Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Distinguished Fellow

PO Box 600

Wellington, 6140

New Zealand

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1.

New Ways to Make International Environmental Law

86 American Journal of International Law 259 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 41
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 263 (23,506)

Abstract:

international law, international environmental law, UNEP, United Nations

2.

Settlement of International Disputes: The ‘Rainbow Warrior’ Affair

Commonwealth Law Bulletin 585, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 203 (92,627)

Abstract:

international law, arbitration, international force, Rainbow Warrior, Mossad, international criminal law, nuclear testing

3.

New Zealand's Accident Compensation Scheme: Twenty Years On

44 University of Toronto Law Journal 223, 1994, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 79/2015
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 161 (97,809)

Abstract:

ACC, accident compensation, New Zealand, tort system, corrective justice, distributive justice, policy

4.

A Victory for Whales: Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC Explains Aspects of the ICJ Decision

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 124, May 2014, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 92/2015
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 128 (140,067)

Abstract:

International environmental law, International Court of Justice, International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling, International Whaling Commission

5.

The Treaty of Waitangi - Principles for Crown Action

19 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 335, 1989, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 95 (137,326)

Abstract:

Treaty of Waitangi, principles of Treaty of Waitangi, Maori, New Zealand, state-owned enterprises

6.

The Bill of Rights after Twenty-One Years: The New Zealand Constitutional Caravan Moves On?

(2013) 11(1) NZJPIL 257 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 11
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 94 (109,651)

Abstract:

Bill of Rights Act, constitution, constitutional law

7.

The New Public Law: Its Province and Function

22 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 1, 1992, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 89 (163,038)

Abstract:

public law, administrative law, New Zealand, constitution, constitutional arrangements

8.

Unbridled Power? An Interpretation of New Zealand's Constitution and Government

G. Palmer, Unbridled Power? An Interpretation of New Zealand's Constitution and Government, Oxford University Press, Wellington, 1979, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 192 Posted: 24 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 88 (89,777)

Abstract:

New Zealand, constitution, government

9.

The New Zealand Constitution and the Power of Courts

Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 15, 2006, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 23
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 86 (170,570)

Abstract:

Constitution, Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand Constitution, New Zealand Bill of Rights Act, reform

10.

The Cabinet, the Prime Minister and the Constitution

4 New Zealand Journal of Public and International Law 1, 2006, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 19
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 74 (200,716)

Abstract:

Cabinet, MMP, mixed member proportional, New Zealand electoral system, New Zealand government, constitution

11.

Westco Lagan v Attorney-General

New Zealand Law Journal 163, 2001, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 86/2015
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 72 (152,002)

Abstract:

Westco Lagan v. Attorney-General, public law, constitutional law, property rights, Magna Carta

12.

The Separation of Powers in 1984

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 178, June 1984, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 67 (230,678)

Abstract:

Constitutional law, New Zealand Constitution, New Zealand, Parliament, separation of powers, ministerial responsibility, Dicey, executive power

13.

The Earth Summit: What Went Wrong at Rio?

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 70, No. 4, p. 1005, 1992 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 64 (183,935)

Abstract:

Rio Declaration, Earth Summit, international law, environmental law, international environmental law, climate change

14.

Political Speech and Sedition

11 and 12 Yearbook of New Zealand Jurisprudence 36, 2009, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 51
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 64 (186,217)

Abstract:

sedition, freedom of expression, freedom of speech, libel, criminal libel, reform, law reform, defamation

15.

The Treaty of Waitangi - Where to from here?

11 Otago Law Review 381, 2007, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 27
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 63 (229,161)

Abstract:

Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand, Waitangi Tribunal, foreshore and seabed, aboriginal customary rights

16.

Protecting New Zealand's Environment: An Analysis of the Government's Proposed Freshwater Management and Resource Management Act 1991 Reforms

New Zealand Fish & Game, 2013, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 44
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 60 (206,010)

Abstract:

Resource Management Act, Fish and Game, environmental law, New Zealand, environmental protection

17.

The Implications of Climate Change for International Law and Institutions

2 Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems 205, 1992, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 58 (273,059)

Abstract:

international law, Framework Convention on Climate Change

18.

The Iowa Spring Gun Case: A Study in American Gothic

56 Iowa Law Review 121, 1971, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper no. 45
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 55 (202,014)

Abstract:

Katko v Briney, damages, punitive damages, tort law, spring guns

19.

Accident Compensation in New Zealand: Looking Back and Looking Forward

New Zealand Law Review, Vol. 81, 2008, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 80/2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 55 (249,447)

Abstract:

accident compensation, ACC, accident compensation scheme, Woodhouse Report, New Zealand, income maintenance, privatisation

20.

New Zealand and the Glorious Revolution

New Zealand Law Journal, No. 12, 1976, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 54 (266,857)

Abstract:

separation of powers, Magna Carta, Fitzgerald v Muldoon, New Zealand constitution, constitutional litigation

21.

The Law of Defamation in New Zealand – Its Recent Evolution and Problems

Jeremy Finn and Stephen Todd (eds.) 'Essays in Honour of John Burrows QC' (Lexis Nexis, Wellington, 2008), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 50
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 52 (279,493)

Abstract:

defamation, New Zealand defamation law, New York Times v Sullivan, free speech, MMP, media law

22.

Deficiencies in New Zealand Delegated Legislation

30 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 1, 1999, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 60
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 51 (264,703)

Abstract:

delegated legislation, regulations, New Zealand legislation, legislative process

23.

Sustainability - New Zealand's Resource Management Legislation

Monique Ross and J. Owen Saunders 'Growing Demands on a Shrinking Heritage: Managing Resource-Use Conflicts', 1992, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 43
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 50 (279,493)

Abstract:

sustainable development, resource management, Resource Management Act, Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand environment, environment law

24.

What is Parliament for?

[2011] New Zealand Law Journal 378, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 48 (273,059)

Abstract:

Parliament, constitutional law, Standing Orders Committee, Standing Orders, rule of law

25.

Judicial Selection and Accountability: Can the New Zealand System Survive?

B. D. Gray and R. B. McClintock (eds) 'Courts and Policy - Checking the Balance' (Brookers, Wellington, 1995), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 46 (275,165)

Abstract:

judges, judiciary, judicial power, New Zealand courts, judicial review, administrative action, Treaty of Waitangi, Bill of Rights Act

26.

Defamation and Privacy Down Under

64 Iowa Law Review 1209, 1979, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 46 (308,044)

Abstract:

defamation, privacy, Commonwealth, Australia, New Zealand, freedom of speech, freedom of expression

27.

An International Regime for Environmental Protection

42 Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law 5 , 1992, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 44 (297,924)

Abstract:

climate change, international law, Framework Convention, international environmental law, ozone layer

28.

The Resource Management Act - How We Got It and What Changes are Being Made to It

[2014] RM Theory & Practice at 22., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 83/2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 41 (234,008)

Abstract:

Resource Management, Environmental Protection, Environment Law, Sustainability

29.

Perspectives on International Dispute Settlement from a Participant

(2012) 43 VUWLR, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 37
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 41 (324,360)

Abstract:

international dispute resolution, international dispute settlement, Rainbow Warrior, Gaza Flotilla, International Whaling Commission, United Nations, United Nations Charter, international law, political resolution

30.

Constitutional Reflections on Fifty Years of the Ombudsmen in New Zealand

(2013) 25(4) NZULR 780, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 39 (288,495)

Abstract:

Ombudsmen, Ombudsman's Office, New Zealand Constitution, Official Information Act

31.

Big Change, Exciting Adventures: Accident Compensation

Reform: A Memoir (Victoria University Press, Wellington, 2013) p 198-226
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 38 (330,208)

Abstract:

Accident Compensation, Tort, Personal Injury, New Zealand, Law reform,

32.

The New Zealand Legislative Machine

17 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 285, 1987, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 64/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 38 (318,733)

Abstract:

legislative programme, New Zealand legislation, Parliament, Legislation Advisory Committee, Parliamentary process

33.

Improving the Quality of Legislation - the Legislatory Advisory Committee, the Legislation Design Committee and What Lies Beyond

Waikato Law Review, Vol. 15, 2007, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 61
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 38 (318,733)

Abstract:

law reform, legislation, legislative process, New Zealand, Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand Bill of Rights Act, regulation

34.

Accident Compensation in New Zealand: The First Two Years

25 American Journal of Comparative Law 1, 1977 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 78/2015
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 35 (351,524)

Abstract:

ACC, accident compensation, New Zealand, legislative reform

35.

Privacy and the Law

New Zealand Law Journal, 1975, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper no. 47
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 34 (336,209)

Abstract:

privacy, New Zealand, comparative law, tort reform

36.

The Harkness Henry Lecture - Law Making in New Zealand: Is There a Better Way?

Waikato Law Review, Vol. 22, 2014, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 82/2015
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 33 (256,956)

Abstract:

Statute law, New Zealand, law reform, legislative process, MMP, constitutional law

37.

International Law and the Reform of the International Court of Justice

A Anghie and G Sturgess (eds) 'Legal Visions of the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Judge Christopher Weeramantry' (Kluwer Law, The Hague, 1998) at 579-600., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 33 (348,311)

Abstract:

ICJ, international law, arbitration, compulsory arbitration, International Court of Justice

38.

Compensation for Personal Injury: A Requiem for the Common Law in New Zealand

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 21, 1973, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 75/2015
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 33 (336,209)

Abstract:

accident compensation, New Zealand, personal injury compensation, common law damages, tort reform

39.

What Happened to the Woodhouse Report?

New Zealand Law Journal 561, 1981, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No.70/2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 32 (333,207)

Abstract:

Woodhouse Report, accident compensation, policy development, New Zealand

40.

The Hazards of Making Constitutions: Some Reflections on Comparative Constitutional Law

Roles and Perspectives in New Zealand Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Ivor Richardson, David Carter and Matthew Palmer, eds., 2002, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 29 (361,344)

Abstract:

New Zealand government, comparative constitutional law

41.

Lawyer as Lobbyist: The Role of Lawyers in Influencing and Managing Change

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 93, 1993, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 65/2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 29 (375,401)

Abstract:

policy, legal policy, Parliamentary process, law-making, New Zealand

42.

Adjudication, Politics and International Law

17 Temple International and Comparative Law Journal 523, 2003, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 27 (382,867)

Abstract:

adjudication, international law, international legal system, third party adjudication, Rainbow Warrior, State sovereignty

43.

The Law Reform Enterprise: Evaluating the Past and Chartering the Future

(2015) 131 LQR 402., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 81/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (324,360)

Abstract:

Law reform, Law Commission, Rule of Law, Governance, Public Law, Separation of Powers, Commonwealth, Legislation, Parliament

44.

Māori, the Treaty and the Constitution

Māori Law Review, June 2013, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 28 ,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (270,997)

Abstract:

Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand, Waitangi Tribunal, New Zealand Constitution

45.

Will Jurisprudence Become a Behavioural Science?

New Zealand Law Journal 204, 1968, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (390,586)

Abstract:

legal system, jury, judge, judicial system, jurisprudence

46.

Judges and the Non-Judicial Function in New Zealand

H P Lee (ed) 'Judiciaries in Comparative Perspective' (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011)., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (342,160)

Abstract:

judges, judicial system, New Zealand judiciary, New Zealand court structure, tribunals

47.

Muldoon and the Constitution

Margaret Clark (ed) 'Muldoon Revisited' (Dunmore Press, Palmerston North, 2004), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (348,311)

Abstract:

Muldoon, New Zealand constitution

48.

Directions for State Enterprise

M. Clark and E. Sinclair (eds.) 'Purpose, Performance and Profit: Redefining the Public Sector', 1986, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 26 (379,105)

Abstract:

state owned enterprises, New Zealand, administrative law, public sector, civil servants, SOE

49.

Human Rights: The Proposed New Zealand Bill of Rights

The Parliamentarian, January 1988, 10-13, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 25 (348,311)

Abstract:

Bill of Rights Act, New Zealand, human rights, executive government, White Paper

50.

The Difficulties of Third-Party Adjudication for Political People

American Society of International Law, Proceedings of the 97th Annual Meeting, April 2-5, 2003, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 25 (394,525)

Abstract:

third-party adjudication, Rainbow Warrior, international law, international legal system, State sovereignty, international dispute resolution

51.

Abolishing the Personal Injury Tort System: The New Zealand Experience

9 Alberta Law Review 169, 1971, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 67/2015
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 24 (364,790)

Abstract:

accident compensation, tort reform, New Zealand

52.

The Growing Irrelevance of the Civil Courts

5 The Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice 327 (1985) , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 23 (398,610)

Abstract:

civil courts, tort law, civil litigation, negligence, access to justice

53.

The Future of Community Responsibility

35 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 905, 2004, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 74/2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 22 (421,093)

Abstract:

accident compensation, community responsibility, New Zealand ACC, Woodhouse Report, human rights

54.

Retirement of Right Hon Sir Ronald Davison, GBE, CMG

New Zealand Law Journal 89, 1989, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper 87/2015
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 22 (407,182)

Abstract:

administrative law, commemoration, New Zealand courts

55.

International Trade Blocs – New Zealand and Australia: Beyond CER

1 Public Law Review 203, 1990, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 21 (398,610)

Abstract:

CER, Closer Economic Relations, Australia, New Zealand, NAFTA

56.

The New Zealand Experience

University of Hawaii Law Review, Vol. 15, p. 604, 1993, International Workshop – Beyond Compensation: Dealing with Accidents in the 21st Century , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 71/2015,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 21 (398,610)

Abstract:

New Zealand, accident compensation scheme, ACC, negligence

57.

Law Reform and the Law Commission in New Zealand after 20 Years – We Need to Try a Little Harder

New Zealand Centre for Public Law, Occasional Paper Number 18, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 21 (411,649)

Abstract:

law reform, statute law, accessibility, Iowa Code, comparative law, delegated legislation, legislative design

58.

Politics and Defamation: A Case of Kiwi Humbug

New Zealand Law Journal, pg. 265, 1972, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 20 (411,649)

Abstract:

libel, defamation, free speech, freedom of expression, New York Times v Sullivan

59.

Living History Interview

Symposium: The United States Commitment to International Law, 1 Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems 241 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 18 (431,038)

Abstract:

interview, international law, Rainbow Warrior, International Court of Justice, dispute settlement

60.

Human Rights and the New Zealand Government's Treaty Obligations

4 Yearbook, New Zealand Association for Comparative Law 57, 1998, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 18 (416,242)

Abstract:

human rights, New Zealand Human Rights Act, international human rights law, United Nations Charter

61.

The Evolution of a Legal System

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 18 (421,093)

Abstract:

legislative analysis, MMP, mixed member proportional, standing /orders, legislative standards, New Zealand

62.

Innovation in New Zealand Statute Law

Geoffrey Palmer (ed) 'Reflections on the New Zealand Law Commission : papers from the twentieth anniversary seminar' (Lexis Nexis, Wellington, 2007), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Palmer Paper No. 62
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 17 (411,649)

Abstract:

statute law, New Zealand legislation, New Zealand statute law, innovation, Treaty of Waitangi

63.

New Zealand's Legal Identity

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 314, 1987, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 17 (426,005)

Abstract:

Attorney-General, New Zealand, Waitangi, New Zealand legal system

64.

'The Nineteen-Seventies': Summary for Presentation to the Accident Compensation Symposium

34 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 239, 2003, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper 73/2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 16 (451,720)

Abstract:

Woodhouse Report, ACC, accident compensation, New Zealand accident compensation

65.

The Design of Compensation Systems: Tort Principles Rule, O.K.?

29 Valparaiso University Law Review 1115, 1995, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 72/2015
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 16 (402,805)

Abstract:

accident compensation, common law, tort system, American tort system, New Zealand, personal injury

66.

Toward the Disappearance of Tort Law - New Zealand's New Compensation Plan

University of Illinois Law Forum 693, 1972, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 68/2015
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC and Edward Lemons
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and Victoria University of Wellington
Downloads 16 (446,477)

Abstract:

Accident compensation, tort reform, New Zealand injury compensation

67.

The Reform of the Crimes Act 1961

20 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 9, 1990, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 16 (431,038)

Abstract:

New Zealand Crimes Act 1961, law reform

68.

The Provision of Legal Services to Government

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Palmer Series Paper No. 56, (2000) 31 VUWLR
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 16 (451,720)

Abstract:

law reform, legal services, policy, Crown entities, government, constitution

69.

Reform of UN Inquiries

Suzannah Linton, Gerry Simpson and William A. Schabas (eds) For the Sake of Future Generations-Essays on International Law, Crime Justice in Honour of Roger S. Clark (Brill Nijhoff, Leiden, 2015) pp 597-616
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 15 (394,525)

Abstract:

United Nations, UN Inquiries, International law, Peace, Human Rights Council,

70.

Government and Advice: Reflections on the Wellington Policy-Making Culture

Claudia Geiringer and Dean K. Knight (eds.) 'Seeing the World Whole - Essays in Honour of Sir Kenneth Keith' (Victoria University Press, Wellington, 2008) at 274-297, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 66/2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

New Zealand government, executive, policy creation, policy advice and implementation, legislation

71.

Implementing Open Government: A Progress Report

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 46, 1985, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

New Zealand government, Bill of Rights, Parliamentary reform, New Zealand

72.

International Law in the Foreign Policy of a Small State

16 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 1, 1986, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

K39, K33

73.

Dangerous Products and the Consumer in New Zealand

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 366, 1975, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

tort reform, dangerous products, consumer rights, accident compensation

74.

The Courts are Open

New Zealand Law Journal, No. 13, 1976, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Fitzgerald v Muldoon, constitution, separation of powers, judiciary

75.

Inspired Tinkering versus Holistic Social Engineering: Jeffrey O’Connell and the American Tort System

25 Drake Law Review 893, 1976, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper no. 46
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

torts, law reform, liability, personal injury law, no-fault insurance

76.

The Legislative Process and the Police

Neil Cameron and Warren Young (eds) 'Policing at the Cross Road' (Allen and Unwin, Wellington, 1986), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 63/2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

police, legislation, executive, law and order, policy, New Zealand

77.

A Bill of Rights for New Zealand?

K. J. Keith, ed., Essays on Human Rights, Sweet and Maxwell, 1968, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Bill of Rights, New Zealand bill of rights, Human Rights Commission

78.

New Zealand's Overseas Trade

3 Journal of World Trade Law 272, 1969, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

trade, GATT, New Zealand, foreign exchange, customs, tariffs, trade agreeements, exports

79.

The Strong New Zealand Democratic Tradition and the 'Great Public Meeting' of 1850 in Nelson

New Zealand Journal of Public and International Law, Forthcoming, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

New Zealand, constitutional traditions, Nelson, New Zealand political developments, Provincial Government

80.

Social Engineering in New Zealand and the United States: A Comparison of Approaches to Tort Reform

4 William Mitchell Law Review 312, 1978, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 69/2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

accident compensation, tort reform, compensation systems, New Zealand ACC

81.

The Constitution and David Minogue

New Zealand Law Journal 481, 1976, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Constitution, New Zealand, constitutional law, law reform

82.

A View of the Legal Debate

6 Policy Quarterly Number 2, 33, 2010, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Regulatory Review Bill, constitutional law, regulations, executive power, ministerial responsibility

83.

Adam Clayton Powell and John Wilkes: An Analogue from England for the Men in the Marble Palace

56 Iowa Law Review 725, 1971, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

constitution, US Constitution, House of Representatives, Adam Clayton Powell, John Wilkes

84.

Lump Sum Payments under Accident Compensation

New Zealand Law Journal, pp. 368, 1976, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No.77/2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

accident compensation, ACC, lump sum compensation, law reform, woodhouse report, New Zealand, personal injury

85.

The Admissibility of Judgments in Subsequent Proceedings

3 New Zealand Universities Law Review 142, 1968, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 84/2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

criminal law, civil law, admissibility of judgments

86.

Compensating Criminals

New Zealand Law Journal, pp. 608, 1975, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 76/2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

accident compensation, ACC, New Zealand ACC, criminal compensation

87.

The Public and the Courts - A Parliamentarian's Perspective

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 258, 1984, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 52
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

public lecture, legal system, experience as Member of Parliament, New Zealand

88.

The Judiciary as an Institution

46 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 257, 2015, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 85/2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Judiciary, Public Law, New Zealand, Institutions

89.

Another Way of Skinning the Rabbit

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 447, 1991, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

minority protection, minorities, common law, New Zealand

90.

Systematic Development of the Law: The Function of the Law Commission

New Zealand Law Journal, p. 104, April 1986, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Law Commission, New Zealand, law reform

91.

Constitutional Change in New Zealand

Essays on Legislative Drafting in Honour of JQ Ewens, CMG, CBE, QC, 1992
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Parliamentary Counsel, Constitutional Law, Government, Legislative reform, New Zealand

92.

A Pacific Tribute to Burns H. Weston

Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2013, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper Series Palmer Paper 88/2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

tribute, Iowa, Burns Weston, international law

93.

The Constitutional Significance of the Abolition of the Legislative Council in 1950

(2017) 15 NZJPIL 123, School of International Service Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Oct 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Legislative Council, Constitutional Law, Parliamentary Structure

94.

The Significance of the New Zealand Nuclear Free Zone, Disarmament, and Arms Control Act 1987

(2017) NZLJ 295
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Nuclear Free, New Zealand, Disarmament, Arms Control

95.

Intergenerational Governance; Problems of Legislation

Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC "Intergenerational Governance; problems of legislation" (2017) 13 Policy Quarterly 68
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

intergenerational governance, policy, New Zealand, legislation

96.

Small Pacific Island States and the Catastrophe of Climate Change

Petra Butler Caroline Morris (eds) Small States in a Legal World (Springer, Cham, Switzerland 2017) at 3-20
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Climate change, Pacific, Paris Agreement, Pacific islands, international law

97.

Whales and Humans: How Whaling Went from being a Major Industry to a Leading Environmental Issue then Landed Japan in the International Court of Justice for the First Time

New Zealand Yearbook of International Law [Vol 13, 2015], 107
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Whaling, International Court of Justice, Japan, Australia, New Zealand

98.

Global Society and the Challenges of Governance

(paper presented to New Zealand Center for Global Studies, Waiheke, May 2016)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 May 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Environmental Law, Climate Change, International Law, United Nations, Nuclear Weapons, Social Justice

99.

What the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act Aimed to Do, Why it did not Succeed and How it can be Repaired

(2016) 14 NZJPIL
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Feb 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Human Rights, Bill of Rights, New Zealand, Parliamentary Sovereignty, Legislation

100.

Reform, Governance and the Future

Reform: A Memoir. Wellington: Victoria University Press., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Public power, public institutions, governance, policy, democracy, New Zealand

101.

New Zealand's Constitution in Crisis: Reforming Our Political System

Chapter 1 in, New Zealand's Constitution in Crisis-Reforming Our Political System, Dunedin, N.Z.: McIndoe (1992), Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper
Number of pages: 242 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Mixed-member proportional system, New Zealand, electoral reform, democracy

102.

The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill, the Productivity Commission Report and the Future of Planning for the Environment in New Zealand

Policy Quarterly, 12 (4), pp.71-76
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Dec 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Environmental Law, Resource Management, New Zealand, Local Government

103.

Law and Life

(Occasional Paper No 21, New Zealand Centre for Public Law, Wellington, 2016)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Dec 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Criminal Law, Suicide, Human Rights, Legislation, Policy, New Zealand, Lecretia Seales

104.

The Paris Climate Change Agreement and the Law

(2016) NZLJ 152
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 May 2016 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Paris Agreement, Climate Change, International Environmental law

105.

The Supreme Court of New Zealand after 10 Years

(2016) 3 NZLJ 86.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Judiciary, New Zealand, Supreme Court, Privy Council

106.

Ruminations on the Problems with the Resource Management Act 1991

New Zealand Law Journal, March 2016
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Apr 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Resource Management, New Zealand, Environmental Law

107.

New Zealand’s Defective Law on Climate Change

(2015) 13 NZJPIL, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 8/2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Climate change, environmental law, New Zealand, global warming, international law, carbon emissions

108.

Setting the Scene for the 'New Thinking on Sustainability' Conference

(2015) 13 NZJPIL, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 5/2016
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

International Environment Law, Sustainability, Resource Management, Environmental Policy

109.

The Legal Framework of the Constitution

“The Legal Framework of the Constitution” in Colin James (ed) Building the Constitution (Institute of Policy Studies Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, 2000) 182-190. ,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Law reform, Public Law, Constitution, Unwritten Constitution, Separation of Powers

110.

The Rainbow Warrior – Thirty Years Later

(2015) NZLJ 324
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Rainbow Warrior, Greenpeace, International political relations, United Nations, international dispute resolution

111.

Climate Change in New Zealand: Is It Doom or Can We Hope?

(2015) 11 Policy Quarterly 15
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Climate Change, United Nations Conference on Climate Change, COP21, Environmental Law, New Zealand