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Staff areas of research

Staff research areas

Administrative Law
Professor Stuart Anderson
Marcelo Rodriguez Ferrere
Banking Law
Professor Struan Scott
Bioethics & Health Law
Professor Mark Henaghan
Professor Nicola Peart
Church and State
Professor Rex Ahdar
Mr Stephen E Smith
Civil Liberties
Associate Professor Selene Mize
Commercial Law
Professor Rex Ahdar
Comparative Law
Dr Nigel Jamieson
Comparative Constitutional Law
Mr Stephen E Smith
Competition Law (anti-trust)
Professor Rex Adhar
Constitutional Theory
Professor Andrew Geddis
Consumer Credit
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Corporate Criminal Liability
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Corporate Finance
Professor Shelley Griffiths
Corporate Governance
Professor Struan Scott
Corporations (from a law and society perspective)
Associate Professor Michael Robertson
Crime & Psychiatry
Professor John Dawson
Criminal Law
Professor Margaret Briggs
Professor Mark Henaghan
Mr Stephen E Smith
Election Law
Professor Andrew Geddis
Employment Law
Professor Paul Roth
Environmental Law
Professor Jacinta Ruru
Associate Professor Nicola Wheen
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Family Law
Professor Mark Henaghan
Family Property Law
Professor Mark Henaghan
Professor Margaret Briggs
Family Property & Succession Law
Professor Nicola Peart
Human Genome & Law
Professor Mark Henaghan
Indigenous Peoples Comparative Law
Professor Jacinta Ruru
International Criminal Law
Mr Stephen E Smith
International Economic Law
Dr Tracey Epps
International Environmental Law
Associate Professor Nicola Wheen
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
International Human Rights Law
Professor Paul Roth
Mr Stephen E Smith
International Trade Law
Dr Tracey Epps
Issues Arising from the Use of the Internet
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Jurisprudence (especially critical legal theory and Stanley Fish)
Associate Professor Michael Robertson
Jurisprudence
Professor John Dawson
Law and Development
Dr Tracey Epps
Law and Psychology
Associate Professor Selene Mize
Law and Religion
Professor Rex Ahdar
Law Governing Research
Professor John Dawson
Law of Evidence
Professor Richard Mahoney
Mr Stephen E Smith
Law of Obligations
Associate Professor Jessica Palmer
Law Relating to Children (children's rights, child abuse, medico-legal issues)
Professor Mark Henaghan
Legal Ethics
Associate Professor Selene Mize
Legal History
Mr Stephen E Smith
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Legal System
Professor Mark Henaghan
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Professor Jacinta Ruru
Mr Stephen E Smith
Maori Land Law
Professor Jacinta Ruru
Media Law
Associate Professor Selene Mize
Mediation Processes
Professor Mark Henaghan
Medical Law
Associate Professor Colin Gavaghan
Medical Law & Ethics
Associate Professor Colin Gavaghan
Mental Health Law
Professor John Dawson
Misrepresentation
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Modern Legal History
Professor Stuart Anderson
Negotiation
Associate Professor Selene Mize
Personal Properties Securities Law
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Privacy and Information Law
Professor Paul Roth
Property & Equity
Associate Professor Jessica Palmer
Property Law
Professor Stuart Anderson
Professor Margaret Briggs
Professor Struan Scott, Professor Nicola Peart
Property Theory
Associate Professor Michael Robertson
Public International Law
Dr Maria Hook
Public Law
Marcelo Rodriguez Ferrere
Professor Geoff Hall
Associate Professor Nicola Wheen
Regulatory Law & Policy
Dr Tracey Epps
Regulation of Capital Markets
Professor Shelley Griffiths
Relationship Property
Professor Mark Henaghan
Rights Theory
Professor Andrew Geddis
Resource Management Law
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Sentencing
Professor Geoff Hall
Sentencing Information Systems
Professor Geoff Hall
Sports Law
Professor Geoff Hall
Taxation
Professor Shelley Griffiths
Tort Law
Associate Professor Barry Allan
Transport Law
Professor Geoff Hall
Treaty of Waitangi
Professor Jacinta Ruru
Associate Professor Nicola Wheen
Treaty of Waitangi Settlements
Professor John Dawson
Unjust Enrichment
Professor Struan Scott
Associate Professor Jessica Palmer

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Faculty of Law Inaugural Professorial Lectures

Professor Jacinta Ruru, 12 September 2016
"Toitū te Whenua, Toitū te Mana"
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Professor Struan Scott, August 2012
""Mistaken Payments and the Change of Position Defence: Rare Cases and Elegance"
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Professor Andrew Geddis, September 2011
“Of flags and protest: dissent, offence and the limits of free speech"
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Professor Kim Economides, September 2010
"Measuring Law's Impact: The Future of Socio-Legal Studies in Aotearoa New Zealand"
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Professor Kevin Dawkins, October 2009
"Taking Stock of the Jury"
Professor Nicola Peart, October 2008
"Can your Trust be Trusted?"
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Professor Rex Ahdar, August 2008
"Slow train coming: religious liberty in the last days"
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Professor Geoff Hall, May 2008
"Bloody Idiots!" Have the drunks behind the wheel reached a cross-roads?"
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Professor Paul Roth, March 2008
"Child Labour in New Zealand - A job for the nanny state?"
Professor Richard Mahoney, October 2007
"Is it ever justifiable to torture or to even think about that question?"
Professor John Dawson, September 2007
"Concepts of liberty in mental health law"
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