Simon Connell

Dr Simon Connell is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Law at the University of Otago. He mainly researches and teaches law about contracts and accidents.

May 27, 2019

The fascinating case of Hannah Tamaki vs the Māori Women’s Welfare League

Last week Hannah Tamaki was announced as the leader of new Christian political party Coalition NZ. Otago University law lecturer Simon Connell remembers another equally controversial leadership bid.

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Jan 28, 2018

Can the LegalFling app really create a legally binding agreement on consent?

A new app seeks to simplify the complexities around sex, consent and what is or isn't allowed during intercourse.

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