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Compulsory Transfers of Shares under Deeds of Company Arrangement
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Share transfers under section 444GA of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) ("Act") have become a cost effective and timely method for administrators of deeds of company arrangement to ...

News

COVID-19 – Temporary emergency changes to Australian insolvency laws

The Australian Government has introduced new laws which are intended to avoid unnecessary corporate insolvencies in light of the challenges presented by the unfolding COVID-19 global...

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The good, the bad and the ugly
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One year on from Australia's Royal Commission on Banking.

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The Australian Government introduces the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Combatting Corporate Crimes) Bill 2019 (Cth) targeting corporate misconduct and foreign bribery

Recently, three of Australia's four largest banks have self-reported breaches of anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing laws. Commonwealth Bank of Australia in 2018 admitted...

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Getting The Deal Through: M&A Litigation 2019 - Australia Law Business Research

A joint Hogan Lovells & GTDT publication on M&A Litigation in Australia.

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Mining for misconduct: Regulatory change and safeguarding against corruption in the mining industry Investigations, White Collar, and Fraud Alert

Australia's ties with Asia cannot be overstated and when it comes to mining, this is especially the case - an estimated 80 percent of Australia's mining exports go to Asia. Hundreds of...

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Update – Boart Longyear schemes of arrangement approved
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In our previous blog post, we examined the decision of the New South Wales Court of Appeal to uphold the composition of classes of creditors in the Boart Longyear restructuring by way of...

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The limitation of set-off rights in liquidation
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In the recent case of Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd v Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (in liquidation) (receivers and managers appointed)[1], the Western Australian Supreme Court has confirmed that the...

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New South Wales Court of Appeal upholds Boart Longyear scheme classes decision
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In one of the most significant decisions relating to schemes of arrangement in Australia in recent years, the New South Wales Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal challenging the...

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