Law for Lunch

Thursday May 3, 2012

A series of free lunchtime seminars organised by Baywide Community Law Service and hosted by the Tauranga City Libraries

Lunchtime seminars will be held at the Tauranga City Library on Willow Street between 12pm and 1pm each Wednesday in June.

There is no need to register you can just turn up on the day.

For more information call Baywide Community Law Service on 571 6812.

Consumer Rights and Obligations – how to avoid that scam?
12.00pm Wednesday 6 June

 Presented by Baywide Community Law Service and Tauranga Citizens Advice Bureau

Information about the law will be presented with interesting case studies to discuss the practical implications of the Consumer Guarantee Act.  Possible remedies will be outlined and then a useful guide on how to avoid scams.

Relationship Property – What’s Fair about Love and Relationship Property?
12.00pm Wednesday 13 June

Presented by Baywide Community Law Service and solicitors from Holland Beckett, Lawyers

An outline of the law related to de facto and married couples’ property with practical advice for protecting property before, during and after a relationship.

Employment Rights and Employment Wrongs
12.00pm Wednesday 20 June

Presented by Baywide Community Law Service and solicitors from Holland Beckett, Lawyers

A description of the law relevant to applying for a job and having a job will be given along with useful advice on how to resolve problems.

Broke?  How can Insolvency Law Help?
12.00pm Wednesday 27 June

Presented by Baywide Community Law Service and Tauranga Budget Advisory Service

An outline of the No Asset Procedure and full Bankruptcy procedure will be given including their consequences, who can apply and how to apply.  Other possible options will also be outlined and information about the Tauranga Budget Advisory Service and what they offer.