November 1993 Whiringa-ā-rangi – Contents

Māori Appellate Court

Status of land and registration of transfer documents - Court failed to consider equitable interests - McCann - Waipuka 3B1B1 and 3B1B2B1C2A (1993) 11 Tākitimu Appellate MB 2


Status of land and registration of transfer documents – Court failed to consider equitable interests – McCann

McCann - Waipuka 3B1B1 and 3B1B2B1C2A 

Māori Appellate Court (1993) 11 Tākitimu Appellate MB 2 (11 ACTK 2)

17 November 1993

Successful appeal against a decision of the Māori Land Court determining Wilfrid James Lennon to be the owner of the land in question notwithstanding subsequent transactions registered in the Land Transfer Office and other documentation. Appellants had acquired equitable interests via a transfer to them in 1979. Determination of the lower Court revoked and the Appellants declared to be owners as tenants in common in equal shares.

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