High Court

12 May 17, 11:14am
Founder of the world's second largest digital currency urges regulators to get banks to stop blanket de-risking; RBNZ ‘generally comfortable’ with banks’ approaches to cryptocurrency
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22 Feb 17, 7:57am
Insurance lawyer calls for playing field to be leveled in NZ so insurers suffer the same consequences as their customers if they tell porkies
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6 Feb 17, 7:37am
A court document reveals Tower has $6 million at stake in its legal battle with EQC over land damage; Question marks remain over why there are still $51 million of EQC recoveries in dispute
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26 Jan 17, 1:32pm
IAG and Tower demand EQC coughs up the cash, having allegedly short-changed thousands of Canterbury quake claimants with land damage
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12 Dec 16, 10:00am
Judge orders Tower to pay quake claimant more than 4 times settlement offer; Finds insurer guilty of withholding information
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6 Dec 16, 5:02am
Insurance lawyer bites back at Tower chairman for slagging the litigation industry, he claims 'sprung up to agitate disenfranchised customers to demand not just fair resolution, but a windfall'
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19 Oct 16, 10:29am
QC urges High Court judge to put an end to insurers’ 'tactics of delay and dissembling facts' to force their clients to accept lower payouts
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1 Sep 16, 7:47am
Christchurch architect takes Tower to court over offer to winch four-storey earthquake-damaged house uphill, rather than pay $2m to rebuild it
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27 Jul 16, 1:41pm
Blueprint for Auckland's future looks to create capacity for more houses to be built than projections deem necessary, as expert panel calls for densification and sprawl
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10 Jun 16, 5:00am
Bill English rules out 'radical' policy changes to shield money remitters from banks' blanket de-risking policies
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2 Jun 16, 9:02am
Bankers relieved and money remitters knocked back by High Court ruling allowing Kiwibank to close E-Trans' accounts
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23 May 16, 10:31am
Seamus Donegan asks if the litigious approach to Canterbury earthquakes would really get the best outcomes
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17 May 16, 11:51am
Insurance lawyer argues the brute force of litigation is what's necessary to get insurers to play ball settling the remaining outstanding Canterbury quake claims
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19 Apr 16, 9:18am
KlickEx takes Kiwibank to court over it trying to close the money remitter's accounts; move comes as the release of a High Court judgement on a similar case involving Kiwibank looms
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4 Mar 16, 12:02pm
Banks and money remitters await court judgement that'll determine which industry's in for an overhaul to meet anti-money laundering standards
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25 Feb 16, 12:29pm
Cantabrian property owners' bid to take fight against Southern Response to Court fails as their issues are deemed too different to be united in a class action
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15 Feb 16, 11:31am
Landmark High Court trial pits last bank standing Kiwibank against E-Trans in battle over rights of money remitters & banks' anti-money laundering responsibilities
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6 Mar 15, 5:00am
Govt consulting on whether to give independent dispute resolution bodies more power to handle costly insurance-related disputes
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18 Dec 12, 10:54am
Supreme Court grants leave for Maori Council to appeal High Court ruling that govt's asset sales decisions can't be reviewed
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11 Dec 12, 4:29pm
High Court rules govt decision to sell shares in four energy SOEs in partial-privatisation programme not reviewable
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