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Directors' private information safe from liquidators

New Zealand - December 4 2017 ​Liquidators cannot examine directors to obtain private financial information on which to judge their worth as prospective defendants. This position…

Hamish Foote, Michael Harper, Daniel Kalderimis

Insolvency Practitioners Bill adopted by new government

New Zealand - November 15 2017 ​Despite initial uncertainty, the Insolvency Practitioners Bill has been picked up by the new government. It will be amended by Supplementary Order…

Hamish Foote, Michael Harper, Daniel Kalderimis

Have set off rights been restricted by the PPSA without anyone noticing?

Australia, New Zealand - October 9 2017 A recent Western Australia decision in the receivership and liquidation of a construction company may have overturned the hitherto accepted view that…

Brian Clayton, Hamish Foote, Michael Harper, John McKay, Edward Scorgie

Supreme Court clarifies solvency test

New Zealand - August 9 2017 ​The Supreme Court this week provided clarification on the extent to which a disputed damages claim should be taken into account when deciding whether…

Hamish Foote, Michael Harper, Daniel Kalderimis

Voidable transactions and Ponzi schemes - the Supreme Court’s ruling

New Zealand - July 7 2017 The Supreme Court’s decision in McIntosh v Fisk has confirmed how the courts will deal with claw back claims under the voidable transactions regime in…

Hamish Foote, Michael Harper, Daniel Kalderimis