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Receivers in a Nickel: directions under s 424 of the Corporations Act 2001
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • November 23 2018

This week’s TGIF examines the determination of an application by receivers and managers (Receivers) for directions under section 424 of the


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 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


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 -


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


High Court confirms validity of Holding DOCAs
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • June 29 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the case of Mighty River International Ltd v Hughes, where the High Court upheld the validity of Holding DOCAs. Case


Specialist Australian Security Group: who has rights to funds in a trust account and realisations in a liquidation?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 11 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the case of In the matter of Specialist Australian Security Group Pty Ltd (in liq) 2018 VSC 199 in which the Court


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


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