June 2013 Pipiri – Contents

Māori Land Court

Jurisdiction – counter-claims have no independent standing – Māori Trustee v Greening – Pirikotahi 9A2, 9B1, 9B2A and 9B2C2 (2013) 60 Taitokerau MB 78 (60 TTK 78)

Occupation orders - Court declined to cancel occupation orders - Hemi - Te Pupuke E1G1A (2013) 60 Taitokerau MB 151

Status of land - Shepherd v Popata – Konoti A No5 South 2B2 (2013) 57 TTK 47

Special aid, retrospective application - Wano v Ngāti Hineuru Iwi Incorporated (2013) 22 TKT 276


Trust obligations, enforcement - Lomax v Apatu – Awarua o Hinemanu Trust (2013) 22 TKT 282

Removal of trustee – Waho-Blayney v Taueki - Ihaia Taueki Trust (2013) 303 Aotea MB 81

Trusts – variation – lower Court erred by basing its decision on evidence received after the hearing had concluded - Tatere - Mangatainoka No 1BC No 2C, Tamaki 2A2A (Balance) [2013] 2013 Māori Appellate Court MB 243


Special General Meeting requirements met, practical objections irrelevant - Morehu v Committee of Management of the Opawa Rangitoto 2C Incorporation – Opawa Rangitoto 2C Incorporation (2013) 74 WAR 97

Waitangi Tribunal

The Māori Language Act 1987 – a ‘lesser’ right to speak Māori in the Waitangi Tribunal? - Waitangi Tribunal Ruling concerning cross-examination in te reo Māori Wai 898, 7 February 2013

Procedure in the Waitangi Tribunal after Haronga - Carwyn Jones reviews Waitangi Tribunal decisions on applications for urgent inquiries since Haronga v Waitangi Tribunal [2011] NZSC 53

Seafood sector

Māori in the seafood sector (fisheries and aquaculture) – the year in review by Justine Inns

Māori Law Review symposium on the Treaty of Waitangi and the constitution - 12 June 2013

Background to the symposium

Photographs from the symposium

Print version

Download the Māori Law Review June 2013 (588 KB PDF).

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