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Dealing with proofs of debt involving conflicts between group companies: Do you apply for a special purpose liquidator or seek alternative relief?

Australia - January 12 2021 On 24 December 2020, the Federal Court of Australia published reasons for a decision in which I appeared for the liquidators of two related companies…

Temporary relief for financially distressed companies

Australia - March 27 2020 As part of the its efforts to stem the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Australian economy, the Federal Government has recently introduced a…

Amerind overturned! - 1 March 2018

Australia - March 1 2018 The Victorian Court of Appeal decides that the Corporations Act priority regime does apply to trading trusts. The law is now clear. Or is it?…

Directors' 'Safe Harbour' provisions about to set sail - 4 April 2017

Australia - April 4 2017 On 28 March 2017, the Federal Government released draft reform legislation to Australia’s insolvency laws to promote a culture of entrepreneurship and…

Nino Odorisio.

The winding up of a trading trust: The game has changed

Australia - June 17 2016 On 23 February 2016, Justice Brereton in the New South Wales Supreme Court handed down the decision in the matter of Independent Contractor Services…