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Legal

15 things you need to know about the Resource Legislation Amendment Act & iwi participation

Ruth LePla
The Mana Whakahono a Rohe (MWR) provisions are among the controversial law changes that delayed the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill. They give iwi rights to...
Legal

Through the legal looking glass

Ruth LePla
Resource legislation, new minister and elections: Brookfields Lawyers partner Linda O’Reilly looks into the year ahead. As I sit to write this piece on a wild,...
Environment

How to handle a hazardous future?

Ruth LePla
What are the roles and responsibilities of local government in the face of a changing climate? Auckland Council chief sustainability officer John Mauro – and...