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Articles for the keyword(s) "Probate"

"New Zealand Conflict of Laws – A Bird’s Eye View"

FM Auburn and PRH Webb, 1977

The aim of this contribution is to provide an outline of New Zealand conflict of laws with specific reference to distinguishing features. The main focus is on statutory jurisdiction in the areas of family law and succession, as well as jurisdiction in regard to immovable property and insolvency.

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"Security for Costs Where Plaintiff Resident Outside New Zealand – The New Zealand Decisions"

PRH Webb, 1975

The author presents an overview of cases in which Rule 577 of the Code of Civil Procedure has been applied within the context of requiring a foreign plaintiff to provide security for costs when proceeding against a New Zealand defendant. Applications of the Rule in relation to, inter alia, actions concerning breach of contract, administration of estates, companies and patents are considered, as well as the extent (amount) of security

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"New Zealand Conflict of Laws – A Bird’s Eye View"

FM Auburn and PRH Webb, 1978

The aim of this contribution is to provide an outline of New Zealand conflict of laws with specific reference to distinguishing features. The main focus is on statutory jurisdiction in the areas of family law and succession, as well as jurisdiction in regard to immovable property and insolvency.