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Don Mathieson

Mathieson, Don

New Zealand Parliament

New Zealand: Class Action Legislation and Rules

Proposed class actions legislation in New Zealand, not yet enacted (as of 2008)

  1. Class Actions Bill 2008
  2. High Court Amendment (Class Actions) Rules 2008
  3. Class Actions for New Zealand: a Second Consultation Paper Prepared by the Rules Committee - October 2008

Author: Don Mathieson