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2017

  • Date 11 April 2017  
    Title Public Participation in Environmental Adjudication: Some Further Reflections
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place given Environment Adjudication Symposium, Auckland
    File PDF document icon HKJE.pdf — PDF document, 211 KB (216596 bytes)
  • Date 23 January 2017  
    Title Address on the occassion of the Supreme and Federal Courts Judges' Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Perth, retirement function for Hon Robert French, Chief Justice of Australia
    File PDF document icon PJRF.pdf — PDF document, 550 KB (564214 bytes)

2016

  • Date 09 December 2016  
    Title Constitutional Dialogue and the Rule of Law
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Matthew Palmer
    Place given Constitutional Dialogue Conference, Faculty of Law, Hong Kong University
    File PDF document icon CDRL.pdf — PDF document, 367 KB (376039 bytes)
  • Date 19 September 2016  
    Title Forensic Sciences "Together Informing Justice" - Opening Address
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society Symposium, Auckland
    File PDF document icon ANZF.pdf — PDF document, 238 KB (244372 bytes)
  • Date 13 September 2016  
    Title The Unity of Public Law
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Public Law Conferenece, Cambridge University, England
    File PDF document icon CPLC.pdf — PDF document, 425 KB (435462 bytes)
  • Date 07 September 2016  
    Title Has New Zealand's criminal justice system been compromised
    Speaker/Author Ron Young, Retired judge of the High Court of New Zealand
    Place given 2016 Harkness Henry Lecture, Waikato University, Hamilton, 7 September 2016
    File PDF document icon HHLY.pdf — PDF document, 328 KB (336100 bytes)
  • Date 16 August 2016  
    Title When there becomes here : the domestic application of foreign law
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Banking and Financial Services Law Association Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon HJG1.pdf — PDF document, 248 KB (254541 bytes)
  • Date 07 July 2016  
    Title Address given at the Australian Law Teachers' Association conference 2016
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Victoria University of Wellington
    File PDF document icon HDCJ1.pdf — PDF document, 330 KB (337928 bytes)
  • Date 21 April 2016  
    Title Davids & Goliaths: Public Participation in the Planning Process
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Kós
    Place given Tony Hearn QC Memorial Lecture 2016
    File PDF document icon HJK_1.pdf — PDF document, 345 KB (353746 bytes)
  • Date 03 March 2016  
    Title Civil Justice : Haves, Have-nots and What to Do About Them
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place given Arbitrators’ & 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)
  • Date 26 January 2016  
    Title DISASTER & RESILIENCE - The Canterbury earthquakes & their legal aftermath
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Kós
    Place given Supreme & Federal Courts Judges Conference, Brisbane
    File PDF document icon HJK_3.pdf — PDF document, 236 KB (241969 bytes)
  • Date 20 January 2016  
    Title The Rule of Law and Judicial Discretion
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Matthew Palmer
    Place given National University of Singapore
    File PDF document icon HJP_1.pdf — PDF document, 209 KB (214500 bytes)

2015

  • Date 19 November 2015  
    Title Tax and the Courts
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Tax Conference 2015 -Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Auckland
    File PDF document icon HJG2.pdf — PDF document, 180 KB (185282 bytes)
  • Date 06 November 2015  
    Title Ethel Benjamin Address : The role of the Judge in sentencing: from port-soaked reactionary to latte liberal
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice French
    Place given http://otagowomenlawyerssociety.com/ethel-benjamin/
    File PDF document icon HJF_1.pdf — PDF document, 217 KB (222902 bytes)
  • Date 10 October 2015  
    Title Address given at the combined Southland Otago Law Society Branch Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Invercargill
    File PDF document icon 1HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 208 KB (212993 bytes)
  • Date 07 October 2015  
    Title Judgery and the Rule of Law
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Faculty of Law Otago University, Dunedin
    File PDF document icon 2HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 302 KB (309948 bytes)
  • Date 17 September 2015  
    Title Miscarriage by Expert
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Commonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association Triennial Conference, Wellington
    File PDF document icon HJG3.pdf — PDF document, 100 KB (103081 bytes)
  • Date 04 September 2015  
    Title Address given to Māori Law Society Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Waitangi
    File PDF document icon 3HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 208 KB (213136 bytes)
  • Date 04 September 2015  
    Title Statutory Interpretation in the Supreme Court
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Parliamentary Counsel Office, Wellington
    File PDF document icon HJG4.pdf — PDF document, 293 KB (300343 bytes)
  • Date 20 August 2015  
    Title Bill of Rights Conference - Address
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given New Zealand Bar Association Seminar, Wellington
    File PDF document icon HDCJ_3.pdf — PDF document, 299 KB (306212 bytes)
  • Date 18 August 2015  
    Title Patron's Lecture
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Victoria University Wellington
    File PDF document icon 4HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 155 KB (159488 bytes)
  • Date 11 August 2015  
    Title "Meet the Judiciary" evening
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Auckland District Law Society Young Lawyers of Auckland
    File PDF document icon 8CDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 181 KB (185890 bytes)
  • Date 07 August 2015  
    Title Access to Justice - A Constant Quest
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Geoffrey Venning, Chief High Court Judge
    Place given New Zealand Bar Association Conference, Napier
    File PDF document icon 1HJV.pdf — PDF document, 166 KB (170163 bytes)
  • Date 06 July 2015  
    Title Magna Carta 800th New Zealand Commemoration Committee - Address given to the University of Auckland
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Owen G Glenn Building, University of Auckland
    File PDF document icon 7HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (199818 bytes)
  • Date 04 June 2015  
    Title Address given to the Legal Research Foundation AGM
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Old Government House, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 6HDCJ.pdf — PDF document, 244 KB (250021 bytes)
  • Date 13 May 2015  
    Title Family Violence - domestic measures for a global problem
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given International Association of Women Judges' Asia-Pacific Regional Conference Tagaytay City, the Philippines
    File PDF document icon 3HJG.pdf — PDF document, 194 KB (199268 bytes)
  • Date 13 May 2015  
    Title Address given to Māori Land Court Judges and Environment Court Judges Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon CDCJ8.pdf — PDF document, 210 KB (215063 bytes)
  • Date 29 March 2015  
    Title Address given at Welcome Reception of the 14th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias - Chief Justice
    Place given Auckland
    File PDF document icon HDCJ8.pdf — PDF document, 163 KB (167640 bytes)
  • Date 29 March 2015  
    Title Welcome reception 14th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Australasian Conference on Child Abuse & Neglect, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 7HDCJ1.pdf — PDF document, 163 KB (167640 bytes)
  • Date 06 March 2015  
    Title Final Sitting Speeches for Honourable Justice John McGrath
    Speaker/Author Hon 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 given Old High Court Building, New Zealand Supreme Court
    File PDF document icon HJMcGr.pdf — PDF document, 197 KB (201910 bytes)
  • Date 02 March 2015  
    Title David Lange at The Oxford Union - Friday 1 March 1985
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Stephen Kós
    Place given Cambridge Society, Wellington
    File PDF document icon 2HJK2.pdf — PDF document, 182 KB (186449 bytes)
  • Date 26 January 2015  
    Title It's All Relative: the Absolute Importance of the Family in Youth Justice (a New Zealand Perspective)
    Speaker/Author His Honour Judge Becroft
    Place given United Nations World Congress on Juvenile Justice Geneva, Switzerland
    File PDF document icon HHJB.pdf — PDF document, 424 KB (434215 bytes)

2014

  • Date 07 November 2014  
    Title 18th Annual Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Commemorative Address : Access to Justice - Who needs lawyers
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Helen Winkelmann, Chief High Court Judge
    Place given http://otagowomenlawyerssociety.com/ethel-benjamin/
    File PDF document icon HHJW.pdf — PDF document, 240 KB (245957 bytes)
  • Date 09 October 2014  
    Title Rangatahi Courts of Aotearoa / New Zealand - an update
    Speaker/Author His Hon Judge Heemi Taumaunu
    Place given Vancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon RCU.pdf — PDF document, 457 KB (468531 bytes)
  • Date 09 October 2014  
    Title Signed, Sealed - (but not yet fully) Delivered
    Speaker/Author His Honour Judge Becroft
    Place given Vancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon 2HHJB2.pdf — PDF document, 787 KB (806747 bytes)
  • Date 17 September 2014  
    Title Shirley Smith Address : Protecting the Vulnerable in the Twenty-First Century : an International Perspective
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Women in Law Committee, Wellington Branch of the NZ Law Society
    File PDF document icon 2HJG2.pdf — PDF document, 480 KB (492018 bytes)
  • Date 07 September 2014  
    Title Effective written submissions
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given New Zealand Bar Association’s Appellate Advocacy Workshop, World Bar Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon eHJG.pdf — PDF document, 254 KB (260767 bytes)
  • Date 04 September 2014  
    Title Barbarians at the Gate: Challenges of Globalization to the Rule of Law
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given World Bar Association Conference, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon BCJ8.pdf — PDF document, 116 KB (119186 bytes)
  • Date 11 August 2014  
    Title Address given at the Banking & Financial Services Law Association Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Queenstown
    File PDF document icon ADCJ8.pdf — PDF document, 227 KB (233459 bytes)
  • Date 07 August 2014  
    Title A voyage around statutory protections of human rights
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Supreme Court, Melbourne
    File PDF document icon HRCD4.pdf — PDF document, 327 KB (335384 bytes)
  • Date 18 July 2014  
    Title Public Actors and Private Obligations – a Judicial Perspective
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
    File PDF document icon JPCD3.pdf — PDF document, 207 KB (212512 bytes)

2013

  • Date 07 November 2013  
    Title The Harkness Henry Lecture - Lex Aotearoa: An Heroic Attempt to Map the Maori Dimension in Modern New Zealand Law
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Joseph Williams
    Place given University 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 HJJW.pdf — PDF document, 1.17 MB (1221898 bytes)
  • Date 07 November 2013  
    Title Statutory interpretation, tax avoidance and the Supreme Court: reconciling the specific and the general
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants 2013 Tax Conference, Auckland
    File PDF document icon 1HJG1.pdf — PDF document, 542 KB (555360 bytes)
  • Date 29 October 2013  
    Title Address to the 15th conference of Chief Justices of Asia and the Pacific LAWASIA; Contemporary issues for courts – demystifying the judicial process
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Held at the Supreme Court, Singapore
    File PDF document icon DHDC.pdf — PDF document, 303 KB (310548 bytes)
  • Date 16 September 2013  
    Title Women in the Public Sector – a question of equality
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Institute of Public Administration New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon 2HHJ2.pdf — PDF document, 243 KB (249535 bytes)
  • Date 24 August 2013  
    Title Address given at the New Zealand Bar Association Annual Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Heritage Queenstown Hotel, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon ABHD.pdf — PDF document, 264 KB (271107 bytes)
  • Date 15 August 2013  
    Title It is just a matter of time and other myths - the gender gap
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Get up and Speak 2013, Wellington
    File PDF document icon MHJG.pdf — PDF document, 346 KB (354892 bytes)
  • Date 25 July 2013  
    Title Address to the Resource Management Law Association Salmon Lecture | "Righting Environmental Justice"
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Held at the Northern Club, Auckland
    File PDF document icon SLHD.pdf — PDF document, 361 KB (370326 bytes)
  • Date 18 July 2013  
    Title National lecture on Administrative Law At The Australian Institute of Administrative Law Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Held at the Hotel Realm, Barton, Canberra ACT, Australia
    File PDF document icon AIHJ.pdf — PDF document, 311 KB (319419 bytes)
  • Date 17 May 2013  
    Title Statutory interpretation and tax avoidance
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given The “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)
  • Date 15 April 2013  
    Title 18th Commonwealth Law Conference Address
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Capetown, South Africa
    File PDF document icon CWCD.pdf — PDF document, 268 KB (274671 bytes)
  • Date 23 March 2013  
    Title From Zaoui to Today: a Review of Recent Developments in New Zealand’s Refugee and Protected Persons Law
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Sydney, Australia
    File PDF document icon HJG_8.pdf — PDF document, 280 KB (287545 bytes)
  • Date 22 January 2013  
    Title Taxation Disputes in New Zealand
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Australasian Tax Teachers Association (ATTA) Conference
    File PDF document icon HJG_7.pdf — PDF document, 292 KB (299890 bytes)

2012

  • Date 20 December 2012  
    Title Interview with Justice Winkelmann on Nine to Noon with Kathryn Ryan
    Speaker/Author Justice Winkelmann
    Place given Nine to Noon with Kathryn Ryan
    File PDF document icon NTHJ.pdf — PDF document, 150 KB (153844 bytes)
  • Date 23 November 2012  
    Title “Fronting Up.” Dinner Address to the Australian and New Zealand College of Notaries
    Speaker/Author Justice Winkelmann
    Place given
    File PDF document icon NSHJ.pdf — PDF document, 206 KB (211078 bytes)
  • Date 17 November 2012  
    Title Criminal Law Conference 2012: Reforming the Criminal Justice System of Hong Kong.
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Glazebrook
    Place given Hong Kong
    File PDF document icon SNZH.pdf — PDF document, 510 KB (522499 bytes)
  • Date 17 November 2012  
    Title Keynote address to the Criminal Law Conference 2012: Reforming the Criminal Justice System of Hong Kong
    Speaker/Author By Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Hong Kong
    File PDF document icon CLCH.pdf — PDF document, 122 KB (125721 bytes)
  • Date 19 September 2012  
    Title Criminal justice institutions in times of change
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice O’Regan
    Place given 13th International Criminal Law Congress, Queenstown
    File PDF document icon HJOS.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (199694 bytes)
  • Date 29 June 2012  
    Title Address to the Legal Research Foundation Seminar; Mapping the Common Law
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Held at the Auckland Museum Auditorium
    File PDF document icon LRFS.pdf — PDF document, 305 KB (312609 bytes)
  • Date 25 May 2012  
    Title The Hon Sir Rodney Gallen Memorial Service
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Napier High Court
    File PDF document icon GMSS.pdf — PDF document, 101 KB (103954 bytes)
  • Date 29 March 2012  
    Title Some thoughts on a (New Zealand) Judicial Approach to Trust Law - STEP New Zealand Conference
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Paul Heath
    Place given The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) in Auckland
    File PDF document icon SNZS.pdf — PDF document, 330 KB (338048 bytes)

2011

  • Date 12 September 2011  
    Title Harkness Henry Lecture 2011
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given University of Waikato, Hamilton
    File PDF document icon HHLS.pdf — PDF document, 212 KB (217672 bytes)
  • Date 10 August 2011  
    Title Address to the Family Court Conference 2011
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Copthorne Hotel, Oriental Bay, Wellington
    File PDF document icon FCCW.pdf — PDF document, 195 KB (200674 bytes)
  • Date 06 August 2011  
    Title ADR and the Civil Justice System
    Speaker/Author Justice Winkelmann
    Place given AMINZ Conference
    File PDF document icon ADRC.pdf — PDF document, 252 KB (258614 bytes)
  • Date 10 May 2011  
    Title Address to the Canadian chapter of the International Association of Women Judges’ conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Vancouver, Canada
    File PDF document icon IAWJ.pdf — PDF document, 219 KB (224937 bytes)
  • Date 16 March 2011  
    Title The Report Of the Advisory Council of Jurists: Sexual Orientation and Gender Equity in the Asia-Pacific Region
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon OHRG.pdf — PDF document, 236 KB (241969 bytes)
  • Date 05 March 2011  
    Title Judging and Law Reform
    Speaker/Author Rt. Hon Sir Peter Blanchard
    Place given
    File PDF document icon JLRB.pdf — PDF document, 137 KB (140820 bytes)
  • Date 28 February 2011  
    Title Address to the Rotary Club of Auckland Inc.
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Stamford Plaza, Auckland
    File PDF document icon RUSJ.pdf — PDF document, 112 KB (114937 bytes)

2010

  • Date 16 September 2010  
    Title Looking through the glass: Gender inequality at the senior levels of New Zealand's legal profession
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Chapman Tripp - Women in Law event
    File PDF document icon LTTG.pdf — PDF document, 79 KB (80985 bytes)
  • Date 13 August 2010  
    Title Human Trafficking and New Zealand
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given AGM of the New Zealand Women Judges Association
    File PDF document icon NZTP.pdf — PDF document, 278 KB (284759 bytes)
  • Date 05 July 2010  
    Title Address to the Australasian Law Teachers' Association Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given The University of Auckland, Auckland
    File PDF document icon ALTA.pdf — PDF document, 232 KB (237873 bytes)
  • Date 14 May 2010  
    Title Human Trafficking in the Asia Pacific Region
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given 2010 International Association of Women Judges conference in Seoul, Korea
    File PDF document icon HTJG.pdf — PDF document, 291 KB (298888 bytes)
  • Date 06 May 2010  
    Title Address to the Australia/New Zealand Ombudsmen Association
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Held at the Holiday Inn, Featherston Street, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Ombudsmen speech-Wellington-6 May 2010.pdf — PDF document, 135 KB (138597 bytes)
  • Date 04 May 2010  
    Title Judging in an International World
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon IPBA Judging in an International World.pdf — PDF document, 190 KB (195220 bytes)
  • Date 11 March 2010  
    Title Refugees, Security and Human Rights: Working out the Balance
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Refugee Paper - Sydney - 11 03 10 Final.pdf — PDF document, 275 KB (281824 bytes)
  • Date 11 March 2010  
    Title Judges and Free Speech in New Zealand
    Speaker/Author Hon Grant Hammond
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Judges and Free Speech in New Zealand-11032010.pdf — PDF document, 616 KB (631198 bytes)
  • Date 26 February 2010  
    Title ADDRESS TO THE SUPREME AND FEDERAL COURT JUDGES’ CONFERENCE
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Hyatt 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)
  • Date 19 February 2010  
    Title Supreme Court First Sitting
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Supreme Court of New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech19-02-2010.pdf — PDF document, 45 KB (46806 bytes)
  • Date 18 January 2010  
    Title Speech of the Chief Justice of New Zealand, Dame Sian Elias at the opening of the Supreme Court of New Zealand
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Supreme Court of New Zealand, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Opening of Supreme Court.pdf — PDF document, 32 KB (32861 bytes)

2009

  • Date 26 November 2009  
    Title Dame Silvia Cartwright Lecture
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Northern Club, Auckland
    File PDF document icon DSCA1.pdf — PDF document, 148 KB (152478 bytes)
  • Date 22 October 2009  
    Title Gender equality in the workforce: A work in progress
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Annual Professional Women’s Dinner (Canterbury Women’s Legal Association)
    File PDF document icon GEW.pdf — PDF document, 127 KB (130607 bytes)
  • Date 15 October 2009  
    Title Chipping away at the judicial arm?
    Speaker/Author Justice Priestley
    Place given Harkness Henry Lecture, University of Waikato
    File PDF document icon HHLH.pdf — PDF document, 228 KB (233894 bytes)
  • Date 09 July 2009  
    Title Annual 2009 Shirley Smith Address
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Rutherford House, Victoria University, Wellington
    File PDF document icon Shirley Smith 2009 lecture-Blameless Babes-9 July 2009.pdf — PDF document, 126 KB (129597 bytes)
  • Date 10 June 2009  
    Title Immigration and Judicial Review
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Supreme Federal Judges Paper.pdf — PDF document, 66 KB (67683 bytes)
  • Date 03 June 2009  
    Title To the Lighthouse: Judicial Review and Immigration
    Speaker/Author Hon 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)
  • Date 19 March 2009  
    Title Address to the District Court Judges' Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Rotorua, New Zealand
    File PDF document icon DCJs conference-Rotorua-19 March 2009.pdf — PDF document, 89 KB (91223 bytes)

2008

  • Date 23 October 2008  
    Title Ramo Lecture 2008
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given University 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)
  • Date 02 October 2008  
    Title Hard Cases Bad Law
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice Heath
    Place given The Harkness Henry Lecture, Univeristy of Waikato
    File PDF document icon Harkness Henry Lecture.pdf — PDF document, 314 KB (322138 bytes)
  • Date 29 June 2008  
    Title Magna Carta and the New Zealand Constitution
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice Baragwanath
    Place given Address to English Speaking Union
    File PDF document icon 29_06_08.pdf — PDF document, 147 KB (151474 bytes)
  • Date 13 June 2008  
    Title Address to the Australian Women Lawyers’ Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Melbourne, Australia
    File PDF document icon 13_06_08.pdf — PDF document, 85 KB (87327 bytes)
  • Date 16 May 2008  
    Title Sir David Williams Lecture
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Thomas Grey Room, Pembroke College, Cambridge University, England
    File PDF document icon SIR DAVID WILLIAMS LECTURE.pdf — PDF document, 158 KB (161993 bytes)
  • Date 28 April 2008  
    Title Human Rights and the Environment
    Speaker/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Conference "Strategies for the Future : Protecting Rights in the Pacific", Samoa
    File PDF document icon HRE.pdf — PDF document, 463 KB (474925 bytes)

2007

  • Date 16 November 2007  
    Title Beyond Dignity
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Hammond
    Place given Second International Symposium on the Law of Remedies, Auckland
    File PDF document icon Speech16-11-07_000.pdf — PDF document, 258 KB (264297 bytes)
  • Date 24 September 2007  
    Title The Evolution of Treaty Jurisprudence
    Speaker/Author Justice Baragwanath
    Place given 2007 Harkness Henry lecture, University of Waikato, Hamilton
    File PDF document icon Speech24-09-2007.pdf — PDF document, 121 KB (124290 bytes)
  • Date 18 June 2007  
    Title How we got here: Law Commission Report 62 and the Coroners Act 2006
    Speaker/Author Justice Baragwanath
    Place given Coroners Orientation Programme, Wellington
    File PDF document icon CoronersspeechJune07.pdf — PDF document, 193 KB (197958 bytes)
  • Date 28 May 2007  
    Title Human Rights in the Asia-Pacific Region, Address to AGM Wellington Women Lawyers' Association
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech28-05-2007.pdf — PDF document, 166 KB (170572 bytes)
  • Date 25 April 2007  
    Title Auckland Grammar School ANZAC Day Address 2007
    Speaker/Author Justice Baragwanath
    Place given Auckland
    File PDF document icon Speech25-04-2007.pdf — PDF document, 27 KB (27996 bytes)
  • Date 14 March 2007  
    Title The Criminal Jury Trial System
    Speaker/Author Justice Randerson
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Speech14-03-2007.pdf — PDF document, 24 KB (25565 bytes)
  • Date 09 February 2007  
    Title Address by the Hon Justice Randerson, Chief High Court Judge at the opening of the Greymouth High Court House
    Speaker/Author Hon Justice Randerson
    Place given Greymouth
    File PDF document icon Speech09-02-2007.pdf — PDF document, 27 KB (27658 bytes)

2006

  • Date 28 September 2006  
    Title The F.W. Guest Memorial Lecture - Courts Administration, the Judiciary and the efficient delivery of Justice - a personal view
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice Hansen
    Place given Otago University
    File PDF document icon Speech28-09-2006.pdf — PDF document, 787 KB (806286 bytes)
  • Date 04 September 2006  
    Title Eulogy for the Lord Cooke of Thorndon
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech04-09-2006.pdf — PDF document, 64 KB (66222 bytes)
  • Date 25 August 2006  
    Title What 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/Author The Hon Justice Baragwanath
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech25-08-2006.pdf — PDF document, 223 KB (228651 bytes)
  • Date 15 August 2006  
    Title "The New Miscarriages of Justice" The Harkness Henry Lecture 2006
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place given The University of Waikato
    File PDF document icon Speech15-08-2006.pdf — PDF document, 165 KB (169649 bytes)
  • Date 11 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/Author Justice Susan Glazebrook
    Place given Surfers Paradise
    File PDF document icon Speech11-08-2006.pdf — PDF document, 226 KB (232373 bytes)
  • Date 26 May 2006  
    Title "The Role of Lawyers in Society" Address given at the 50th Anniversary of the Fiji Law Society
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Fiji
    File PDF document icon Speech26-05-2006.pdf — PDF document, 97 KB (99563 bytes)
  • Date 04 May 2006  
    Title "Changing our World" Address given to the International Association of Women Judges' Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Sydney
    File PDF document icon Speech04-05-2006.pdf — PDF document, 97 KB (99962 bytes)

2005

  • Date 09 November 2005  
    Title Development of the Role of the Ombudsman with Reference to the Pacific 22nd Australasian and Pacific Ombudsman Regional Conference
    Speaker/Author Sir Kenneth Keith
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech09-11-2005.pdf — PDF document, 116 KB (119748 bytes)
  • Date 04 November 2005  
    Title "Law from Afar", an after dinner speech to the North American Alumni Association, Wellington Club
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech04-11-2005.pdf — PDF document, 40 KB (41370 bytes)
  • Date 11 October 2005  
    Title Address to the Australasian-Anglo Lawyers' Association
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Sydney
    File PDF document icon Speech11-10-2005.pdf — PDF document, 67 KB (68770 bytes)
  • Date 04 October 2005  
    Title "The Judiciary and Religion in Society" Address to the 12th Annual International Law and Religion Symposium, Brigham Young University, Utah
    Speaker/Author The Hon Justice R Grant Hammond
    Place given Brigham Young University, Utah, 4 October 2005
    File PDF document icon Speech04-10-2005.pdf — PDF document, 40 KB (41517 bytes)
  • Date 26 July 2005  
    Title Vindicating the Rights of Women
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Port Vila, Vanuatu
    File PDF document icon Speech26-07-2005.pdf — PDF document, 96 KB (99224 bytes)
  • Date 06 July 2005  
    Title "Equality under law" Address given to the Australasian Law Teachers' Conference
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given University of Waikato Hamilton
    File PDF document icon Speech06-07-2005.pdf — PDF document, 119 KB (121926 bytes)
  • Date 18 February 2005  
    Title Fighting talk and rights talk
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Sydney
    File PDF document icon Speech18-02-2005.pdf — PDF document, 66 KB (68480 bytes)
  • Date 09 February 2005  
    Title Criminology in the Age of Talk-back
    Speaker/Author The Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Chief Justice of New Zealand
    Place given Wellington
    File PDF document icon Speech09-02-2005.pdf — PDF document, 84 KB (86999 bytes)

Supreme Court First Sitting Speeches

  • Date 01 July 2004  
    Title Speech at the Special Sitting of the New Zealand Supreme Court
    Speaker/Author Chief Justice, the Right Honourable Dame Sian Elias
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Speech01-07-2004.pdf — PDF document, 22 KB (23366 bytes)
  • Date 01 July 2004  
    Title NZLS President's Address
    Speaker/Author Mr Chris Darlow
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Speech02-07-2004.pdf — PDF document, 14 KB (15345 bytes)
  • Date 01 July 2004  
    Title Address on behalf of New Zealand Bar Association
    Speaker/Author Robert Dobson QC
    Place given
    File PDF document icon Speech03-07-2004.pdf — PDF document, 17 KB (18375 bytes)
  • Date 01 July 2004  
    Title Address of the Attorney-General on the first sitting of the Supreme Court
    Speaker/Author
    Place given
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