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Marcelo Rodriguez Ferrere

staff_large_rodriguez_ferrere_marceloMarcelo's research interests include administrative law, legal theory and the status of animals within the law. He currently teaches Public Law, the Law of Torts and Animals and the Law, and also administers the Advocacy Skills programme.

Prior to joining the Faculty in 2012, Marcelo completed his Master of Laws at the University of Toronto, focusing on the Supreme Court of Canada's approach to deference in judicial review. He was a judges' clerk at the High Court of New Zealand at Wellington and practiced as a solicitor at Chapman Tripp in Wellington.

Email: marcelo.rodriguez.ferrere@otago.ac.nz

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Publications

Rodriguez Ferrere, M., King, M., & Larsen, L. M. (2019). Animal welfare in New Zealand: Oversight, compliance and enforcement. Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago. 182p. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/9276

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. & Geddis, A. (2019, June). The New Zealand ourt of Appeal on extradiction to the PRC [UK Constitutional Law Association]. Retrieved from https://wp.me/p1cVqo-1KW

Wells, N., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Wells on animal law (2nd ed.). Wellington, New Zealand: Thomson Reuters.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Codes vs regulations: How best to enforce animal welfare in New Zealand? Alternative Law Journal, 43(4), 250-256. doi: 10.1177/1037969X18799791

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Housing New Zealand and the Residential Tenancies Act 1986. New Zealand Law Journal, (December), 342-345.

Working Paper; Discussion Paper; Technical Report

Rodriguez Ferrere, M., King, M., & Larsen, L. M. (2019). Animal welfare in New Zealand: Oversight, compliance and enforcement. Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago. 182p. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/9276

Geddis, A., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). New Zealand: The state of liberal democracy. In R. Albert, D. Landau, P. Faraguna & S. Drugda (Eds.), 2017 Global Review of Constitutional Law. (pp. 199-203). I•CONnect and the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy. Retrieved from https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3215613

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Other Research Output

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. & Geddis, A. (2019, June). The New Zealand ourt of Appeal on extradiction to the PRC [UK Constitutional Law Association]. Retrieved from https://wp.me/p1cVqo-1KW

King, M. & Rodriguez Ferrer, M. (2018, August). Animal welfare law in NZ: Are we doing it right? Bioethics Centre, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. [Department Seminar].

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2016, September). Wolf v Minister of Immigration: A New Zealand administrative law moment. Faculty of Law, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. [Department Seminar].

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Authored Book - Research

Wells, N., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Wells on animal law (2nd ed.). Wellington, New Zealand: Thomson Reuters.

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Edited Book - Research

Griffiths, S., Henaghan, M., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (Eds.). (2016). The search for certainty: Essays in honour of John Smillie. Wellington, New Zealand: Thomson Reuters, 235p.

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Chapter in Book - Research

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2016). John Smillie, judicial review and New Zealand's missed opportunity. In S. Griffiths, M. Henaghan & M. B. Rodriguez Ferrere (Eds.), The search for certainty: Essays in honour of John Smillie. (pp. 180-211). Wellington, New Zealand: Thomson Reuters.

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Journal - Research Article

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Codes vs regulations: How best to enforce animal welfare in New Zealand? Alternative Law Journal, 43(4), 250-256. doi: 10.1177/1037969X18799791

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018). Housing New Zealand and the Residential Tenancies Act 1986. New Zealand Law Journal, (December), 342-345.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2017). Animal law syllabus design: A New Zealand perspective. Legal Education Review, 27(1), 7.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2017). An impasse in New Zealand administrative law: How did we get here? Public Law Review, 28, 310-332.

Geddis, A., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2016). Judicial innovation under the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act: Lessons for Queensland? University of Queensland Law Journal, 35(2), 251-282.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2016). The functional convergence of appeal and judicial review. New Zealand Law Review, 1, 157-187.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2015). Costs in criminal cases: Ridiculously ultra vires? New Zealand Law Journal, 1, 41-43.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2015). School disciplinary decisions, judicial review and interim relief. New Zealand Law Journal, 5, 176-179.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2014). Standing orders in the New Zealand House of Representatives. Parliaments, Estates & Representation, 34(2), 228-243. doi: 10.1080/02606755.2014.952128

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2014). Gambling machines and accounting. New Zealand Law Journal, 3, 102.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2013). Judicial review of charitable trusts. New Zealand Law Journal, 3, 107-109.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2013). The inherent jurisdiction and its limits. Otago Law Review, 13(1), 107-143.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2013). Use and abuse of administrative law. New Zealand Law Journal, 10, 361-362.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2012). The unnecessary confusion in New Zealand's appellate jurisdictions. Otago Law Review, 12(4), 829-840.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2012). Judicial review of scientific findings. New Zealand Law Journal, 11, 380-381.

Kalderimis, D., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2011). The marine and coastal area. New Zealand Law Journal, 4, 116-118.

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Journal - Research Other

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2017). [Review of the book Parliamentary Bills of Rights: The experiences of New Zealand and the United Kingdom]. Parliaments, Estates & Representation, 37(3), 350-352. doi: 10.1080/02606755.2017.1304728

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2016). [Review of the book The High Court, the Constitution and Australian politics]. Parliaments, Estates & Representation, 36(2), 250-251. doi: 10.1080/02606755.2016.1141597

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2017). Legal perspectives on social licence. Proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching (ANZCCART) Conference: Maintaining Social License in a Changing World. Retrieved from http://www.queenstownresearchweek.org/anzccart/

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Conference Contribution - Verbal presentation and other Conference outputs

King, M., & Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2018, July). Animal welfare law in New Zealand: Oversight, compliance, and enforcement. Verbal presentation at the Fifth Annual Oxford Summer School on Animal Ethics: Animal Ethics and Law: Creating Positive Change for Animals, Oxford, UK.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2017, November). The New Zealand experiment: The effectiveness of different animal welfare regulatory structures. Verbal presentation at the Animal Law Conference: Law and Nature, Brisbane, Australia.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2017, December). Animals, sentience and the law. Verbal presentation at the Law and Society Association of Australia and New Zealand (LSAANZ) Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2017, July). Animal sentience and the law. Verbal presentation at the New Zealand Animal Law Association (NZALA) Animal Law Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2016, September). Wolf v Minister of immigration: Did New Zealand miss its administrative law moment? Verbal presentation at the Public Law Conference: The Unity of Public Law? Cambridge, UK.

Rodriguez-Ferrere, M. (2016, February). Aspects of ch 3: NZ perspective on the requirement to give reasons. Verbal presentation at the Workshop on Professor Jerry Mashaw's draft book: "Reasoned Administration", Auckland, New Zealand.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2015, July). The antipathy towards activism and persistence of platitudes in New Zealand's animal welfare regime. Verbal presentation at the Australasian Animal Studies Association Conference: Animal Publics: Emotions, Empathy, Activism, Melbourne, Australia.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2015, January). The convergence of the Court's roles in appeal and judicial review. Verbal presentation at the Administrative Law New Zealand Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. (2014, May-June). Dworkin and the inherent jurisdiction of the court. Verbal presentation at the McMaster Philosophy of Law Conference: The Legacy of Ronald Dworkin, Hamilton, Canada.

Rodriguez Ferrere, M. B. (2013, September). The legitimacy and desirability of standing orders in parliamentary democracies. Verbal presentation at the 64th International Commission for the History of Representative & Parliamentary Institutions Conference, Belfast & Dublin, Ireland.

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