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Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago

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Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 23-05-2024 - Civil dispute resolution - Kelsey Sugrue( 0:8:51)       
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Civil dispute resolution - Kelsey Sugrue walks us through the options for resolving civil disputes, in and out of court.
Published: 23/05/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 16-05-2024 - Fair Trading Act - Emily Rich( 0:8:40)       
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Fair Trading Act - Emily Rich provides an overview of consumer protections under the Fair Trading Act.
Published: 16/05/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 09-05-2024 - The Rule of Law - Kelsey( 0:11:24)       
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The Rule of Law - Kelsey from Community Law Otago outlines an area of law that is not well understood but is one of the foundations of our legal system.
Published: 9/05/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 02-05-2024 - War Crimes - Emily Rich( 0:9:59)       
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War Crimes - Emily Rich
Published: 2/05/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 18-04-2024 - Fast-Track Approvals Bill - Amelia Burton( 0:8:15)       
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Fast-Track Approvals Bill - Amelia Burton gives us an overview of the Government's Fast-Track Approvals Bill, designed to facilitate fast-tracking for consenting processes.
Published: 18/04/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 11-04-2024 - Mediation - Emily Rich( 0:10:19)       
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Mediation - Emily Rich outlines the process and potential scenarios where mediation can be useful.
Published: 11/04/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 04-04-2024 - Sentencing in Aotearoa - Bailey Collins( 0:10:13)       
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Sentencing in Aotearoa - Bailey Collins outlines sentencing options open to New Zealand judges.
Published: 4/04/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 28-03-2024 - Ending a tenancy where there is violence - Rupert O'Brien( 0:9:14)       
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Ending a tenancy where there is violence - Rupert O'Brien
Published: 28/03/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 21-03-2024 - Consumer rights - Alex Cameron( 0:8:23)       
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Consumer rights - Alex Cameron discusses legal protections you have when buying goods and services.
Published: 21/03/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 14-03-2024- Modern Slavery - Oriah Ellis( 0:11:31)       
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Modern Slavery - Oriah Ellis outlines proposals to strengthen legislation to address modern slavery practices.
Published: 14/03/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 07-03-2024 - Restorative Justice - Jessie Musgrove( 0:8:59)       
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Restorative Justice - Jessie Musgrove explains restorative justice, an alternative process in the criminal justice system.
Published: 7/03/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 22-02-2024 - Door-to-door Salespeople - Rebecca McDrury( 0:11:5)       
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Door-to-door Salespeople - Rebecca McDrury guides us through your rights around uninvited direct sales.
Published: 22/02/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 15-02-2024 - Shoplifting - Rebecca McDrury( 0:9:52)       
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Shoplifting - Rebecca McDrury outlines the law dealing with people suspected of shoplifting, and consequences those who are successfully charged.
Published: 15/02/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 08-02-2024 - Tips for Engaging a Lawyer - Rebecca McDrury( 0:12:23)       
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Tips for Engaging a Lawyer - Rebecca McDrury offers some helpful insights into deciding which lawyer is right for you.
Published: 8/02/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 01-02-2024 - Maintainence - Rebecca McDrury( 0:13:5)       
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Maintainence - Rebecca McDrury
Published: 1/02/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 25-01-2024 - DNA samples for police - Rebecca McDrury( 0:10:16)       
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DNA samples for police - Rebecca McDrury gives an overview of the laws around obtaining and storing DNA samples in criminal investigations
Published: 25/01/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 18-01-2024 - Constructive dismissal - Rebecca McDrury( 0:11:14)       
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Constructive dismissal - Rebecca McDrury outlines employment law around constructive dismissal.
Published: 18/01/2024 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 21-12-2023 - Alcohol and the Holiday Season - Jo Turner( 0:11:28)       
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Alcohol and the Holiday Season - Jo Turner from Community Law Otago reminds us of some of the risk areas around alcohol use during the holiday period.
Published: 21/12/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 14-12-2023 - Legal changes affecting incorporated societies - Caryl O'Connor( 0:11:56)       
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Legal changes affecting incorporated societies - Caryl O'Connor outlines legal changes affecting organisations in the not-for-profit and charitable sector.
Published: 14/12/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 07-12-2023 - Enduring Power of Attorney - Sally Woods( 0:8:31)       
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Enduring Power of Attorney - Sally Woods from Community Law Otago discusses what Enduring Powers of Attorney are and why we should all have them.
Published: 7/12/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 23-11-2023 - Tenancy Law - Rupert O'Brien( 0:16:35)       
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Who is covered by tenancy law? - Rupert O'Brien discusses the Residential Tenancies Act, who is covered and what happens to those who aren't.
Published: 23/11/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 16-11-2023 - Challenging a Will - Rebecca McDrury( 0:10:56)       
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Challenging a Will - Rebecca McDrury leads us through the legal options to challenge a will
Published: 16/11/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 09-11-2023 - Disputes Over Trees - Rebecca McDrury( 0:8:52)       
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Disputes Over Trees - Rebecca McDrury outlines your rights and obligations over disputes with neighbours about trees on a boundary line.
Published: 9/11/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 26-10-2023 - Boundary fences - Rebecca McDrury( 0:7:38)       
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Boundary fences - Rebecca McDrury outlines neighbours' rights and responsibilities around fencing issues.
Published: 26/10/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 28-09-2023 - Data collection and privacy - Grace Wilton( 0:9:26)       
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Data collection and privacy - Grace Wilton discusses the pros and cons of data collection in the digital world.
Published: 28/09/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 21-09-2023 - Financial Support and Disaster Relief - Emily Rich( 0:10:4)       
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Financial Support and Disaster Relief - Emily Rich discusses supports available after a natural disaster.
Published: 21/09/2023 9:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 14-09-2023 - Jury trials - Annabelle Alloo( 0:9:4)       
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Jury trials - Annabelle Alloo provides an overview of the jury trial system in New Zealand.
Published: 14/09/2023 9:15:00 p.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 07-09-2023 - Privacy Act - Annabelle Alloo( 0:7:10)       
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Privacy Act - Annabelle Alloo provides an overview of changes to New Zealand's privacy legislation that came into effect in 2020.
Published: 7/09/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 31-08-2023 - Immigration Rights - Annabelle Alloo( 0:7:30)       
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Immigration Rights - Annabelle Alloo provides an overview of visa laws in New Zealand.
Published: 31/08/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 24-08-2023 - Employment Law for Migrants - Isla Clarke( 0:6:52)       
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Employment Law for Migrants - Isla Clarke provides an overview of migrant worker rights and obligation.
Published: 24/08/2023 9:00:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 17-08-2023 - UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities - Olive Smith( 0:7:53)       
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Olive Smith guides us through UNCRPD's influence on NZ law
Published: 17/08/2023 10:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 10-08-2023 - Disputes over trees - Bella Dunleavy( 0:8:40)       
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Disputes over trees - Bella Dunleavy guides us through the steps to take if you have a dispute with a neighbour over boundary trees.
Published: 10/08/2023 9:45:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 27-07-2023 - Separation of Powers - Emily Rich( 0:10:23)       
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Separation of Powers - Emily Rich guides us through the three branches of government in New Zealand and how they work together.
Published: 27/07/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 20-07-2023 - Personal Grievance - Annabelle Alloo( 0:7:34)       
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Personal Grievance - Annabelle Alloo provides an overview of law around racial or sexual harassment.
Published: 20/07/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 13-07-2023 - Digital Separation - Annabelle Alloo( 0:10:4)       
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Annabelle Alloo walks us through the online connections to consider when a relationship dissolves.
Published: 13/07/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 06-07-2023 - Harassment - Bella Dunleavy( 0:8:53)       
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Harassment - Bella Dunleavy guides us through the protections available under the Harassment Act.
Published: 6/07/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 29-06-2023 - Mediation - Annabelle Alloo( 0:8:58)       
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Mediation - Annabelle Alloo discusses where and how mediation is used to resolve disputes.
Published: 29/06/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 15-06-2023- Guardianship - Olivia Wrapson( 0:9:5)       
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Guardianship - Olivia Wrapson provides an overview of Guardianship laws in New Zealand.
Published: 15/06/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 08-06-2023 - Privacy - Annabelle Alloo( 0:8:7)       
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Privacy - Annabelle Alloo gives an overview of privacy laws in new Zealand.
Published: 8/06/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 01-06-2023 - ACC Entitlements - Annabelle Alloo( 0:10:1)       
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Annabelle Alloo discusses what treatment and compensation is covered under ACC
Published: 1/06/2023 2:00:00 p.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 25-05-2023 - Protections against misleading or unfair trading - Annabelle Alloo( 0:7:41)       
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Protections against misleading or unfair trading - Annabelle Alloo gives us an overview of consumer protections under the Fair Trading Act.
Published: 25/05/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 18-05-2023 - Drink Driving - Emily Rich( 0:9:50)       
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Drink Driving - Emily Rich gives us an overview of New Zealand law around drink driving, including limits and penalties.
Published: 18/05/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 11-05-2023 - Infringement Offences - Annabelle Alloo( 0:7:4)       
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Infringement Offences - Annabelle Alloo gives us an overview of the process when receiving an infringement notice for a minor offence.
Published: 11/05/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 04-05-2023 - Romance Scams - Annabelle Alloo( 0:8:32)       
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Romance Scams - Annabelle Alloo guides us through how to recognise and deal with online romance scams.
Published: 4/05/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 27-04-2023 - Enduring Power of Attorney - Emily Rich( 0:10:19)       
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Enduring Power of Attorney - Emily Rich provides an overview of Enduring Power of Attorney, what it's for and when it is used.
Published: 27/04/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 20-04-2023 - Tenants' Rights and Obligations with Damage and Repairs to Property - Megan Kennedy( 0:6:43)       
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Tenants' Rights and Obligations with Damage and Repairs to Property - Megan Kennedy walks us through the key rights and obligations as a tenant when it comes to damage and repair to rental property.
Published: 20/04/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 13-04-2023 - Consumer rights when buying privately - Sofya Dickson( 0:7:9)       
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Sofya Dickson summarises our rights when buying goods privately or on the Internet
Published: 13/04/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 06-04-2023 - The decision to prosecute - Manawa Te Ahuru-Quinn( 0:9:29)       
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The decision to prosecute - Manawa Te Ahuru-Quinn outlines the evidence and public interest tests that apply top decisions to prosecute.
Published: 6/04/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 30-03-2023 - Healthy Home Standards - Eva McIlhinney( 0:7:47)       
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Healthy Home Standards - Eva McIlhinney takes us through the healthy home standards added to the Residential Tenancies Act.
Published: 30/03/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 23-03-2023 - Employment Agreements - Isabella Dunleavy( 0:10:27)       
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Employment Agreements - Isabella Dunleavy outlines the rights and responsibilities for employers and employees in New Zealand.
Published: 23/03/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 16-03-2023 - Consumer rights - Annabelle Alloo( 0:8:52)       
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Consumer rights - Annabelle Alloo covers consumer rights when making purchases from stores.
Published: 16/03/2023 11:15:00 a.m.
Speak Legal - Conversations with Community Law Otago - 09-03-2023 - Digital Harm and Online Safety - Annabelle Alloo( 0:10:22)       
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Digital Harm and Online Safety - Annabelle Alloo provides an overview of the law around harmful digital communication.
Published: 9/03/2023 12:00:00 p.m.