Selection of Cases as Counsel

Mark Kelly

- Barrister & Commercial Mediator

Many of Mark’s cases have been confidentially negotiated, mediated or arbitrated.

Court/tribunal cases in which Mark acted as counsel have included the following:

  • Eight Mile Style LLC & Anor. v The New Zealand National Party & Ors. – 2014-ongoing, High Court, CIV 2014-485-11220 – Acting for a party in the “Eminem” copyright infringement claim
  • Hansells Food Group Ltd. v William Aitken & Co Ltd. & Ors. – 2014-2015, High Court, CIV 2014-404-2433 – Copyright infringement claim
  • Turner & Ors. v Wrightson & Ors. – 2013-2014, Weathertight Homes Tribunal, TRI 2012-100-109 – Leaky home claim
  • Rock Solid Holdings Ltd. v Johelen Corporate Trustees Ltd. & Anor. – 2013-2014, High Court, CIV 2013-404-3443 – Sale and purchase dispute
  • Dalgety Finance Ltd. v Trends Publishing International Ltd. – 2013, High Court, CIV 2013-404-2740 – Dispute over fees for financial services
  • Foodstuffs (Wellington) Co-Operative Society Ltd. v Apollo Projects Ltd. & Ors – 2013, High Court, CIV 2012-485-001933 – Construction dispute
  • Johelen Corporate Trustee Ltd. v Rock Solid Ltd. – 2013-2014, High Court, CIV 2013-404-2389 – Sustaining a caveat
  • Body Corporate 198570 v Auckland Council & Ors. – 2012-2013, Weathertight Homes Tribunal, TRI 2011-100-028 – Leaky home claim
  • Re Seniorcare Group Ltd., ex parte Harvey – 2012, High Court, CIV 2011-404-8358 – Bankruptcy dispute
  • Re Drury – 2012, Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal, PDT 500/Psy12/216P – Disciplinary issues for a psychologist
  • Waite v Global Integrated Solutions Ltd. – 2010-11, High Court, CIV 2010-404-8333 – Inter-shareholder issues, significant security for costs application
  • Managh v Morrison – 2009-11, High Court, CIV 2009-441-522 – Insolvency and property issues
  • Alderman Property Ltd. v Body Corporate 379933 – 2010-11, High Court, CIV 2010-404-3658 – Administration of a body corporate
  • Saunders v Perrins – 2008-10, High Court, CIV 2008-404-3674 – Dispute over shareholders’ returns
  • The Baby Hammock Co Ltd. v AJ Park Law – 2010, High Court, CIV 2008-404-3581 – Protecting a third party in a dispute relating to intellectual property