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Is it the vibe? Constitutional challenges to the Court’s power to issue examination summonses.
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 23 2016

On 18 January 2016, administrators were appointed to Queensland Nickel Pty Ltd (QNI) pursuant to s 436A of the Corporations Act 2001 (Act). The


Restructuring, turnaround and insolvency in Asia Pacific
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 22 2016

The Guide provides an overview of the laws relating to corporate restructuring, turnaround and insolvency ("RTI") in 14 major jurisdictions across the


Insolvency insights: The ‘safe harbour’ proposal for directors will not protect against all storms
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • September 13 2016

On 29 April 2016, the Federal Government released a Proposals Paper titled ‘Improving bankruptcy and insolvency laws’. The Government is proposing


Setting aside a Statutory Demand? Look out, you could be struck out if serving interstate
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 11 2016

When serving an application to set aside a statutory demand interstate, the strict modes prescribed by SEPA trump service under the Corporations Act


Can a foreign company be wound up in Australia?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 10 2016

In Cato Brand Partners Pty Ltd v Air India Ltd the Supreme Court was required to consider whether or not a foreign company had grounds to challenge


Setting aside DOCAs and exercising the casting vote
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 5 2016

This week’s TGIF considers Britax Childcare Pty Ltd, in the matter of Infa Products Pty Ltd v Infa Products Pty Ltd (Administrators Appointed) 2016


Australian insolvency law reforms aim to increase business restructuring opportunities
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • July 22 2016

The Australian government is working to significantly reform Australia's current insolvency laws by mid-2017. The reforms are intended to achieve


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


Consequences of bringing a deed of company arrangement to a premature end
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • June 3 2016

This week’s TGIF considers the decision of Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v BE100 Property Investments Pty Ltd 2016 FCA 597 where the court found


Australia's shifting insolvency regime
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia
  • May 24 2016

In April 2016, the Australian Treasury Department released a Proposals Paper setting out proposals directed at improving the Australian insolvency