Baden Vertongen

Baden Vertongen (Ngāti Raukawa) has a Master of Science from Massey University and a law degree from the University of Otago. He is legal counsel for the Raukawa Charitable Trust. He has worked on a wide range of legal issues affecting Māori organisations and those who work with Māori, including the negotiation and settlement of Treaty of Waitangi claims.

Ātea
Sep 20, 2018

Whose law is it anyway? Treaty legislation and the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has dipped its toes into the Crown’s settlement negotiations with Hauraki iwi in a decision on whether Ngāti Whātua can challenge elements of that settlement in court. 

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