June 26, 2019

Irrevocable and Continuing Guarantees v the Bankruptcy Act

All debts and liabilities, present and future, certain or contingent, to which a bankrupt was subject at the date of the bankruptcy, or to which he […]
June 11, 2019

Statutory Demands – Small Mistakes Cause Big Problems

Recent GPA Law Success We recently acted for a client in the Victorian Supreme Court where we successfully defended a winding up application filed by a […]
June 5, 2019

Accountants Commercial and Insolvency Law Seminar – 28 May 2019

Accountants Commercial and Insolvency Law Seminar Slides – 28 May 2019 Legal Professional Privelege Books and Records, Admission, Proof, and Limitations Preferential Payments; avoiding them; A […]
May 13, 2019

Unfair Contract Terms – Are Your Contracts Enforceable?

Recent regulatory, political and media attention on unfair contract terms and their particular prevalence in contracts with small businesses has resulted in proposed legislative changes. Furthermore, […]
May 9, 2019

The Set-Off Defence to Voidable Transactions

Background A set-off defence may be available to creditors faced with unfair preference claims; s 553C(1) of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (“the Act”). However, this area of […]