March 15, 2016

A New Resolution at the First meeting of Creditors under Administration

Hancock, in the matter of Tarleton & Peters Pty Limited (Administrator Appointed) [2015] FCA 1058 (24 September 2015) and Hancock, in the matter of Tarleton & Peters Pty […]
March 15, 2016

The effect of section 560 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth); obtaining priority as a creditor

When can a person (possibly a director or shareholder) of a company in liquidation obtain priority status as a creditor for loans to the company? Section […]
November 23, 2015

Seminar at the Grace Hotel 2 November 2015

On 2 November 2015, our Managing Director and Geoffrey McDonald Barrister presented a seminar at the Grace Hotel to which much positive feedback was received. The […]
September 7, 2015

Repayment Arrangements – Smith vs Bone

When payment arrangements with the Australian Taxation Office will not “defer” corporate debt and restore a company to solvency – Smith v Boné [2015] FCA 319 […]
September 3, 2015

Checklist for Purchase of a Business

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