19 results found
Johnson Winter & Slattery | Australia | 10 May 2017
PPSR registration - Route 166 now closed
The New South Wales Supreme Court has found that a secured party cannot rely on its own mistake when registering on the Personal Property Securities
MinterEllison | Australia | 27 Jul 2016
Mortgagees in possession: are they entitled to the statutory warranties under the Home Building Act 1989 (NSW)?
A mortgagee in possession of land will not become entitled to the benefit of statutory warranties andor home warranty insurance under the Home
Baker McKenzie | Australia | 30 Jun 2016
NSW duties abolitions
The NSW Treasurer has confirmed the abolition of a number of duties from 1 July 2016 in her budget for 2016-17
Johnson Winter & Slattery | Australia | 30 Jun 2016
Australian courts adopt US ‘Fraud on the Market’ theory
An Australian Court has for the first time clearly approved the ‘indirect causation’ approach for shareholder securities claims resulting from
MinterEllison | Australia | 22 Jun 2016
Foreign purchaser duty surcharge and NSW Budget
The 2016-17 NSW Budget was handed down yesterday. The key stamp duty outcomes are the confirmed abolition of certain business duties, mortgage duty
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | Australia | 22 Apr 2016
A step forward for market based causation?
The issue of how to prove causation has been the subject of significant debate in Australian securities class actions involving alleged contraventions
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | Australia | 12 Sep 2013
Avoiding the consequences of certain scheme provisions
The Court’s pragmatic approach in this scheme is significant. As far as the authors are aware, in the past, the courts have only been asked by scheme
Corrs Chambers Westgarth | Australia | 17 Apr 2013
HIH offers yet another lesson for investors - this time on the dangers of convertible notes
A Supreme Court decision has delivered a hefty blow to holders of HIH Holdings (NZ) convertible notes leaving them with little hope of recovering any
Clayton Utz | Australia | 14 Feb 2013
Deferred purchase priceloan note arrangements - do you have enforceable security?
In the recent case of Bondi Beachside Pty Ltd v Chief Commissioner of State Revenue 2013 NSWSC 21, Justice Gzell of the NSW Supreme Court held that
Bartier Perry | Australia | 19 Jun 2012
Abolition of stamp duty deferred ... again
The New South Wales State Budget was handed down on 12 June 2012.