July 2018 Hōngongoi – Contents

Māori Appellate Court – Te Kōti Pīra Māori

Alienation - failure to give notice - decisions set aside - transfer already registered - Karena v Whitfield - Omahu 4C Section 6 [2018] Māori Appellate Court MB 170 (2018 APPEAL 170) - Craig Linkhorn

Trusts - trustee election - validation of proxies and voting not unfair - Donnelly v Deputy Registrar - Ohinepoutea B [2018] Māori Appellate Court MB 219 (2018 APPEAL 219) - Toni Love

2018 Māori Appellate Court Judgments - index

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Jurisdiction - inherent power to correct not exercised - recusal not warranted - Maruera v Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Maru (Taranaki) Trust (2018) 385 Aotea MB 168 (385 AOT 7) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Chief Judge's powers - succession - adoption - Taurua - Estate of Piatarihi Taurua [2018] Chief Judge's MB 108 (2018 CJ 108) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Chief Judge's powers - succession - error interpreting will - Pace - Margaret Rose Karaka [2018] Chief Judge's MB 86 (2018 CJ 86) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Rehearing - application dismissed - no grounds - Mikaere v Mikaere - Manaia No 6 (2018) 162 Waikato Maniapoto MB 168 (162 WMN 168) - Annelise Samuels

Trusts - breach of trust - removal of trustees - repayment ordered - Matchitt v Butler - Matangareka 3B (2018) 189 Waiariki MB 74 (189 WAR 74) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - distribution - trustee liability - owner ballot - Takarangi v Owens - Hautu 2B1B2A No 3 (2018) 383 Aotea MB 50 (383 AOT 50) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - appointment of further trustee to overcome impasse - Rika v Williams - Torere Section 33 (2018) 189 Waiariki MB 139 (189 WAR 139) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - removal of trustees - insufficient evidence - role of marae committee - Priestly v Tawa - Tuaropaki A (2018) 191 Waiariki MB 234 (191 WAR 234) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Maori reservations - limited inquiry granted - Harawira - Te Tii A Maori Reservation (Waitangi Marae) (2018) 173 Taitokerau MB 245 (173 TTK 245) - Annelise Samuels

2018 Māori Land Court Judgments - index

Waitangi Tribunal - Te Rōpū Whakamana i Te Tiriti o Waitangi

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - remedies - urgent inquiry refused - no imminent risk - Ngāti Rangi settlement - Rangataua and Umumore blocks (Wai 836, #2.54) - Meredith Clement

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - urgent inquiries - urgency dormant - The Ngati Te Ata (Minhinnick) Claim (Wai 2568, ##2.5.6) - Meredith Clement

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - urgent inquiries - urgency criteria not met - The Patuharakeke Hapū Lands and Resources Claim (Wai 745, #2.162; 1308 #2.21) - Meredith Clement

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - urgent inquiries - urgency abandoned by applicants - Whangapoua Forest (Wai 475, #2.67) - Meredith Clement

Whakatōhea mandate inquiry report - recognising a mandate to negotiate a settlement - Dr Carwyn Jones