Equity and Māori
J Ruru, “Equity and Māori” in A Butler (ed) Equity & Trusts in New Zealand (2nd ed) (Wellington: Brookers, 2009) pp 1249-1267.
19 Pages Posted: 22 Feb 2019
Date Written: 2009
This chapter concerns the impact of trusts law and equitable principles and rules on a number of Māori related issues. In particular, the chapter focuses on the range of unique Māori land trusts that are growing in popularity as a management tool for Māori freehold land, and on the role of fiduciary law in Crown-Māori and intra iwi/hapu relationships.
Keywords: Trusts Law, Property Law, Equity, Māori, New Zealand
JEL Classification: K00, K11
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