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In Advocacy: Submission on Incorporated Societies Bill
June 1, 2021
Parliament is currently looking at the Incorporated Societies Bill as a replacement of the 1908 Act. As a firm, Franks Ogilvie is concerned the proposed Bill goes too far.
Case Brief: Wanaka Stakeholders Group v Queenstown Lakes District Council
May 27, 2021
WSG applied for judicial review of Queenstown District Council's decision to lease Wanaka Airport to Queenstown Airport.
In the Media: Newshub Nation
May 24, 2021
Senior Consultant Brigitte Morten discussing the political news of the week.
In the Media: on Budget 2021
May 21, 2021
Budget 2021 had big spending but lacked innovation.
Case Brief: Family First NZ v A-G
May 12, 2021
Further developments in the application of charities law.
In the Media: The Panel
May 6, 2021
Director Stephen Franks on RNZ discussing the issues of the day.
Case brief - Moncrief-Spittle v Regional Facilities Auckland Ltd
April 30, 2021
Judicial review challenge to a Auckland City Council subsidiary's decision to cancel a venue for hire agreement.
In the Media: Nine to Noon
April 28, 2021
Brigitte Morten on the week in politics.
Case Brief - Mercury NZ Ltd v Waitangi Tribunal
April 21, 2021
Solicitor Aimee Dartnall summarises the first Court case considering the Waitangi Tribunal's powers of resumption to return land to Māori ownership.
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