Date of Judgment or Verdict

Case Name 

* (recommended)

Citation(s)

Judge, Court
and Place

Trial, Interlocutory or Appeal

Issues

Links

04-05-2017 Craig v Slater and anor  [2017] NZHC 874
Toogood J
High Court
Auckland
Interlocutory Application by defendant for practising barrister to attend trial as McKenzie friend Judgment
28-04-17 Hagaman and anor v Little*  [2017] NZHC 813
Clark J
High Court
Wellington
Reasons for trial ruling Qualified privilege Judgment
12-04-17 Craig v Slater and anor  [2017] NZHC 735
Toogood J
High Court
Auckland
Interlocutory Application by defendant seeking judge-alone trial  Judgment
12-04-17 Williams v Craig  [2017] NZHC 724
Katz J
High Court
Auckland
Interlocutory Application by defendant for judgment or new trial on basis of (a) excessive damages or (b) insufficiency evidence for malice finding or (c) misdirection to jury Judgment

        03-04-17 -             10-04-17

Hagaman and anor v Little* 

CIV-2016-485-414 

Clark J
High Court
Wellington
Jury trial Defamatory meaning - qualified privilege - malice

Stuff report

 

29-03-17 Craig v Stiekema [2017] NZHC 614
Associate Judge Bell
High Court
Auckland
Interlocutory Application by defendant to transfer proceeding to District Court Judgment
08-03-17 Durie and anor v Gardiner and anor*  [2017] NZHC 377
Mallon J
High Court
Wellington
Interlocutory Application by plaintiffs to strike out alternative defences of neutral reportage and qualified privilege - application by plaintiffs to strike out defence of honest opinion Judgment
13-02-17 Bright v Town*  [2017] NZHC 141
Smith AJ
High Court
Auckland

 

Interlocutory Defamation Act 1992, s 41: Particluars of ill-will and improper advantage - qualified privilege (response to attack) - summary judgment

Judgment

Stuff