Call for submissions

Submissions or comments (formal or informal) on this Issues Paper should be sent by 31 January 2013 to:

Law Commission,
PO Box 2590,
Wellington 6011, DX SP 23534

or by email to

The Law Commission asks for any submissions or comments on this Issues Paper on the review of joint and several liability. The submission can be set out in any format but it is helpful to specify the number of the question you are discussing.

Submitters are invited to focus on any of the questions, particularly in areas that especially concern them, or about which they have particular views. It is certainly not expected that each submitter will answer every question.

Alternatively, submitters may like to make a comment about the review of joint and several liability that is not in response to a question in the paper and this is also welcomed.

The Commissioner responsible for this reference is Dr Wayne Mapp.

The researchers and writers of this Issues Paper were Peter McRae, Senior Legal and Policy Adviser, Eliza Prestidge-Oldfield, Legal and Policy Adviser, and Mark Wright, Legal and Policy Adviser.

Official Information Act 1982
The Law Commission’s processes are essentially public, and it is subject to the Official Information Act 1982. Thus copies of submissions made to the Law Commission will normally be made available on request, and the Commission may refer to submissions in its reports. Any requests for withholding of information on grounds of confidentiality or for any other reason will be determined in accordance with the Official Information Act 1982.