Nine To Noon

Tuesday 12 June 2012, with Kathryn Ryan

  • A user-pays family court ( 23′ 29″ )

    09:10 Couples are to be charged for using the Family Court to resolve child care issues and divide up assets.

  • Mining and media ( 14′ 24″ )

    09:36 Michael Rafferty from the University of Sydney Business School talks about Australia's mining magnates' relation to media, and politics.

  • US Correspondent - Luiza Savage ( 9′ 2″ )

    09:51 President Barack Obama's bad week and the opening it has given Republicans on the economy.

  • Feature Guest - Lisa Bloom ( 33′ 22″ )

    10:08 Best known for hosting her own daily talk show on Court TV for eight years, trial attorney Lisa Bloom is now a regular legal analyst on CBS News. Lisa Bloom, the daughter of Gloria Allred, the famous women's rights attorney, also runs an LA-based general practice law firm, The Bloom Firm. She is the author of 'Think: Straight Talk for Women to Stay Smart in a Dumbed Down World' and 'Swagger: 10 Urgent Rules for Raising Boys in an Era of Failing Schools'.

  • Book Review - A Golden Age ( 6′ 52″ )

    10:39 Paul Diamond reviews 'A Golden Age by Tahmima Anam', published by Text Publishing.

  • Business with Rod Oram ( 20′ 33″ )

    11:07 The massive swing against stock market listing of companies as a corporate vehicle.

  • Old New World ( 20′ 9″ )

    11:32 Mary Macpherson is a photographer/poet whose book 'Old New World' is a photographic study of the changing face of small town New Zealand.

  • TV with Nick Grant ( 8′ 27″ )

    11:50 Nick Grant talks about 'Hounds', The GC, and Sunday Theatre.

09:05 Couples to be charged for using the Family Court to resolve child care issues and divide up assets

Jill Goldson has been a family court counseller since 1987, and also runs a private practice, The Family Matters Centre in Auckland. She has been undertaking research on the impact on children of family disputes; Liz Tennet, chief executive of Community Law Centres of Aotearoa; and Professor Mark Henaghan, Dean of the Faculty of Law at Otago University.

09:25 Australia's mining magnates

Dr Michael Rafferty, from the University of Sydney Business School.

09:45 US correspondent Luiza Savage

President Barack Obama's bad week and the opening it has given Republicans on the economy.

10:05 Lisa Bloom - US trial attorney, legal analyst and author

Best known for hosting her own daily talk show on Court TV for eight years, trial attorney Lisa Bloom is now a regular legal analyst on CBS News. Ms. Bloom, the daughter of Gloria Allred, the famous women's rights attorney, also runs an LA-based general practice law firm, The Bloom Firm. She is the author of Think: Straight Talk for Women to Stay Smart in a Dumbed Down World and Swagger: 10 Urgent Rules for Raising Boys in an Era of Failing Schools

10:35 Book Review with Paul Diamond

A Golden Age by Tahmima Anam
Published by Text Publishing

10:45 Reading: The Collector's Dream by Pierre Furlan (Part 2 of 10, RNZ)

A quirky picaresque tale, tells of real life inventor Franklin Bodmin and his collector son Will.

11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram

Tthe massive swing against stock market listing of companies as a corporate vehicle.

11:20 Old New World

Mary Macpherson is a photographer/poet whose book Old New World is a photographic study of the changing face of small town New Zealand.

Old New World by Mary Macpherson
Published by Lopdell House
ISBN 9780987659712

Gallery: Old New World

Oxford Canterbury Old New World
Oxford, Canterbury, 2005. Photograph by Mary Macpherson.

11:45 TV Review with Nick Grant

Hounds, NZ's Got Talent, Sunday Theatre, TVNZ On Demand vs TV One+1, and Igloo.