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TGIF 22 May 2020: Taxing times for the Deputy Commissioner: Federal Court rules that payments made under a DOCA were unfair preferences

Australia - May 22 2020 If payments to creditors are made “by, or under the authority of” a company’s administrators, then the Court cannot...

Cameron Cheetham, Felicity Healy.

TGIF 29 May 2020: “Not worth the wait” : Court orders DOCAs be terminated with deed funds remitted to liquidators.

Australia - May 22 2020 Court has ruled a director’s resolution to appoint liquidators valid despite an express prohibition in the DOCA....

James Lucek-Rowley, Michael Catchpoole, Cameron Cheetham, Felicity Healy, Kirsty Sutherland, Michael Kimmins, Mark Wilks, Sam Delaney.

TGIF 15 May 2020: Federal Court and administrators continue to adapt to a post-pandemic world

Australia - May 15 2020 The Federal Court has permitted administrators to give notice of creditors’ meetings electronically, and to hold creditors’ meetings and future...

Cameron Cheetham, Felicity Healy, Kirsty Sutherland.

TGIF 8 May 2020: Court finds plenty of rough among the conduct of Merlin Diamonds

Australia - May 8 2020 This week’s TGIF considers the Federal Court’s decision in Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Merlin Diamonds Limited (No 3) 2020...

James Lucek-Rowley, Matthew Critchley, Michelle Dean, Michael Catchpoole, Cameron Cheetham, Felicity Healy, Kirsty Sutherland, Michael Kimmins, Mark Wilks, Sam Delaney.

TGIF 1 May 2020: Federal Court discretion and flexibility supports administrators during the COVID-19 pandemic

Australia - May 1 2020 On 20 April 2020, administrators were appointed to Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd and 37 of its subsidiaries (together, the Virgin Companies)...

James Lucek-Rowley, Matthew Critchley, Michelle Dean, Michael Catchpoole, Cameron Cheetham, Felicity Healy, Kirsty Sutherland, Michael Kimmins, Mark Wilks, Sam Delaney.