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Third party payments - have you received an unfair preference?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 21 2017

This week's TGIF examines a recent decision of the Supreme Court of New South Wales which considered whether payments made by a third party to a


Feel the pressure - liquidators’ appeal dismissed as third party payments unrecoverable as unfair preferences
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 20 2018

This week’s TGIF examines a recent decision of the New South Wales Court of Appeal in Hosking v Extend N Build Pty Limited 2018 NSWCA 149, which


Administrator wipeout! Claimants stoked as Court dumps nominal value for class action claims
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • March 2 2018

This week’s TGIF considers In the matter of SurfStitch Group Limited 2018 NSWSC 164, where the Court refused to allow administrators to value claims


Exercise caution: when can fraud by a witness of a mortgagor’s signature on a mortgage be brought home to the bank?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 28 2017

This week’s TGIF considers Spiliotopoulos v National Australia Bank Limited 2017 NSWSC 971, where a mortgagee alleged a witness fraudulently


Further guidance from the Court as to the appropriateness of asset-based lending
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 13 2017

This week’s TGIF considers Bank of Queensland Limited v Banjanin & Ors 2017 QSC 209, where the Court considered a challenge to asset-based loans


Company Confidential: When are employee documents not privileged against their employer?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 4 2017

This week’s TGIF considers what the UK decision of Simpkin v The Berkeley Group Holdings PLC 2017 EWHC 1472 means for insolvency practitioners


Signed on the dotted line? Proving execution of personal guarantees
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 29 2017

This week’s TGIF considers Singh v De Castro 2017 NSWCA 241, where the New South Wales Court of Appeal held that five directors of an insolvent


Left in the dark - Seeking to appoint a voluntary administrator when Board relations crumble
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 6 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the case of In the matter of Bean and Sprout Pty Ltd 2018 NSWSC 351, an application seeking a declaration as to the


Receivers can’t perfect security interest
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 1 2017

This week's TGIF considers the decision of Knauf Plasterboard Pty Ltd v Plasterboard West Pty Ltd (In Liquidation) (Receivers and Managers Appointed)


“Can’t get no double satisfaction”: Guarantor seeks to rely on rule against double satisfaction to reduce liability to creditor
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 13 2018

This week’s TGIF considers James v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd 2018 NSWCA 41 in which a guarantor unsuccessfully sought to rely on