November 2016 Whiringa-ā-rangi – Contents

Māori Appellate Court - Te Kōti Pīra Māori

Trusts - rights to pursue remedies vested in trustees - Monschau v Bamber - Tahorakuri A No 1 Section 33A2 [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 286 (2016 APPEAL 286) - Toni Love

Partition - appeal dismissed - insufficient support and lack of necessity - MacDonald v MacDonald - Wairau Block XII Section 6C2C [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 259 (2016 APPEAL 259) - Toni Love

Settlement - agreement given effect by lower court generous - Ujdur - Te Kao 86,87,91, and 108 [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 229 (2016 APPEAL 229) - Toni Love

Procedure - appeal withdrawn - no issue as to costs - Kingi v Te Ohu Kaimoana Trustee Limited - Ngāti Maru (Taranaki) Fisheries Trust [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 388-389 (2016 APPEAL 388-389) - Toni Love

Costs - two thirds of High Court 2B scale - MacDonald v MacDonald - Wairau Block XII 6C2C [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 370 (2016 APPEAL 370) - Toni Love

Costs - half of costs - deductions made before final award determined - Matthews v Matthews - Estate of Graham Ngahina Matthews [2016] Māori Appellate Court 212 (2016 APPEAL 212) - Toni Love

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Ownership - no jurisdiction as dwellings are chattels - Connor - Pataua 4B (2016) 130 Taitokerau MB 17 (130 TTK 17) - Emerald UnRuh

Costs - 50% of costs actually and reasonably incurred - following event - Stockman v Lee (2016) 117 Waikato Maniapoto MB 298 (117 WMN 298) - Indiana Shewen

Costs - in advance of grant of special aid - declined - Te Wani v Peters - Te Puru No 5 (2016) 119 Waikato Maniapoto MB 275 (119 WMN 275) - Emerald UnRuh

Status of land - land remains Māori freehold land - Cross - Horowhenua 9A6B1 (2016) 349 Aotea MB 28 (349 AOT 28) - Indiana Shewen

Succession - dismissed - evidence of identity - Burgess - Estate of Tangahoe Rawahirua (2016) 350 Aotea MB 181 (350 AOT 181) - Indiana Shewen

Māori reservation - recommendation an urupā set aside - Graham - Parish of Komakorau Lot 240B 2 (2016) 124 Waikato Maniapoto MB 188 (124 WMN 188) - Indiana Shewen