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Chen Palmer is at the cutting edge of public law – so there’s always lots going on. Here you can find media releases, articles and presentations by us, and examples of our work in the news.

Maori Battle Goldman by Mount Doom as NZ Sells Assets

04 Apr 2012 / News articles

Maori Battle Goldman by Mount Doom as NZ Sells Assets

By Chris Bourke, Bloomberg

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Chen Palmer presents the Public Law Toolbox Prize

30 Mar 2012 / News articles

Chen Palmer is pleased to announce the Chen Palmer Public Law Toolbox Prize 

 

 

 

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Mai Chen: Regulators need to run to catch social media

28 Mar 2012 / News articles

Regulators need to run to catch social media

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NZ POLITICS DAILY: ACC scandal about to get a lot messier

28 Mar 2012 / News articles

By Bryce Edwards

It’s a sure sign a political scandal is about to get messier when politicians and bureaucrats start breaking ranks in obvious attempts at self-preservation. That’s the feel the ACC quagmire is beginning to develop, as it threatens to engulf more victims. 

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Mai Chen in the Herald : Get to know Mom to have your say on asset sales

15 Mar 2012 / Publications and presentations

The opposition to the Government's Mixed Ownership Model (Mom) Bill introduced on March 5, 2012, shows the tools described in The Public Law Toolbox, in action.

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THE WAIT IS OVER: PUBLIC LAW TOOLBOX PUBLISHED

14 Mar 2012 / Publications and presentations

We are proud to announce that Mai Chen’s much awaited Public Law Tool Box has been published.

 

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Apology for kohanga reo treatment demanded

12 Mar 2012 / News articles

About 300 supporters of kohanga reo Maori pre-school education centres have gathered in Wellington for the start of a Waitangi Tribunal hearing into their future.

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Mai Chen in the Herald: Mai Chen out to help businesses deal with govt

12 Mar 2012 / Publications and presentations

Mai Chen discusses the perils of the private sector squaring up against the might of government.

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Mai Chen: Public Law Toolbox

04 Mar 2012 / Publications and presentations

Listen to Mai Chen discuss what the Public Law Toolbox can do for you here.

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Mai Chen in the Herald: Sex offender case shows law's limits

01 Mar 2012 / Publications and presentations

The recent case of the convicted sex offender assuming multiple identities to work in a number of schools with kids as young as 5 when existing information sharing arrangements should have prevented this from happening, shows the limits of the law.

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