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A director's guide to Australia's insolvency and safe harbour laws

Australia - October 13 2022 What suggests a company may be financially distressed? What are directors' legal obligations? At what point should they seek advice? Our guide…

Whose property is it now? Landlords, liquidators and abandoned premises

Australia - April 26 2021 A tenant abandons the premises, their property and equipment. What rights do landlord's have when a liquidator is appointed and disclaims the lease…

Michael Hughes, Caitlin Murray, Amy Southwell

Small business insolvency reforms draft legislation; what you need to know now

Australia - October 14 2020 Australia's largest corporate insolvency reform in 30 years is set to be introduced at the beginning of 2021. Draft legislation, which applies to…

Nick Anson, Michael Hughes, Richard Karaba

Insolvency law reforms for small business

Australia - September 25 2020 What's next for Australian businesses after the temporary COVID-19 insolvency law relief expires at the end of 2020? The government's new…

Michael Hughes, Richard Karaba

COVID-19:Temporary amendments to insolvency laws extended to 31 December 2020

Australia - September 7 2020 On 7 September 2020, the federal government announced that the temporary changes to the creditors' statutory demand and insolvent trading laws have…

Michael Hughes