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Open Season on Judgment Debts in Bankruptcy Proceedings
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • August 18 2017

In a decision of considerable concern to creditors, the High Court has determined that a bankruptcy notice founded on a judgment debt is open to


High Court rules on extent Bankruptcy Court can ‘go behind’ a Judgment Debt - Implications for Petitioning Creditors
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • August 18 2017

The discretion of the Bankruptcy Court to ‘go behind’ a judgment debt is not limited to only where there has been suggestion of fraud


The limitation of set-off rights in liquidation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Australia
  • July 5 2017

In the recent case of Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd v Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (in liquidation) (receivers and managers appointed), the Western


Composing scheme classes
  • Buddle Findlay
  • Australia
  • June 29 2017

The New South Wales Court of Appeal recently handed down an important judgment relating to the composition of classes in a creditors' scheme of


Securing contractual rights destroys mutuality and right to claim set-off
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • June 27 2017

The recent WA Supreme Court decision of Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd v Forge Group Power Pty ltd (in Liquidation) (Receivers and Managers Appointed) 2017


Court of Appeal upholds scheme classes decision in Boart Longyear restructuring
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • May 31 2017

The New South Wales Court of Appeal has, in a decision that has surprised many practitioners, dismissed an appeal which challenged the composition of


11-figure ABN adds up to 7-figure dollar loss as Supreme Court rules on defective PPSR registration
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 22 2017

On 2 May 2017, the Supreme Court of New South Wales handed down its decision refusing an application to extend time to register a security interest


Oops! Another PPSR disaster - OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Limited (administrators appointed) 2017 NSWSC 21
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • May 3 2017

On 31 January 2017, the Supreme Court of New South Wales handed down judgment in In the matter of OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Limited (administrators


A $60 million mistake - have you registered on the PPSR?
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia
  • March 22 2017

Failing to register security interests on the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) - a simple and straightforward exercise - can be costly


Affixation not enough to constitute a fixture
  • Buddle Findlay
  • Australia
  • March 20 2017

In Power Rental Op Co Australia, LLC v Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (in liq) (receivers and Managers Appointed) the New South Wales Court of Appeal