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  1. NOTE TO STUDENTS 1 item
    1. Talis curator: Billie Haddleton <billie.haddleton@vuw.ac.nz>

       

      If you are unable to access any of the links below, log in to Te Waharoa, click the "Subject Guides" tab, scroll down to "Law" and click the name of the relevant database (usually Lexis Advance or Westlaw NZ), which will open it in a separate tab. Once you have done this the Talis link should work. If it still doesn't work, please enter the citation into the database search box and email Billie at <billie.haddleton@vuw.ac.nz> to let her know.

  2. LEGISLATION HANDBOOK 9 items
    1. Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017

      Legislation Required Sections 143–155, 173–177, 285–288 and 341–344

    2. Crimes Act 1961

      Legislation Required Sections 52–58, 218–219, 226 and 246(1) and (3)–(4)

    3. Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993

      Legislation Required Sections 126 and 129

    4. Foreshore and Seabed Act 2004

      Legislation Required Sections 13, 32–39 and 96–97

    5. Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011

      Legislation Required Sections 6, 51–65 and 94–99

    6. Personal Property Securities Act 1999

      Legislation Required Sections 2–13, 16–17, 19, 23, 24–25,34–36, 40–41, 43–47, 52–54, 66–68, 73–77, 93–96, 139 and 153

    7. Land Transfer Act 2017

      Legislation Required Sections 3–11, 24, 26–35, 44, 47–48, 51–61 and 138–154

  3. VOLUME 1 44 items
    1. I FUNDAMENTALS OF PROPERTY 9 items
      1. Yanner v Eaton [1999] HCA 53

        Legal Case Document Required Read only [1]–[58]

      2. Re Lee [2017] NZHC 3263

        Legal Case Document Required Read only [1]–[28], [77]–[91] and [110]–[127]

    2. II POSSESSION OF GOODS 6 items
      1. Property Law: Commentary and Materials - Alison Clarke, Paul Kohler 2005

        Book Required Read only pages 259–261

    3. III TRANSFERRING GOODS 4 items
      1. Please find Shower, Executor v Pilck (1849) 154 ER 1301 in the course materials

    4. IV TRANSFERRING INTANGIBLES (THINGS IN ACTION) 6 items
    5. V POSSESSION OF OTHERS' GOODS (BAILMENT) 8 items
      1. Coggs v Bernard (1703) 92 ER 107 (KB)

    6. VI ABANDONING AND DESTROYING GOODS 2 items
    7. VII LIENS 3 items
    8. VIII SECURITY IN GOODS (THE PPSA) 6 items
  4. Volume Two 20 items
    1. I INTRODUCTION TO LAND LAW 3 items
    2. II TENURES AND ESTATES 3 items
    3. III POSSESSION AND ADVERSE POSSESSION 3 items
      1. Hinde McMorland and Sim Land Law in New Zealand (online looseleaf ed, LexisNexis) at [7.001]–[7.006] and [7.009]–[7.020]

        Chapter Required Read [7.001]–[7.002] (1. The Concept of Title), [7.003]–[7.006] (2. Title and Possession) and [7.009]–[7.020] (3. Prescriptive Title to Land Transfer Land)

    4. IV THE PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS OF LAND 3 items
    5. V FORMALITIES AND REGISTRATION 3 items
      1. Hinde McMorland and Sim Land Law in New Zealand (online looseleaf ed, LexisNexis) at [8.001]–[8.002] and [9.003]

        Chapter Required Read [8.001]–[8.002] (1. Registration of Title to Land) and [9.003] (under 1. The Effect of Registration)

    6. VI NATIVE TITLE: GENERAL REFLECTIONS ON LAND LAW AND INSIGHTS DRAWN FROM CERTAIN CASES ON SUBMERGED LANDS IN NEW ZEALAND (FORESHORE AND SEABED; LAKES AND RIVERS) 5 items
  5. Volume One 11 items
    1. III: Property in New Contexts- The Human Body 3 items
      1. Moore v. Regents of University of California | Westlaw

        Legal Case Document Required Reading 11. PLEASE NOTE IF HAVING LINK ISSUES: THE WESTLAW DATABASE (ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE LIBRARY WEBSITE) MAY NEED TO BE ALREADY OPEN IN ANOTHER TAB IN YOUR BROWSER PRIOR TO CLICKING THIS DIRECT LINK.

      2. Yearworth v North Bristol NHS Trust [2009] EWCA Civ 37

        Legal Case Document Required Reading 12: PLEASE NOTE IF HAVING LINK ISSUES: THE WESTLAW DATABASE (ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE LIBRARY WEBSITE) MAY NEED TO BE ALREADY OPEN IN ANOTHER TAB IN YOUR BROWSER PRIOR TO CLICKING THIS DIRECT LINK.

      3. Jocelyn Edwards; Re the estate of the late Mark Edwards [2011] NSWSC 478

        Legal Case Document Required Reading 13. If you are struggling to get the link to work, search for the case in the Westlaw NZ database, available through the library website.

    2. V: The Nature of Land: Physical Dimensions 2 items
      1. New Zealand Land Law - Tom Bennion 2009

        Book Required Reading 22

    3. VI: The Nature of Land: Tenures, Estates and Native Title 3 items
      1. New Zealand Land Law - Tom Bennion 2009

        Book Required Reading 24

    4. VIII: Formalities 3 items
  6. Volume Three 33 items
    1. I: Leases and Licences 7 items
    2. II: Easements 9 items
    3. III: Covenants 4 items
      1. Tulk v Moxhay (1848) 41 ER 1143

        Legal Case Document Required Click on the Court Ready PDF

    4. IV: Mortgages 9 items
    5. V ADLS Documents 4 items
  7. Volume Four 20 items
    1. II: The Land Transfer System 20 items
      1. A: The Principles of Indefeasibility 9 items
        1. Gibbs v Messer [1891] AC 248 (PC).

          Legal Case Document  Student note: If you are having link issues: Open LEXIS ADVANCE through the library website before clicking this link

        2. Assets v Mere Roihi [1905] AC 176 (PC)

          Legal Case Document  Student note: If you are having link issues: Open LEXIS ADVANCE through the library website before clicking this link

        3. Frazer v Walker [1967] 1 AC 569 (PC).

          Legal Case Document  If you are having link issues: Open Westlaw INTERNATIONAL through the library website before clicking this link.

        4. Breskvar v Wall (1971) 126 CLR 376 (HCA).

          Legal Case Document  If you are having link issues: Open Westlaw NEW ZEALAND through the library website before clicking this link.

      2. B: Statutory Exceptions to Indefeasibility and the Registrar's Powers of Correction 2 items
      3. C: The Fraud Exception 5 items
        1. Loke Yew v Port Swettenham Rubber Company [1913] AC 493

          Legal Case Document  If you are having link issues: Open Westlaw INTERNATIONAL through the library website before clicking this link.

        2. Cassegrain v Gerard Cassegrain & Co Pty Ltd [2015] HCA 2.

          Legal Case Document  If you are having link issues: Open Westlaw NEW ZEALAND through the library website before clicking this link.

      4. D: The In Personam Exception 4 items
        1. Bahr v Nicolay (No 2) [1988] 164 CLR 604

          Legal Case Document Required If you are having link issues: Open Westlaw NEW ZEALAND through the library website before clicking this link.