Category Archive: Events

Apr 17

Free Tech Webinars for Kiwi-Startups and Businesses

American Attorney Zachary D Norris of Norris Echetebu Law presented the first of Meteoroid and Wharf42 Program free tech webinars for Kiwi start-ups ‘Understanding US Company Structures & Legal Contracts’. In the first of the Wharf42′s and Meteoroid’s free tech webinars below, Mr Norris talks about the different company structures available to New Zealand tech …

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Apr 04

NEL Contributes US-NZ Legal Issues Column in Monthly AmCham NZ Newsletter

Norris Echetebu Law is honored to be a new contributor to the monthly American Chamber of Commerce New Zealand Newsletter. Our new column which is entitled “Legal Issues” will feature topics of interest to New Zealand- US business and legal matters. The first column which was published on March 24, 2014 is the first in …

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Nov 28

American Chamber of Commerce ‘Doing Business with the USA’ on November 7 in ChristChurch

NEC Partner, Ada Echetebu spoke as the US Legal and Regulatory Affairs expert at the American Chamber of Commerce New Zealand’s ‘Doing Business with the USA’ event in Christchurch on November 7, 2013. Ms. Ada Echetebu spoke about the importance of Kiwi entrepreneurs investing in proper US legal counsel prior to embarking on and participating …

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Oct 12

American Chamber of Commerce ‘Doing Business with the USA’ on October 16 in Auckland

Ms. Ada Echetebu will take the stage during the American Chamber of Commerce event ‘Doing Business with the USA’ in Auckland on October 16, and in Christchurch on November 7. American Chamber of Commerce New Zealand: Doing business with the USA Auckland Programme When: 16 Oct 2013, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM Location: ANZ, 23-29 …

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May 09

NEL Partners Both Graduate with Master of Laws (LL.M) Honors Distinction.

On May 8, 2013, LL.M.(Hons) degrees were conferred upon Norris Echetebu Law partners, Ada Echetebu and Zachary D. Norris by the University of Auckland Law School. Ada received her LL.M. in International Corporate and Commercial Law and Mr. Norris received his in International Dispute Resolution.

Mar 28

NEL’s Lunch with US Ambassador David Huebner

On March 28, 2013, Norris Echetebu Law’s partners, Ada Echetebu and Zachary D Norris had the extreme privilege of attending a private lunch with US Ambassador to New Zealand, His Excellency David Huebner at the private residence of US Consul General in Auckland. The lunch was a meeting of the top echelon of US business …

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Oct 27

New American Style Drug Court in Auckland

Approach to Drugs: New Zealand is not new to the drug epidemic. Approach to Drugs in New Zealand, American style: However, the wheels of justice turn very slow and the New Zealand legal system is now looking to modernise its approach to the drug epidemic. Just Minister Judith Collins decision to install an American style …

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Oct 23

NLC Congratulates Zachary D. Norris (Master of Laws)

Master of Laws: Norris Legal Consulting congratulates its Principal, Zachary D. Norris on the completion of his Master of Laws (LL.M.) requirements. On 10 October 2012, Mr. Norris, Master of Laws, submitted his L.L.M. Research Portfolio at the University of Auckland Postgraduate Faculty of Law. Mr. Norris’ portfolio, supervised by Professor Peter Watts, consists of …

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Sep 25

NEL Congratulates Ada Echetebu (Master of Laws)

Norris Echetebu Law congratulates its Senior US Legal Adviser Ada Echetebu on the completion of her Master of Laws requirements. On 25 September, Ms. Echetebu submitted her LL.M. Research Portfolio at the University of Auckland Postgraduate Faculty of Law. Ms. Echetebu’s portfolio, supervised by Professor Peter Watts and Amokura Kawharu, consists of three papers: The …

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