The law on the insolvency of financial services firms is changing. Although these firms can and do become insolvent, their importance to the proper functioning of financial markets means that special rules should apply.
March 07, 2017
Judicial Clarity for FEG and Receivers on Circulating Assets
March 03, 2017
Court appointed receivers (Receivers) have featured in a number of recent high profile casesCourt appointed receivers (Receivers) have featured in a number of recent high profile cases
February 27, 2017
On 22 November 2016, the EU Commission published a draft directive designed to harmonise restructuring frameworks across member states.
December 15, 2016
Many would be aware of the “chain of responsibility” amendments made to the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (Qld) (EP Act ) with effect from April this year.
November 14, 2016
A European directive has recently been passed which will have significant implications for those documenting financing transactions globally, not just in Europe.
February 17, 2016
The recent collapse in the oil price has raised concerns for the ongoing viability of certain projects and companies within the oil and gas sector.
November 27, 2015
From 1 January 2016, financial institutions established in EEA member states are required under article 55 of the EU Banking Recovery and Resolution Directive (2014
November 26, 2015
In a major victory for lenders, the United States Supreme Court ruled that chapter 7 debtors cannot rid themselves of underwater mortgages. The unanimous decision...
June 04, 2015
A decision of the Supreme Court of WA confirms that in order for a committee of inspection to be appointed, the requirements of section 548 of the Corporations Act m
May 26, 2015
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