How mental health can affect RMA sentencing – Click here

Two sides of the same coin: Councils’ prosecution role and strategies for the defence – Click here

Objection leads to $1.76 m reduction in development contributions for Ryman village – Click here

What we’ve been up to – Click here

Auckland Unitary Zoning Standards – Click here

Legal Liability for Water Escape (and what you can do to avoid it) – Click here

‘Purple haze’ and Auckland’s Unitary Plan – the Pre-1944 Demolition Control Rule – Click here

Resource Management Tips for Commercial & Property Lawyers – Click here

Submitters get ‘one shot’ only a Auckland’s unitary plan – Click here

Local authority liability: an update – Click here

Dairy and horticulture land use limited by nitrogen regimes – Click here

LIM report leads to liability for errors over partial water rights transfer – Click here

Court confirms ability of EQC to decline for land subject to hazard notice registered under the Building Act – Click here

Greater sophistication needed for information requests to Councils? – Click here

High Court confirms starting point for dairy effluent prosecutions – Click here

Simple steps to minimise the risk of prosecution for breach of the RMA – Click here

Insurance risk for buildings subject to natural hazards – Click here

Know the difference between lapse, expiry, transfer and surrender of consents – Click here

What are reverse sensitivity effects? – Click here

Checking for asbestos in buildings – Click here

When is there a “change of use’ of a building? – Click here

Development contributions: when payable? – Click here

Poorly drafted submissions limit appeals against Council decisions – Click here

Auckland’s spatial plan for a quality compact city – Click here

Auckland’s Draft Spatial Plan: RMA Tips for Commercial and Property Lawyers – Click here

Councils prosecution role and strategies for the defence. Paper for Local Government Legal Forum, Lexis Nexis 2010 – Click here

Resource management tips for commercial and property lawyers – July 2010 – Click here

Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 – Click here

Resource management tips for commercial and property lawyers – 2009 – Click here

Auckland’s tree protection rules in a muddle – Click here