October 2015 Whiringa-ā-nuku – Contents

Special Issue - Hui a Tau 2015 - Te Hunga Roia Māori o Aotearoa

Editorial – Dr Carwyn Jones

The meaning and purpose of the Treaty of Waitangi – Dame Sian Elias

Mana Wāhine – the importance of women in the legal profession – Dame Lowell Goddard

Can you see the island? – Justice Joseph Williams

Being an effective advocate – practical tips for appeal and trial work – Judge Jan Marie Doogue

Mana wāhine – strategies for survival – Māori perspectives – Deputy Chief Judge Caren Fox

Te Miina o Papatūānuku – Te Mana o te Wahine – Annette Sykes

Litigating against the Crown - Peter Andrew

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Vesting order - granted ahead of creation of whānau trust - Braniff - Motatau 2 Section 52B (2015) 111 Taitokerau MB 299 (111 TTK 299)

Roadways - application dismissed - Quaife - Part Whakapoungakau Roadway 1B3G (2015) 127 Waiariki MB 171 (127 WAR 171)

Print version

Download the Māori Law Review October 2015 (726 KB PDF)

Sir Edward Taihakurei Durie student essay competition 2015

Our judges have selected Monique van Alphen Fyfe’s essay on the proposed reforms to Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993 as the winning entry for 2015. Congratulations Monique. The essay will be published in the February 2016 issue of the Review.