August 2018 Here-turi-kōkā – Contents

High Court – Te Kōti Matua

Procedure - representation order - refused - Tahi Enterprises Ltd v Taua [2018] NZHC 516 - Toni Love

Procedure - substitution of appellant - dismissed - Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potitki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council [2018] NZHC 936 - Toni Love

Procedure - security for costs - no waiver - no public interest - Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potitki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council [2018] NZHC 643 - Toni Love

Procedure - leave to appeal security for costs - dismissed - Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potitki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council [2018] NZHC 1142 - Toni Love

Costs - Treaty settlement litigation - public interest - normal rules apply - Ngāti Te Ata v The Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations & Ors [2018] NZHC 915 - Toni Love

Māori Appellate Court – Te Kōti Pīra Māori

2018 Māori Appellate Court Judgments - index

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Injunction - trespass - no permission to occupy - Dawson v Young - Maungaturoto D1B Block (2018) 174 Taitokerau MB 89 (174 TTK 89) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Chief Judge's powers - erroneous survey plan - order amended - Henare - Hokio A and Part Hokio A [2018] Chief Judge's MB 164 (2018 CJ 164) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Maori reservations - inquiry - removal of trustees - Hina - Ihupuku G (Ihupuku Pa) Maori Reservation (2018) 385 Aotea 1 (385 AOT 1) - 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

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


Procedure – representation order – refused – Tahi Enterprises Ltd

Tahi Enterprises Ltd v Taua

High Court [2018] NZHC 516

26 March 2018

Application seeking an order appointing the third defendants, the trustees of the Te Kawerau Iwi Settlement Trust (the Settlement trustees), to represent the Iwi in the proceeding, dismissed.

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Procedure – substitution of appellant – dismissed – Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated

Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potiki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council

High Court [2018] NZHC 936

4 May 2018

An application to substitute appellants was dismissed. The proposed replacement appellants were not successors.

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Procedure – leave to appeal security for costs – dismissed – Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated

Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potiki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council

High Court [2018] NZHC 1142

22 May 2018

Refusal of application seeking leave to appeal from the Court's decision declining to waive the appellants' obligation to provide security for the respondents' costs.

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Costs – Treaty settlement litigation – public interest – normal rules apply – Ngāti Te Ata

Ngāti Te Ata v The Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations & Ors

High Court [2018] NZHC 915

2 May 2018

Application for costs granted on a 2B basis. Although there are public interest elements, the normal rules for costs should apply.

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Procedure – security for costs – no waiver – no public interest – Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated

Ngai Te Hapu Incorporated and Nga Potiki a Tamapahore Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council

High Court [2018] NZHC 643

11 April 2018

Application seeking an order waiving the requirement to provide security for costs dismissed.

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Injunction – trespass – no permission to occupy – Dawson

Dawson v Young - Maungaturoto D1B Block

Māori Land Court (2018) 174 Taitokerau MB 89 (174 TTK 89)

22 June 2018

An application was granted to trustee owners requiring a son of a deceased owner in the land to vacate it.

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Chief Judge’s powers – erroneous survey plan – order amended – Henare

Henare - Hokio A and Part Hokio A 

Māori Land Court [2018] Chief Judge's MB 164 (2018 CJ 164)

15 June 2018

Application for amendment of historical partition order granted.

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Māori reservations – inquiry – removal of trustees – Hina

Hina - Ihupuku G (Ihupuku Pa) Maori Reservation

Māori Land Court (2018) 385 Aotea 1 (385 AOT 1)

31 May 2018

An inquiry into the affairs of Ihupuku G (Ihupuku Pa) Māori reservation was granted. Due to dysfunction, trustees were to be replaced.

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