LDAC Legislation Guidelines - Constitutional Issues and Recognising Rights


  • Karl Simpson, Deputy Chief Parliamentary Counsel – System and Stewardship, Parliamentary Counsel Office and member of LDAC 
  • Paul Rishworth KC, Barrister, Britomart Chambers and member of LDAC 

Facilitated by Guy Beatson, Deputy Chair of LDAC and General Manager, Governance Leadership Centre, Institute of Directors New Zealand 


Webinar Content focus: A deep dive into Chapter 4 – Fundamental constitutional principles and values of New Zealand law. This will cover the fundamental constitutional principles, natural justice, common law rights, the principle of legality and the clear statement principle, and the presumption against retrospectivity. 


Link to Webinar(external link)

Link to LDAC YouTube Channel(external link)

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