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Jardine Insurance Brokers Ltd and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1994-086

Members
  • I W Gallaway (Chair)
  • R A Barraclough
  • J R Morris
Dated
Complainant
  • Jardine Insurance Brokers Ltd
Number
1994-086
Programme
Fair Go
Channel/Station
TV2


Decision


Award of Costs – Re Decision No: 70/94

Jardine Insurance Brokers Ltd (Complainant)

                           and

Television New Zealand Ltd (Broadcaster)


Pursuant to its powers under s.16 of the Broadcasting Act 1989 to award such costs

and expenses as are reasonable, the Authority has exercised its discretion to award

costs to Jardine Insurance Brokers Ltd.

The Authority records that it invited and received submissions from Jardines and from

Television New Zealand Ltd on the question of costs and, after careful consideration

of the arguments from both parties, it decided an award of costs was appropriate in all

of the circumstances of the case.

 

Costs

Under s.16 of the Broadcasting Act 1989, the Authority orders Television New

Zealand Ltd to pay costs to Jardine Insurance Brokers Ltd in the sum of

$5000.00.


Signed for and on behalf of the Authority

 

Iain Gallaway
Chairperson
20 September 1994