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Cooney Lees Morgan
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Water Bottling Cases Considered at Highest Level

Over the past few years, the issue of bottling water for export has had a high profile in the news and on social media.  Resource consent applications to take water for bottling have becoming a lightning rod for objectors.  In November, the Supreme Court issued its long awaited first decision on a water bottling matter, Cloud Ocean Water Ltd v Aotearoa Water Action Inc. and Or, setting aside consents to take and use water for bottling purposes.  Here, we take a look at that case including the issues left on the table for another day.

A journey through the courts

Cloud Ocean Water Ltd sought to establish a water...

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Mary Hill



Phone: +64 7 927 0590


Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours), University of Canterbury

Master of Commercial Law (First Class Honours), University of Auckland

Jemma Hollis



Phone: +64 7 927 0528

Bachelor of Laws Hons (1st class); Bachelor of Science


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