Posts Tagged ‘Council (Local Territorial Authority)’

Sunset Terraces – Multi-unit Leaky Building Claim

This article focuses upon the judgment of Justice Heath in the very recent decision of Sunset Terraces, being the first multi-unit leaky building to proceed all the way to trial in the High Court. SUNSET TERRACES IS A RESIDENTIAL COMPLEX SITUATED IN SUNSET ROAD, MAIRANGI BAY. IT IS A LINEAR UNIT TITLE DEVELOPMENT COMPRISING 21 [...]

WHRS Claims Builder’s Personal Liability and Contributory Negligence

In this month’s article I wish to comment upon aspects of two recent WHRS adjudications. You will remember from previous reading, that an adjudication is the next step in the leaky building process, if mediation fails. It is the step most akin to a Court hearing, and is presided over as if it was a [...]