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INFORMATION SHEETS, GUIDES and NEWS

from Australian Reconstructing Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA)

 

Last updated 14/2/2018


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Number, etc Type of Insolvency Title and description Last updated/Date
Both Submission: Transparency of business tax debts 13/2/2018
Corporate ‘Shelf’ order for incoming liquidator to conduct investigations: Queensland Supreme Court decision 12/2/2018
Corporate Leave to proceed against insurers of insolvent companies: Federal Court decision 6/2/2018
  Both  The Essential Skills series has been expanded for 2018 30/1/2018
Both Applying the ‘proportionality’ principle: Victorian Supreme Court decision on remuneration 25/1/2018
Personal Can a bankrupt sue for income earned during the bankruptcy? Victorian Supreme Court decision 22/1/2018
  Both ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting - 5 December 2017 18/1/2018
Personal ACT Supreme Court considers role of Australian representatives of UK trustee in bankruptcy 17/1/2018
Corporate Setting aside statutory demands: NSW Court of Appeal decision 16/1/2018
Both Applying for directions post-ILRA: Federal Court considers ‘new’ and ‘old’ legislation 11/1/2018
Both Refund of Bank Charges 11/1/2018
Both Transparency of business tax debts: Exposure draft legislation released for consultation 11/1/2018
Personal Debt Agreement Reform Bill Inquiry: Exposure draft available 10/1/2018
Personal ‘Ordinarily resident in Australia’: Full Federal Court decision on controlling trustee authority 10/1/2018
Corporate  ‘Evidentiary value’ of a company’s books and records: Victorian Supreme Court decision 18/12/2017
Personal  Court voids transfer of real estate from bankrupt to spouse, dismisses trust claims 14/12/2017
Personal  Court decision regarding trustee’s obligation to call meeting to consider s 73 proposal 12/12/2017
Both References to "old" (pre-ILRA) legislative provisions: Interpretation legislation may assist 11/12/2017
Corporate Liquidators allowed remuneration for work done under invalid appointments: Federal Court decision 8/12/2017
Personal Debt Agreement Reform Bill referred to Senate Committee 8/12/2017
Corporate Senate Inquiry gets it wrong on rural receiverships (ARITA media release) 8/12/2017
Corporate Liquidators' claim for remuneration and expenses out of trust property: Qld Supreme Court decisions 6/12/2017
Corporate Amendments made to Federal Court (Corporations) Rules 5/12/2017
Personal 1-year Bankruptcy Bill referred to Committee: Report due March 2018 1/12/2017
Corporate WA Court of Appeal decides whether general security interest attaches to terminated-DOCA fund 28/11/2017
Corporate "The Safest Harbour" - How to protect yourself if your business is in financial distress 21/11/2017
Personal One-year bankruptcy bill introduced into Federal Parliament 19/11/2017
Corporate Guidance for members on the recovery of ASIC industry funding levy 15/11/2017
Corporate Safe harbour guidance 15/11/2017
Corporate Joinder of multiple defendants to liquidator recovery proceedings: Recent judgment and rules reform 13/11/2017
Corporate Queensland Court of Appeal decision demonstrates the reach of existing ‘anti-phoenix’ provision 7/11/2017
Corporate WA Court of Appeal delivers decision on liquidator independence 1/11/2017
Corporate ARITA releases research paper on liquidator independence 18/10/2017
Both ILRA: Second list of requested 'fixes' to legislation 29/09/2017
Corporate ILRA and early destruction of books in court-ordered liquidations: NSW Supreme Court decision 29/09/2017
Both ILRA FAQs - updated 26 September 2017 26/09/2017
Personal Bankruptcy decision: Can a court extend the 60 days to apply to set aside a s 139ZQ notice? 26/09/2017
Corporate New Compilation of Insolvency Practice Rules (Corporations) available 22/09/2017
Both Federal Court decision on PPSA and bailments: Is there a ‘PPS lease’? 22/09/2017
Corporate Federal Court decision: Linc Energy issues extend beyond mining and natural resources appointments 20/09/2017
Corporate The safe harbour is now open 19/09/2017
Personal  Full Federal Court rules on asserted ‘abuse of process’ by presentation of debtor’s petition 7/09/2017
Personal New compilation of Insolvency Practice Rules (Bankruptcy) available 6/09/2017
Corporate  Recovery of the ASIC user pays levy 6/09/2017
Both ILRA: 1 September commencement uncovers more legislation errors 4/09/2017
Both ARITA templates for ILRA released *updated 4 Sept*  Templates for ARITA members only 4/09/2017
Corporate Information sheet: Remuneration of an external administrator 1/08/2017
Corporate Information sheet: Offences and recoverable transactions in a voluntary administration 1/08/2017
Corporate Overview of Insolvency - corporate insolvency 1/08/2017
11302-INFO-Proposals information sheet v1_0 Corporate Information sheet: Proposals without meetings. For creditors in a liquidation, voluntary administration or deed of company arrangement 1/07/2017
INFO-Proposals- information sheet-(personal)- v1_1 Personal Information sheet: Proposals without meetings. For creditors in a bankruptcy or personal insolvency agreement (referred to jointly as a "regulated debtor estate") 1/07/2017
Corporate Information sheet: Creditor rights (liquidation) 1/07/2017
Personal Information sheet: Creditor rights in a regulated debtor estate 1/07/2017
Corporate Information sheet: Creditors rights (voluntary administration) 1/07/2017
Corporate Information sheet: Committees of Inspection 1/07/2017
Personal Information sheet: Committees of Inspection 1/07/2017
Corporate and Personal Information for people in business and their advisers (by ARITA, ASIC and AFSA) 1/03/2017