Meeting Procedure

Mention “meeting procedure” and the almost universal reaction is “Boring!!!”  A meeting punctuated by points of order about meeting processes and procedural motions can, indeed, be boring.  If the alternative is the frustration experienced in a badly run meeting...

Interpreting the Rules of a Society

My last article “Protecting the Destiny of a Society” discussed the judgment in Tamaki v The Māori Women’s Welfare League Incorporated, CIV-2011-485-001319, High Court, Wellington, 21 July 2011, Kos J.  That judgment noted that: [6] The League is an incorporated...