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Supreme Court Judgments of Public Interest


This page provides access to judgments of the Supreme Court in the last 90 days deemed to be of particular public interest.

All Supreme Court judgments can be found in the Supreme Court section of this website.

More general information about finding court judgments is available on the judgments section of this website.

Name Date of Judgment Reference Media release
Auckland Council v Wendco (NZ) Limited 17 July 2017 [2017] NZSC 113 Media release
New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association Incorporated v Air New Zealand Limited 14 July 2017 [2017] NZSC 111 Media release
Hawke's Bay Regional Investment Company Limited v Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Incorporated 06 July 2017 [2017] NZSC 106 Media release
Lakes International Golf Management Limited v Hartley Clendon Vincent 29 June 2017 [2017] NZSC 99 Media release
B v Waitemata District Health Board 14 June 2017 [2017] NZSC 88 Media release
Janferie Maeve Almond v Bruce James Read 30 May 2017 [2017] NZSC 80 Media release
Hamish McIntosh v John Howard Ross Fisk and David John Bridgman 26 May 2017 [2017] NZSC 78 Media release
ASG v Harlene Hayne, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Otago 03 May 2017 [2017] NZSC 59 Media release
Solicitor-General's Reference (No 1 of 2016) from CRI-2015-485-52, High Court at Christchurch 03 May 2017 [2017] NZSC 58 Media release

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