of November at 3pm

This session will provide knowledge on the basic features and functionalities of Lexis Advance. Make use of the red search box for general searches, filter and narrow your results and get familiar in using the alerts and favourites. Utilise the different pods such as your history and publications and the availability of creating your own work folders to organise your research, documents and matter you are working on.
Duration: 60 min

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Tuesday, 10th of November at 12pm

This session will look at how Practical Guidance operates as a stand-alone module and as a partner to the research you may run on Lexis Advance. In Practical Guidance, you can find guidance written by experts in different areas of law that lead you to the relevant cases and legislation, forms, checklists and precedents as well as extracts from the key text Lexis publishes in that area. Focus on understanding the use and benefits of Practical Guidance modules for your everyday research.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 12th of November at 4pm

Improve your research skills and save time using Lexis Advance. In our Civil Litigation focused training session, discover how to customise your publications efficiently. Learn how to filter your search results, link to your favourite publications, highlight and make annotations, create your own work folders to organise your research results and stay up to date with the latest content.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 12th of November at 4pm

This session shows you how to browse and search your digital versions of key LexisNexis publications. We show you how to quickly find, highlight and annotate content for effective offline use of publications when you are out of the office.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 19th of November at 4pm

This session examines methods of conducting searches on Lexis Advance, from understanding the algorithm that runs behind the scenes of Lexis Advance, to applying advanced filters to generate effective results. Learn to set up alerts and folders, share documents, customise your publications pod and favourites, ensuring that the platform is working efficiently for your research needs.
Duration: 60 min

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Friday, 20th of November at 10am

NZBA members—Improve your research skills and save time using Lexis Advance. In our Bar-focused training session, discover how to customise your publications efficiently. Learn how to filter your search results, link to your favourite publications, highlight and make annotations. Create your own work folders to organise your research results and stay up to date with the latest content. Makes researching easy for you.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 26th of November at 3pm

Lexis Draft is a legal drafting solution. It is a Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook add-in ribbon that helps you draft faster and more efficiently. Lexis Draft contains legal proofreading, editorial review, research and analytical tools for accurate, consistent and efficient drafting. It checks for inconsistencies in documents, flags areas that need your attention and links directly to your LexisNexis services without leaving Word – saving you time.
Duration: 60 min

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Thursday, 26th of November at 4pm

New to Lexis Advance, or needing a refresher? Please join us to find out everything you ever wanted to know about Lexis Advance. During this session, you’ll gain insight from the Advance experts, get valuable tips for research efficiency and time saving, explore the extensive library of resources available to you via Lexis Advance, learn how to filter search results, create links to your favourite publications, and annotate leading content. Find out about personalising the platform to best serve you with folders, alerts and favourites. In this session, we will provide an orientation to Lexis Advance. Learn to harness the power of the Advance search engine to find caselaw, legislation, commentary, forms & precedents and guidance on all different areas of law. This session will enable you to find what you need quickly and efficiently and organise your research effectively to save time.
Duration: 30 min

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Unable to attend our webinars? For a whole host of additional learning material including videos and guides, click here to access the LexisNexis Knowledge Network.
 
Cross on Evidence

Service 115 is available online.

This service provides legislative updates to the Search and Surveillance Act 2012. Commentary has been updated for the Evidence Act 2006 and for Evidence Law Outside the Evidence Act – Chapter Four: Estoppel.

Hall’s Sentencing

Service 176 is now available online.

Commentary has been updated to Introduction: Principles of Sentencing, Sentencing Act 2002, Parole Act 2002, Habeas Corpus Act 2001, and Appendix VII – Traffic Offences. A new guidecard has been added for Sentencing Levels (formerly Appendix IX) and an updated consolidated Index has been included.
Textbooks
 
LNNZ                                        

RRP*incl.GST: $65.00
ISBN: 9781988546377
Publication date: October 2020
 
 
The Honourable Justice Downs (editor)  

RRP*incl. GST: $99.99 $89.99 (pre-order price)
ISBN: 9781988546384
Publication date: November 2020
 
Practical Guidance: Employment

Latest legal updates
Charging recruitment costs to workers: illegal

Wage subsidy scheme abused by some employers
 
Practical Guidance: Family

Latest legal updates
Rangatahi Court opens at Te Aranga Marae, Flaxmere

Family violence reports spiked after news of level 4 lockdown
 
Textbook
 
Maria Hook & Jack Wass

RRP*incl GST: $200.00
ISBN: 9780947514112 (book)
Publication date: July 2020
 
Textbook
 
Don McMorland

RRP*incl GST: $220.00
ISBN: 9781988546230
Publication date: June 2020
 
Textbook
 
Derek Nolan (editor)

RRP*incl GST: $220.00
ISBN: 9781988546247
Publication date: July 2020
 
Practical Guidance: Succession

Latest legal updates
Son-in-law sentenced for four and a half years for stealing $1.4 million from dead father-in-law’s bank account

Woman facing trial for murder sought injunction to stop daughter’s body from being cremated
Textbook
 
Sarah Parsons                                                 

RRP*incl GST: $160.00 $144.00 (pre-order price)
ISBN: 9781988546254
Publication date: November 2020
 
Practical Guidance: Trusts

Latest legal update
New trust laws will challenge trustees and surprise beneficiaries
Textbook
 
Sarah Parsons                                                 

RRP*incl GST: $160.00 $144.00 (pre-order price)
ISBN: 9781988546278
Publication date: November 2020
 
Textbooks
 
Ursula Cheer                                          

RRP*incl GST: $185.00 $166.50 (pre-order price)
ISBN: 9781988546117 (book)                            
ISBN: 9781988546124 (ebook)
Publication date: December 2020
 
 
Paul Roth & Blair Stewart

RRP*incl GST: $200.00 $180.00 (pre-order price)
ISBN: 9781988546469                          
Publication date: December 2020
 
Disclaimer: This service is intended to provide a summary of information recently made available on the LexisNexis online legal platform. The contents of Summing Up do not purport to be professional advice on any particular matter. The publishers therefore accept no liability for any claim or other action that may arise from the use of the information provided in this publication.

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