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Application warranted: liquidator granted warrant to search for and seize property
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • November 16 2018

This week’s TGIF considers an application for a warrant authorising a liquidator to search for and seize property, books and records of a company in


Assign o’ the times: Assigning statutory causes of action
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • November 9 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the decision in Pentridge Village Pty Ltd (in liq) v Capital Finance Australia Ltd 2018 VSC 633, where the Victorian


Perception is paramount: Administrator denied appointment as liquidator
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • November 2 2018

This week’s TGIF article looks at the decision of Hooke v Bux Global Ltd (No 6) 2018 FCA 1545, where Bux Global Ltd (Bux Global) was wound up on


Perils of a complex, corporate collapse: Administrators’ conduct justified and personal liability limited
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 26 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the decision of Currie, in the Matter of The Country Wellness Group 2018 FCA 1455, where the administrators approached


Don’t hold me back: Injunctions restraining mortgagee sales
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 19 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the decision in Six Bruce Pty Ltd v Jadig Finance Pty Ltd 2018 VSC 552, where the Victorian Supreme Court granted a last


Don’t scratch the service: Court clarifies rules for service for claims commenced under the Corporations Act
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 12 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the case of Choy v Tiaro Coal Ltd (in liq) 2018 NSWCA 205, where the NSW Court of Appeal denied leave to appeal from a


Piercing the corporate veil in winding-up applications: Court orders non-party director to pay indemnity costs
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 5 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the recent case of Vanguard v Modena 2018 FCA 1461, where the Court ordered a non-party director to pay indemnity costs


Set-Off Rights Restored - WACA Overturns Forge
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 28 2018

The recent decision of the Court of Appeal of Western Australia, Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd v Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (in Liquidation) (Receivers and


Call of Duty: can lawyers owe a duty of care to a company in liquidation when instructed by its shareholder?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 21 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the decision in Mujkic Family Company Pty Ltd v Clarke & Gee Pty Ltd 2018 TASFC 4, which concerns a rather novel issue -


Examinee (still) on the Run Clarifying how liquidators can apply for arrest warrants to require directors to appear
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 14 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the process that a liquidator may follow when a director fails to attend at an examination. It considers the appeal in