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Liquidations and voidable transactions recent and future trends

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • November 24 2014

Two court judgments which could significantly affect New Zealand's insolvent transactions regime are due out soon. When they are released, we will

Win to ASIC in responsible lending regime

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 29 2014

The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) has flexed its muscles in relation to the responsible lending regime and obtained a

More than one way to recover insolvent transactions but liquidators take care

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • May 2 2014

Liquidators are not limited to the procedure set out in section 295 of the Companies Act to recover a debt once an insolvent transaction has been set

No satisfactory answer to fate of KiwiSaver balances in a bankruptcy

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • April 9 2014

The High Court has found that a bankrupt member's interest in a KiwiSaver scheme is available for distribution by the Official Assignee to creditors

Accounts receivable more than book debts - Court of Appeal

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • August 20 2013

Confirmation by the Court of Appeal that "accounts receivable" are more than just book debts and include other legally enforceable monetary

Care needed in registering financing statements on the PPSR

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • August 9 2013

An effective security interest relies on a valid financing statement registered on the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR). Defects in the

First big Australian PPSA decision consistent with New Zealand law

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 1 2013

The first significant decision under the Australian Personal Properties Securities Act 2009 has followed New Zealand and Canadian law. The case

Due process needed in insolvent transaction recovery

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • July 3 2013

Liquidators must seek a court order to recover an insolvent transaction - even where the creditor has not objected in time to a notice under section

Construction contract creates a security interest

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • May 14 2013

A High Court decision arising out of the Mainzeal receivership confirms that a construction contract can create a security interest in goods. But

The Supremes' greatest hits

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • January 22 2013

For those with an appreciation of classic music from the 1960s, the Supremes were the outstanding vocal group on the Tamla Motown label. For those