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Directions engineered: conduct justified - substantive rights not affected
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • December 14 2018

This week’s TGIF considers Re Broens Pty Limited (in liq) 2018 NSWSC 1747, in which a liquidator was held to be justified in making distributions to


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


Don’t believe everything you read - company’s books not prima facie proof of debt
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 7 2018

This week’s TGIF considers In the matter of ACN 096 281 542 Limited (in Liquidation) (ACN 096 281 542) (formerly Biotempus Limited) 2018 VSC 425


Going South(ern): Summary enforcement of loans after Great Southern
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 31 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the decision in Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Ltd v Lonergan 2018 VSC 357, which concerns an increasingly common issue - how


Public examinations during liquidation: which documents can liquidators obtain?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 24 2018

How far do liquidators’ powers to demand documents for public Examinations extend? Which documents can they request and from whom can they request