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Obtaining a CCC more than just a matter of council bureaucracy?

Obtaining a CCC more than just a matter of council bureaucracy?

Written By: Timothy Bates and Sarah Wray Timothy Bates and Sarah Wray of Auckland law firm Legal Vision examine a recent High Court decision in which the High Court was required to consider (on appeal), a claim in negligence against the Hamilton City Council (the council) and the building surveyor. However, this article will only examine the cause of action against the council in negligence and negligent misstatement.
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