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CSUM 21/01
02 Feb 2021
13 Nov 2020
Appeal Status
No right of appeal

Supreme Court dismisses Mr Hampton’s application for leave to appeal

This was an unsuccessful attempt by Mr Hampton for leave to appeal the Court of Appeal’s decision dismissing two appeals; the first seeking to stay the enforcement of his bankruptcy, and the second challenging a High Court order imposing conditions on his discharge from bankruptcy.

Tax Information Bulletin Vol 33 No 1 - February 2021

Hampton v MinterEllisonRuddWatts [2020] NZSC 123
Legal terms
Application for leave to appeal, General or public importance

Insolvency Act 2006, ss 67(1), 101(1), 173-181, 290, 292, 295 and 309
High Court Rules 2016, rr 17.2 and 17.29
Court of Appeal (Civil) Rules 2005, r 12
Senior Courts Act 2016, s 74(2)(a) and (b)
Supreme Court Rules 2004, r 20