September 15, 2012 9:58 am •
When transcribing taped evidence one should always listen very carefully to every word on the tape, every sentence, every paragraph, its context and meaning; which is often reinforced with later comments, that may well give some further insight.
August 28, 2012 1:26 pm •
Lauda Finem has this morning received a somewhat humorous email from the Christchurch Press. Its deputy editor Ric Stevens wanted us to remove a photograph of Olivia Carville that appeared in our post ‘Fairfax: Sub-par juries devalue justice?’ Fairfax, the home of...
July 5, 2012 5:30 pm •
F & I investers claw back $9 Million from Price Waterhouse Coopers LDC Finance Some weeks ago we found an interesting file deposited in our online drop-box (we couldn’t help but give them directions via firstname.lastname@example.org; any genuine stories will certainly be researched and...
June 19, 2012 11:31 am •
The Australian media industry giant Fairfax (and its small but dangerous New Zealand subsidiary) is facing an unprecedented shake-up following the decision to axe 1,900 staff, close two major printing presses and downsize its flagship newspapers to tabloids. We here at Lauda...
April 21, 2012 9:09 am •
Update: April 22, 2012: The New Zealand barrister John Haigh QC (mentioned below) mysteriously dropped dead yesterday, a sudden shock can be fatal, obviously we extend our deepest sympathies to his family – we will however be publishing a few opinion pieces over the coming months on...
April 14, 2012 12:13 am •
Lauda Finem have been supplied with video evidence that proves New Zealand’s Real Estate Agent Authority (REAA) head of operations, Dean Winter has been cyber stalking justice crusader Dermot Nottingham’s family. Dean Winter, however, is no ordinary operations manager, just...
March 23, 2012 3:47 pm •
We here at Lauda Finem want our readers to take a close look at this story. It appeared in a Fairfax paper just over three years ago on the 20/06/2009. It tells the woeful tale of the REAA’s (acting) executive registrar Dean...
March 12, 2012 10:51 am •
Our readers may well be interested in knowing that following the media scandals in the United Kingdom (involving Rupurt Murdoch’s News Corp empire) and a smaller outbreak here in Australia (again with the finger being pointed at News Corp; and Fairfax) the...
December 16, 2011 2:43 pm •
Brent “Clever clogs“Clode has meet his Waterloo is how the New Zealand herald described the final demise of ex Olympian kayaker Brent Clodes bankruptcy. It appears he was up shit creek without a paddle. Clode infamous for his cowboy construction...
November 19, 2011 10:38 am •
When Lauda Finem starts investigating any issue we like to get right to the bottom of it. Understanding the protagonists and how they tick is critical in figuring out what to look for, in fact often where to look. It was apparent to us...