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Liquidators obliged to pursue information requested
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

A recent interlocutory decision (Action Media Ltd v Mitchell 2015 NZHC 3121) in ongoing litigation between the liquidators and the former director


Guarantor obligations not compromised
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

For the first time in New Zealand, the High Court has considered whether a compromise under Part 14 of the Companies Act 1993 can release guarantors


Late investors allowed to trace their funds
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

The decision of Graham & Jackson v Arena Capital Limited (In Liquidation) concerned an application under the Companies Act 1993 by liquidators


Proceedings involving companies in liquidation or administration
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • March 31 2016

In Cook v Mortgage Debenture, Mr Cook applied to be joined to a proceeding that was being continued by a claimant company after it had been placed


Personal liability for failure to keep proper financial records
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

In Madsen-Ries and Vance v Petera the High Court found that the directors of Petranz Limited (in liquidation) had breached certain directors' duties


No value given for fictitious profits
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

The majority of the Court of Appeal has upheld the High Court decision (see Buddle Findlay's summary here) that the liquidators of Ross Asset


Receivers of livestock - conversion and sale at undervalue
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

In McCollum v Thompson 2016 NZHC 28 the High Court heard a claim and counter-claim involving the enforcement of a loan and general security


Xero public interest - justifying the lifting of a suppression order
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

In Havenleigh Global Services Ltd and FM Custodians Ltd v Henderson, relating to the bankruptcy of David Henderson, the Official Assignee had issued a


The importance of registering your security interest, particularly in Australia
  • Buddle Findlay
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • March 31 2016

In March 2013, four portable gas turbines worth about AU$50m had been leased to Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (Forge) by GE International Inc (GE) as


Journalistic privilege upheld as police warrant and search ruled unlawful
  • Wilson Harle
  • New Zealand
  • March 29 2016

In 2015 the High Court ruled in Hager v Attorney-General that a police warrant to search a journalist's house, and consequently the search itself