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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
Crocodile International PTE Ltd v Lacoste 21 February 2017 [2017] NZSC 14 Media release
Olivia Waiyee Lee v Whangarei District Council 22 December 2016 [2016] NZSC 173 Media release
Escrow Holdings Forty-One Limited v District Court at Auckland 20 December 2016 [2016] NZSC 167 Media release
Prattley Enterprises Limited v Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited 06 December 2016 [2016] NZSC 158 Media release

It is the responsibility of users of the information contained in these decisions to ensure compliance with conditions or other legal obligations governing access, release, storage and re-publication. See also the guide on statutory provisions that prohibit publication of certain information in certain circumstances. If in doubt you should consult the court that issued the decision(s).  Judicial Decisions are presented in PDF format to preserve the integrity of the documents.