January 2012 Kohi-tātea – Contents

Māori Land Court

Status of land - change to General land to facilitate obtaining finance - Ngatai - Te Puna Parish 154D5A1 (2012) 34 Waikato Maniapoto MB 111

Trusts - appointment of trustees – nominee appointed despite ongoing proceedings and statement of proposed future litigation – Tukapua v Taueki - Horowhenua Block 11 (2012) 278 Aotea MB 172


Status of land – change to General land to facilitate obtaining finance – Ngatai

Ngatai - Te Puna Parish 154D5A1

Māori Land Court (2012) 34 Waikato Maniapoto MB 111 (34 WMN 111)

23 January 2012

Successful application to change status from Māori freehold land to General land in order to facilitate the obtaining of finance to assist the applicant's children and grandchildren.

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Appointment of trustees – nominee appointed despite ongoing proceedings and statement of proposed future litigation – Tukapua v Taueki

Tukapua v Taueki - Horowhenua Block 11

Māori Land Court (2012) 278 Aotea MB 172 (278 AOT 172)

31 January 2012

Brenton Tukapua was appointed as an additional responsible trustee. There was no need to wait for the conclusion of various other matters before the Courts. Foreshadowed future litigation should not fetter the Court's jurisdiction.

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