We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance

Results: 1-10 of 528

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure - Lessons from ASIC v Sino
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 28 2016

The recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia in Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Sino Australia Oil and Gas Limited (prov

‘Not so onerous!’ - NSW Supreme Court declares purported disclaimer of contract null and void
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 1 2016

This week's TGIF considers In the matter of Blue Sennar Air Pty Ltd (in liq); In the matter of Eye Plantain Pty Ltd (in liq) 2016 NSWSC 772 in which

Stripping an administrator of his appointment
  • Buddle Findlay
  • Australia
  • June 30 2016

In Australian Securities & Investment Commission v Planet Platinum Ltd 2016 VSC 120, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC

Timbercorp Investors get second bite
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • June 21 2016

On 1 June 2016 the Victorian Court of Appeal delivered its judgment in Timbercorp Finance Pty Ltd (In Liquidation) (Timbercorp) v Collins (Collins

Corporate Advisory Update - May 2016
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • June 3 2016

The Government has proposed a technology neutral mode of distributing company meeting notices and materials which aims to facilitate innovation and

International review - May 2016
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia, Canada, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 31 2016

Since our last update, there have been significant developments in the FI and D&O landscape. November saw the first ever UK deferred prosecution

Availability of indirect market based causation to shareholders
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 18 2016

The issue of how causation can be established has been one significant debate in Australian Securities class actions involving alleged breaches of

Misconduct and mismanagement: Winding up on the just and equitable ground
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 19 2016

In most cases, the precondition for the appointment of a liquidator and the winding up of a company by a court is that a company is insolvent

Receivers' application for review of remuneration dismissed
  • Allens
  • Australia
  • October 2 2014

A recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia demonstrates the importance of professional insolvency service providers reviewing their work

Australian listed public company’s centre of main interests found to be the USA
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia, USA
  • August 1 2014

In the decision Young, Jr (on behalf of debtor-in-possession of Buccaneer Energy Ltd) v Buccaneer Energy Ltd 2014 FCA 711, the Federal Court of