Key liquidation decision: creditor challenges to proof of debt decisions
Key liquidation decision: creditor challenges to proof of debt decisions
16 June 2022 | By  Liz Gellert
In the context of a solvent liquidation, the High Court in Baker & Baker v Baker & Ors has now confirmed that there is no time limit under the Companies Act 1993 (Act) within which creditors must apply to the court to seek to have a liquidator’s decision regarding a proof of debt reversed or modified. Read More →
Key liquidation decision: creditor challenges to proof of debt decisions
Key liquidation decision: creditor challenges to proof of debt decisions
16 June 2022 | By  Liz Gellert
In the context of a solvent liquidation, the High Court in Baker & Baker v Baker & Ors has now confirmed that there is no time limit under the Companies Act 1993 (Act) within which creditors must apply to the court to seek to have a liquidator’s decision regarding a proof of debt reversed or modified.
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Financial Institutions and Arbitration - ICC Commission on Arbitration Releases Report
Financial Institutions and Arbitration - ICC Commission on Arbitration Releases Report
09 November 2016 | By  Timothy Lindsay
The ICC Commission on Arbitration Task Force released today its multidisciplinary report Financial Institutions and Arbitration..
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Important amendments to Arbitration Act 1996 (New Zealand)
Important amendments to Arbitration Act 1996 (New Zealand)
08 November 2016 | By  Timothy Lindsay  | Edith Offner
A number of amendments to the Arbitration Act 1996 will come into force on the 1 March 2017.
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New 2016 SIAC Arbitration Rules address banking & finance industry needs
New 2016 SIAC Arbitration Rules address banking & finance industry needs
10 August 2016 | By  Timothy Lindsay  | Cecil Hanafin
The sixth iteration of the arbitration rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre came into force earlier this month
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Harmful Digital Communications Act - Update
Harmful Digital Communications Act - Update
21 December 2015 | By  Rick Shera
The Harmful Digital Communications Act 2015 was passed into law with the changes suggested by the Select Committee incorporated ...
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Case Law Update: The Law of Penalties
Case Law Update: The Law of Penalties
16 December 2015 | By  Cecil Hanafin
Clauses in contracts which try to add a specific penalty amount or calculation have always been problematic.
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