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2017

  • Date04 October 2017 
    TitleSpeech graduation Adult literacy programme run by Howard League for Penal Reform
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenRimutaka Prison, Upper Hutt
    File PDF document icon RPGH.pdf — PDF document, 262 KB (268988 bytes)
  • Date05 August 2017 
    TitleManaging Criminal Justice
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenCriminal Bar Association conference Auckland Business School
    File PDF document icon CCJH.pdf — PDF document, 312 KB (319509 bytes)
  • Date11 April 2017 
    TitlePublic Participation in Environmental Adjudication: Some Further Reflections
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place givenEnvironment Adjudication Symposium, Auckland
    File PDF document icon HKJE.pdf — PDF document, 211 KB (216596 bytes)
  • Date23 March 2017 
    TitleConflict Between Indigenous People and the State
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenCommonwealth Law Conference, Melbourne, Victoria
    File PDF document icon CLJH.pdf — PDF document, 408 KB (418307 bytes)
  • Date23 January 2017 
    TitleAddress on the occassion of the Supreme and Federal Courts Judges' Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenPerth, retirement function for Hon Robert French, Chief Justice of Australia
    File PDF document icon PJRF.pdf — PDF document, 550 KB (564214 bytes)

2016

  • Date09 December 2016 
    TitleConstitutional Dialogue and the Rule of Law
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Matthew Palmer
    Place givenConstitutional Dialogue Conference, Faculty of Law, Hong Kong University
    File PDF document icon CDJH.pdf — PDF document, 367 KB (376130 bytes)
  • Date19 September 2016 
    TitleForensic Sciences "Together Informing Justice" - Opening Address
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenAustralian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society Symposium, Auckland
    File PDF document icon ANZJH.pdf — PDF document, 238 KB (244454 bytes)
  • Date13 September 2016 
    TitleThe Unity of Public Law
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenPublic Law Conferenece, Cambridge University, England
    File PDF document icon CPLC.pdf — PDF document, 425 KB (435462 bytes)
  • Date07 September 2016 
    TitleHas New Zealand's criminal justice system been compromised
    Speaker/AuthorRon Young, Retired judge of the High Court of New Zealand
    Place given2016 Harkness Henry Lecture, Waikato University, Hamilton, 7 September 2016
    File PDF document icon H2JH.pdf — PDF document, 330 KB (338140 bytes)
  • Date16 August 2016 
    TitleWhen there becomes here : the domestic application of foreign law
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenBanking and Financial Services Law Association Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon HJ4JH.pdf — PDF document, 248 KB (254711 bytes)
  • Date07 July 2016 
    TitleAddress given at the Australian Law Teachers' Association conference 2016
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenVictoria University of Wellington
    File PDF document icon HDCJ1.pdf — PDF document, 330 KB (337928 bytes)
  • Date21 April 2016 
    TitleDavids & Goliaths: Public Participation in the Planning Process
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Kós
    Place givenTony Hearn QC Memorial Lecture 2016
    File PDF document icon HJK_1.pdf — PDF document, 345 KB (353746 bytes)
  • Date03 March 2016 
    TitleCivil Justice : Haves, Have-nots and What to Do About Them
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place givenArbitrators’ & Mediators’ Institute of New Zealand and International Academy of Mediators Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon HJK-2.pdf — PDF document, 298 KB (305948 bytes)
  • Date26 January 2016 
    TitleDISASTER & RESILIENCE - The Canterbury earthquakes & their legal aftermath
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Kós
    Place givenSupreme & Federal Courts Judges Conference, Brisbane
    File PDF document icon HJK_3.pdf — PDF document, 236 KB (241969 bytes)
  • Date20 January 2016 
    TitleThe Rule of Law and Judicial Discretion
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Matthew Palmer
    Place givenNational University of Singapore
    File PDF document icon HJ2JH.pdf — PDF document, 209 KB (214426 bytes)

2015

  • Date19 November 2015 
    TitleTax and the Courts
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenTax Conference 2015 -Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Auckland
    File PDF document icon HJJH.pdf — PDF document, 180 KB (185190 bytes)
  • Date06 November 2015 
    TitleEthel Benjamin Address : The role of the Judge in sentencing: from port-soaked reactionary to latte liberal
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice French
    Place givenhttp://otagowomenlawyerssociety.com/ethel-benjamin/
    File PDF document icon HJF8JH.pdf — PDF document, 208 KB (213030 bytes)
  • Date10 October 2015 
    TitleAddress given at the combined Southland Otago Law Society Branch Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenInvercargill
    File PDF document icon 1HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 208 KB (212993 bytes)
  • Date07 October 2015 
    TitleJudgery and the Rule of Law
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenFaculty of Law Otago University, Dunedin
    File PDF document icon 2HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 302 KB (309948 bytes)
  • Date17 September 2015 
    TitleMiscarriage by Expert
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenCommonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association Triennial Conference, Wellington
    File PDF document icon HJJJH.pdf — PDF document, 100 KB (102987 bytes)
  • Date04 September 2015 
    TitleAddress given to Māori Law Society Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenWaitangi
    File PDF document icon 3HD1JH.pdf — PDF document, 210 KB (215257 bytes)
  • Date04 September 2015 
    TitleStatutory Interpretation in the Supreme Court
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenParliamentary Counsel Office, Wellington
    File PDF document icon SITJH.pdf — PDF document, 216 KB (221355 bytes)
  • Date20 August 2015 
    TitleBill of Rights Conference - Address
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenNew Zealand Bar Association Seminar, Wellington
    File PDF document icon HDCJ_3.pdf — PDF document, 299 KB (306212 bytes)
  • Date18 August 2015 
    TitlePatron's Lecture
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenVictoria University Wellington
    File PDF document icon 4HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 155 KB (159488 bytes)
  • Date11 August 2015 
    Title"Meet the Judiciary" evening
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenAuckland District Law Society Young Lawyers of Auckland
    File PDF document icon 8CDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 181 KB (185890 bytes)
  • Date07 August 2015 
    TitleAccess to Justice - A Constant Quest
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Geoffrey Venning, Chief High Court Judge
    Place givenNew Zealand Bar Association Conference, Napier
    File PDF document icon 1HJH.pdf — PDF document, 166 KB (170273 bytes)
  • Date06 July 2015 
    TitleMagna Carta 800th New Zealand Commemoration Committee - Address given to the University of Auckland
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenOwen G Glenn Building, University of Auckland
    File PDF document icon 7HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (199818 bytes)
  • Date04 June 2015 
    TitleAddress given to the Legal Research Foundation AGM
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenOld Government House, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 6HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 244 KB (250021 bytes)
  • Date13 May 2015 
    TitleFamily Violence - domestic measures for a global problem
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenInternational Association of Women Judges' Asia-Pacific Regional Conference Tagaytay City, the Philippines
    File PDF document icon 3HJH.pdf — PDF document, 194 KB (199203 bytes)
  • Date13 May 2015 
    TitleAddress given to Māori Land Court Judges and Environment Court Judges Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenWellington
    File PDF document icon CDCJ8.pdf — PDF document, 210 KB (215063 bytes)
  • Date29 March 2015 
    TitleAddress given at Welcome Reception of the 14th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice
    Place givenAuckland
    File PDF document icon 7HDJH.pdf — PDF document, 164 KB (167993 bytes)
  • Date29 March 2015 
    TitleWelcome reception 14th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenAustralasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 7HDCJ1.pdf — PDF document, 163 KB (167640 bytes)
  • Date06 March 2015 
    TitleFinal Sitting Speeches for Honourable Justice John McGrath
    Speaker/AuthorHon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice | Mr M Heron QC - Solicitor General | Mr C Moore - President NZ Law Society | Ms K CLark QC NZ Bar Association
    Place givenOld High Court Building, New Zealand Supreme Court
    File PDF document icon HJM1JH.pdf — PDF document, 197 KB (201975 bytes)
  • Date02 March 2015 
    TitleDavid Lange at The Oxford Union - Friday 1 March 1985
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place givenCambridge Society, Wellington
    File PDF document icon 2HJK2.pdf — PDF document, 182 KB (186449 bytes)
  • Date26 January 2015 
    TitleIt's All Relative: the Absolute Importance of the Family in Youth Justice (a New Zealand Perspective)
    Speaker/AuthorHis Honour Judge Becroft
    Place givenUnited Nations World Congress on Juvenile Justice Geneva, Switzerland
    File PDF document icon HHJH.pdf — PDF document, 424 KB (434322 bytes)

2014

  • Date07 November 2014 
    Title18th Annual Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Commemorative Address : Access to Justice - Who needs lawyers
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Helen Winkelmann, Chief High Court Judge
    Place givenhttp://otagowomenlawyerssociety.com/ethel-benjamin/
    File PDF document icon HHJW.pdf — PDF document, 240 KB (245957 bytes)
  • Date09 October 2014 
    TitleRangatahi Courts of Aotearoa / New Zealand - an update
    Speaker/AuthorHis Hon Judge Heemi Taumaunu
    Place givenVancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon RCJH.pdf — PDF document, 454 KB (465868 bytes)
  • Date09 October 2014 
    TitleSigned, Sealed - (but not yet fully) Delivered
    Speaker/AuthorHis Honour Judge Becroft
    Place givenVancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon 2HJH.pdf — PDF document, 787 KB (806849 bytes)
  • Date17 September 2014 
    TitleShirley Smith Address : Protecting the Vulnerable in the Twenty-First Century : an International Perspective
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenWomen in Law Committee, Wellington Branch of the NZ Law Society
    File PDF document icon 2HTJH.pdf — PDF document, 447 KB (458593 bytes)
  • Date15 September 2014 
    TitleReflections on the earthquake litigation
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Miller
    Place givenNew Zealand Insurance Law Assocation Conference 2014
    File PDF document icon EMJL.pdf — PDF document, 292 KB (299558 bytes)
  • Date07 September 2014 
    TitleEffective written submissions
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenNew Zealand Bar Association’s Appellate Advocacy Workshop, World Bar Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon eHJG.pdf — PDF document, 247 KB (253661 bytes)
  • Date04 September 2014 
    TitleBarbarians at the Gate: Challenges of Globalization to the Rule of Law
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenWorld Bar Association Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon BCJH.pdf — PDF document, 114 KB (117013 bytes)
  • Date11 August 2014 
    TitleAddress given at the Banking & Financial Services Law Association Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenQueenstown
    File PDF document icon AD8JH.pdf — PDF document, 222 KB (227680 bytes)
  • Date07 August 2014 
    TitleA voyage around statutory protections of human rights
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSupreme Court, Melbourne
    File PDF document icon HR4JH.pdf — PDF document, 318 KB (326402 bytes)
  • Date18 July 2014 
    TitlePublic Actors and Private Obligations – a Judicial Perspective
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenUniversity of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
    File PDF document icon JP3JH.pdf — PDF document, 200 KB (205593 bytes)

2013

  • Date07 November 2013 
    TitleThe Harkness Henry Lecture - Lex Aotearoa: An Heroic Attempt to Map the Maori Dimension in Modern New Zealand Law
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Joseph Williams
    Place givenUniversity of Waikato at the Price Waterhouse Coopers Lecture Theatre. http://www.waikato.ac.nz/law/news-events/events/past/harkness-henry-lecture-by-the-honourable-justice-joseph-williams
    File PDF document icon HJ1JH.pdf — PDF document, 1.17 MB (1222277 bytes)
  • Date07 November 2013 
    TitleStatutory interpretation, tax avoidance and the Supreme Court: reconciling the specific and the general
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenNew Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants 2013 Tax Conference, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 1HJG1T.pdf — PDF document, 474 KB (485692 bytes)
  • Date29 October 2013 
    TitleAddress to the 15th conference of Chief Justices of Asia and the Pacific LAWASIA; Contemporary issues for courts – demystifying the judicial process
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeld at the Supreme Court, Singapore
    File PDF document icon DH5JH.pdf — PDF document, 300 KB (307903 bytes)
  • Date16 September 2013 
    TitleWomen in the Public Sector – a question of equality
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenInstitute of Public Administration New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon 2H2JH.pdf — PDF document, 234 KB (239968 bytes)
  • Date24 August 2013 
    TitleAddress given at the New Zealand Bar Association Annual Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeritage Queenstown Hotel, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon AB3JH.pdf — PDF document, 264 KB (270911 bytes)
  • Date15 August 2013 
    TitleIt is just a matter of time and other myths - the gender gap
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenGet up and Speak 2013, Wellington
    File PDF document icon MH2JH.pdf — PDF document, 318 KB (326541 bytes)
  • Date25 July 2013 
    TitleAddress to the Resource Management Law Association Salmon Lecture | "Righting Environmental Justice"
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeld at the Northern Club, Auckland
    File PDF document icon SL3JH.pdf — PDF document, 356 KB (364731 bytes)
  • Date18 July 2013 
    TitleNational lecture on Administrative Law At The Australian Institute of Administrative Law Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeld at the Hotel Realm, Barton, Canberra ACT, Australia
    File PDF document icon AIHJ.pdf — PDF document, 311 KB (319419 bytes)
  • Date17 May 2013 
    TitleStatutory interpretation and tax avoidance
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenThe “Tax Avoidance in the 21st Century” conference held at the University of Melbourne, Australia
    File PDF document icon SIHG.pdf — PDF document, 232 KB (238110 bytes)
  • Date15 April 2013 
    Title18th Commonwealth Law Conference Address
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenCapetown, South Africa
    File PDF document icon CWJH.pdf — PDF document, 266 KB (272596 bytes)
  • Date23 March 2013 
    TitleFrom Zaoui to Today: a Review of Recent Developments in New Zealand’s Refugee and Protected Persons Law
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenSydney, Australia
    File PDF document icon HG_8JH.pdf — PDF document, 272 KB (278763 bytes)
  • Date22 January 2013 
    TitleTaxation Disputes in New Zealand
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenAustralasian Tax Teachers Association (ATTA) Conference
    File PDF document icon HJ7JH.pdf — PDF document, 273 KB (279982 bytes)

2012

  • Date20 December 2012 
    TitleInterview with Justice Winkelmann on Nine to Noon with Kathryn Ryan
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Winkelmann
    Place givenNine to Noon with Kathryn Ryan
    File PDF document icon NTHJ.pdf — PDF document, 150 KB (153844 bytes)
  • Date23 November 2012 
    Title“Fronting Up.” Dinner Address to the Australian and New Zealand College of Notaries
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Winkelmann
    Place given
    File PDF document icon NS28TH.pdf — PDF document, 201 KB (206735 bytes)
  • Date17 November 2012 
    TitleStreamlining New Zealand's Criminal Justice System
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Glazebrook
    Place givenCriminal Law Conference 2012: Reforming the Criminal Justice System of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    File PDF document icon SN28T.pdf — PDF document, 494 KB (506733 bytes)
  • Date17 November 2012 
    TitleKeynote address to the Criminal Law Conference 2012: Reforming the Criminal Justice System of Hong Kong
    Speaker/AuthorBy Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenHong Kong
    File PDF document icon CL28T.pdf — PDF document, 122 KB (125407 bytes)
  • Date19 September 2012 
    TitleCriminal justice institutions in times of change
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice O’Regan
    Place given13th International Criminal Law Congress, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon HJOS.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (199694 bytes)
  • Date29 June 2012 
    TitleAddress to the Legal Research Foundation Seminar; Mapping the Common Law
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeld at the Auckland Museum Auditorium
    File PDF document icon LRFS.pdf — PDF document, 305 KB (312609 bytes)
  • Date25 May 2012 
    TitleThe Hon Sir Rodney Gallen Memorial Service
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenNapier High Court
    File PDF document icon GM28T.pdf — PDF document, 102 KB (104817 bytes)
  • Date29 March 2012 
    TitleSome thoughts on a (New Zealand) Judicial Approach to Trust Law - STEP New Zealand Conference
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Paul Heath
    Place givenThe Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) in Auckland
    File PDF document icon SN28JH.pdf — PDF document, 324 KB (332019 bytes)

2011

  • Date12 September 2011 
    TitleHarkness Henry Lecture 2011
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenUniversity of Waikato, Hamilton
    File PDF document icon HHLS.pdf — PDF document, 212 KB (217672 bytes)
  • Date10 August 2011 
    TitleAddress to the Family Court Conference 2011
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenCopthorne Hotel, Oriental Bay, Wellington
    File PDF document icon FCCW.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (200674 bytes)
  • Date06 August 2011 
    TitleADR and the Civil Justice System
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Winkelmann
    Place givenAMINZ Conference
    File PDF document icon ADRC.pdf — PDF document, 252 KB (258614 bytes)
  • Date10 May 2011 
    TitleAddress to the Canadian chapter of the International Association of Women Judges’ conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenVancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon IAWJ.pdf — PDF document, 219 KB (224937 bytes)
  • Date16 March 2011 
    TitleThe Report Of the Advisory Council of Jurists: Sexual Orientation and Gender Equity in the Asia-Pacific Region
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon OHRG.pdf — PDF document, 236 KB (241969 bytes)
  • Date05 March 2011 
    TitleJudging and Law Reform
    Speaker/AuthorRt. Hon Sir Peter Blanchard
    Place given
    File PDF document icon JLRB.pdf — PDF document, 137 KB (140820 bytes)
  • Date28 February 2011 
    TitleAddress to the Rotary Club of Auckland Inc.
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenStamford Plaza, Auckland
    File PDF document icon RUSJ.pdf — PDF document, 112 KB (114937 bytes)

2010

  • Date16 September 2010 
    TitleLooking through the glass: Gender inequality at the senior levels of New Zealand's legal profession
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenChapman Tripp - Women in Law event
    File PDF document icon LTTG.pdf — PDF document, 79 KB (80985 bytes)
  • Date13 August 2010 
    TitleHuman Trafficking and New Zealand
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenAGM of the New Zealand Women Judges Association
    File PDF document icon NZTP.pdf — PDF document, 278 KB (284759 bytes)
  • Date05 July 2010 
    TitleAddress to the Australasian Law Teachers' Association Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenThe University of Auckland, Auckland
    File PDF document icon ALTA.pdf — PDF document, 232 KB (237873 bytes)
  • Date14 May 2010 
    TitleHuman Trafficking in the Asia Pacific Region
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given2010 International Association of Women Judges conference in Seoul, Korea
    File PDF document icon HTJG.pdf — PDF document, 291 KB (298888 bytes)
  • Date06 May 2010 
    TitleAddress to the Australia/New Zealand Ombudsmen Association
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHeld at the Holiday Inn, Featherston Street, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Ombudsmen speech-Wellington-6 May 2010.pdf — PDF document, 135 KB (138597 bytes)
  • Date04 May 2010 
    TitleJudging in an International World
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon IPBA Judging in an International World.pdf — PDF document, 190 KB (195220 bytes)
  • Date11 March 2010 
    TitleRefugees, Security and Human Rights: Working out the Balance
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Refugee Paper - Sydney - 11 03 10 Final.pdf — PDF document, 275 KB (281824 bytes)
  • Date11 March 2010 
    TitleJudges and Free Speech in New Zealand
    Speaker/AuthorHon Grant Hammond
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Judges and Free Speech in New Zealand-11032010.pdf — PDF document, 616 KB (631198 bytes)
  • Date26 February 2010 
    TitleADDRESS TO THE SUPREME AND FEDERAL COURT JUDGES’ CONFERENCE
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenHyatt Hotel, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    File PDF document icon Supreme and Federal Court Judges' Conference-Canberra-26 Jan 2010.pdf — PDF document, 165 KB (169816 bytes)
  • Date19 February 2010 
    TitleSupreme Court First Sitting
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSupreme Court of New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech19-02-2010.pdf — PDF document, 45 KB (46806 bytes)
  • Date18 January 2010 
    TitleSpeech of the Chief Justice of New Zealand, Dame Sian Elias at the opening of the Supreme Court of New Zealand
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSupreme Court of New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Opening of Supreme Court.pdf — PDF document, 32 KB (32861 bytes)

2009

  • Date26 November 2009 
    TitleDame Silvia Cartwright Lecture
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenNorthern Club, Auckland
    File PDF document icon DSCA1.pdf — PDF document, 148 KB (152478 bytes)
  • Date22 October 2009 
    TitleGender equality in the workforce: A work in progress
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenAnnual Professional Women’s Dinner (Canterbury Women’s Legal Association)
    File PDF document icon GEW.pdf — PDF document, 127 KB (130607 bytes)
  • Date15 October 2009 
    TitleChipping away at the judicial arm?
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Priestley
    Place givenHarkness Henry Lecture, University of Waikato
    File PDF document icon HHLH.pdf — PDF document, 228 KB (233894 bytes)
  • Date09 July 2009 
    TitleAnnual 2009 Shirley Smith Address
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenRutherford House, Victoria University, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Shirley Smith 2009 lecture-Blameless Babes-9 July 2009.pdf — PDF document, 126 KB (129597 bytes)
  • Date10 June 2009 
    TitleImmigration and Judicial Review
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Supreme Federal Judges Paper.pdf — PDF document, 66 KB (67683 bytes)
  • Date03 June 2009 
    TitleTo the Lighthouse: Judicial Review and Immigration
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon To the Lighthouse - Jud Rev and Imm in NZ - 3 6 09.pdf — PDF document, 443 KB (454091 bytes)
  • Date19 March 2009 
    TitleAddress to the District Court Judges' Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenRotorua, New Zealand
    File PDF document icon DCJs conference-Rotorua-19 March 2009.pdf — PDF document, 89 KB (91223 bytes)

2008

  • Date23 October 2008 
    TitleRamo Lecture 2008
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenUniversity of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, United States of America
    File PDF document icon Ramo Lecture 2008.pdf — PDF document, 181 KB (185647 bytes)
  • Date02 October 2008 
    TitleHard Cases Bad Law
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice Heath
    Place givenThe Harkness Henry Lecture, Univeristy of Waikato
    File PDF document icon Harkness Henry Lecture.pdf — PDF document, 314 KB (322138 bytes)
  • Date29 June 2008 
    TitleMagna Carta and the New Zealand Constitution
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice Baragwanath
    Place givenAddress to English Speaking Union
    File PDF document icon 29_06_08.pdf — PDF document, 147 KB (151474 bytes)
  • Date13 June 2008 
    TitleAddress to the Australian Women Lawyers’ Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenMelbourne, Australia
    File PDF document icon 13_06_08.pdf — PDF document, 85 KB (87327 bytes)
  • Date16 May 2008 
    TitleSir David Williams Lecture
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenThomas Grey Room, Pembroke College, Cambridge University, England
    File PDF document icon SIR DAVID WILLIAMS LECTURE.pdf — PDF document, 158 KB (161993 bytes)
  • Date28 April 2008 
    TitleHuman Rights and the Environment
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenConference "Strategies for the Future : Protecting Rights in the Pacific", Samoa
    File PDF document icon HRE.pdf — PDF document, 463 KB (474925 bytes)

2007

  • Date16 November 2007 
    TitleBeyond Dignity
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Hammond
    Place givenSecond International Symposium on the Law of Remedies, Auckland
    File PDF document icon Speech16-11-07_000.pdf — PDF document, 258 KB (264297 bytes)
  • Date24 September 2007 
    TitleThe Evolution of Treaty Jurisprudence
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Baragwanath
    Place given2007 Harkness Henry lecture, University of Waikato, Hamilton
    File PDF document icon Speech24-09-2007.pdf — PDF document, 121 KB (124290 bytes)
  • Date18 June 2007 
    TitleHow we got here: Law Commission Report 62 and the Coroners Act 2006
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Baragwanath
    Place givenCoroners Orientation Programme, Wellington
    File PDF document icon CoronersspeechJune07.pdf — PDF document, 193 KB (197958 bytes)
  • Date28 May 2007 
    TitleHuman Rights in the Asia-Pacific Region, Address to AGM Wellington Women Lawyers' Association
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenWellington
    File PDF document icon Speech28-05-2007.pdf — PDF document, 166 KB (170572 bytes)
  • Date25 April 2007 
    TitleAuckland Grammar School ANZAC Day Address 2007
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Baragwanath
    Place givenAuckland
    File PDF document icon Speech25-04-2007.pdf — PDF document, 27 KB (27996 bytes)
  • Date14 March 2007 
    TitleThe Criminal Jury Trial System
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Randerson
    Place given
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  • Date09 February 2007 
    TitleAddress by the Hon Justice Randerson, Chief High Court Judge at the opening of the Greymouth High Court House
    Speaker/AuthorHon Justice Randerson
    Place givenGreymouth
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2006

  • Date28 September 2006 
    TitleThe F.W. Guest Memorial Lecture - Courts Administration, the Judiciary and the efficient delivery of Justice - a personal view
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice Hansen
    Place givenOtago University
    File PDF document icon Speech28-09-2006.pdf — PDF document, 787 KB (806286 bytes)
  • Date04 September 2006 
    TitleEulogy for the Lord Cooke of Thorndon
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenWellington
    File PDF document icon Speech04-09-2006.pdf — PDF document, 64 KB (66222 bytes)
  • Date25 August 2006 
    TitleWhat is distinctive about New Zealand law and the New Zealand way of doing law? New Zealand law and Maori Address to the Law Commission's 20th Anniversary Seminar.
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice Baragwanath
    Place givenWellington
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  • Date15 August 2006 
    Title"The New Miscarriages of Justice" The Harkness Henry Lecture 2006
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place givenThe University of Waikato
    File PDF document icon Speech15-08-2006.pdf — PDF document, 165 KB (169649 bytes)
  • Date11 August 2006 
    Title"Conflicts of Interest: The New Zealand Perspective" Address given at the 3rd Annual Banking and Financial Services Law and Practice Conference
    Speaker/AuthorJustice Susan Glazebrook
    Place givenSurfers Paradise
    File PDF document icon Speech11-08-2006.pdf — PDF document, 226 KB (232373 bytes)
  • Date26 May 2006 
    Title"The Role of Lawyers in Society" Address given at the 50th Anniversary of the Fiji Law Society
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenFiji
    File PDF document icon Speech26-05-2006.pdf — PDF document, 97 KB (99563 bytes)
  • Date04 May 2006 
    Title"Changing our World" Address given to the International Association of Women Judges' Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSydney
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2005

  • Date09 November 2005 
    TitleDevelopment of the Role of the Ombudsman with Reference to the Pacific 22nd Australasian and Pacific Ombudsman Regional Conference
    Speaker/AuthorSir Kenneth Keith
    Place givenWellington
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  • Date04 November 2005 
    Title"Law from Afar", an after dinner speech to the North American Alumni Association, Wellington Club
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place givenWellington
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  • Date11 October 2005 
    TitleAddress to the Australasian-Anglo Lawyers' Association
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSydney
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  • Date04 October 2005 
    Title"The Judiciary and Religion in Society" Address to the 12th Annual International Law and Religion Symposium, Brigham Young University, Utah
    Speaker/AuthorThe Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place givenBrigham Young University, Utah, 4 October 2005
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  • Date26 July 2005 
    TitleVindicating the Rights of Women
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenPort Vila, Vanuatu
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  • Date06 July 2005 
    Title"Equality under law" Address given to the Australasian Law Teachers' Conference
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenUniversity of Waikato Hamilton
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  • Date18 February 2005 
    TitleFighting talk and rights talk
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenSydney
    File PDF document icon Speech18-02-2005.pdf — PDF document, 66 KB (68480 bytes)
  • Date09 February 2005 
    TitleCriminology in the Age of Talk-back
    Speaker/AuthorThe Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place givenWellington
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Supreme Court First Sitting Speeches

  • Date01 July 2004 
    TitleSpeech at the Special Sitting of the New Zealand Supreme Court
    Speaker/AuthorChief Justice, the Right Honourable Dame Sian Elias
    Place given
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  • Date01 July 2004 
    TitleNZLS President's Address
    Speaker/AuthorMr Chris Darlow
    Place given
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  • Date01 July 2004 
    TitleAddress on behalf of New Zealand Bar Association
    Speaker/AuthorRobert Dobson QC
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Speech03-07-2004.pdf — PDF document, 17 KB (18375 bytes)
  • Date01 July 2004 
    TitleAddress of the Attorney-General on the first sitting of the Supreme Court
    Speaker/Author
    Place given
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