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from Australian Reconstructing Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA)


Last updated 3/5/2018

NOTE: "Restricted" means that ARITA has restricted access to the sheets, guides and news stories to members only. Where access by non-members and the public is available, a link to the ARITA page has been created.

Number, etc Title and description Last updated/Date
Restricted Former administrators’ statutory lien for remuneration and expenses: Vic Supreme Court decision 3/5/2018
Restricted Consolidated list of outstanding ILRA 'fixes' 1/5/2018
Restricted ARITA's response to AAT statement on Code of Professional Practice 30/4/2018
  Submission: Clarification, simplification and modernisation of the consumer guarantee framework 27/4/2018
  Termination of membership - Mr Randall Joubert 26/4/2018
Restricted Denial of administrators’ equitable lien upheld on appeal: Full Federal Court decision 24/4/2018
Restricted Section 553C set-off against liquidator preference claims: Federal Court decision 23/4/2018
  Ipso facto: Consultation commences on exclusions from stay provisions 16/4/2018
  Termination of membership - Mr Ozem Kassem 13/4/2018
Restricted Amerind and Linc Energy: Applications to High Court for special leave to appeal 10/4/2018
Restricted Administrators denied equitable lien for cost of stocktake of consignors’ goods 10/4/2018
Restricted Court exercises discretion to refuse remedy for proven voidable transaction 4/4/2018
Restricted Remuneration rates - AFSA National Panel of Registered Trustees 4/4/2018
Restricted Objections to Discharge - Processing Timeframes 3/4/2018
Restricted Amendment to ‘in receivership’ rules for MIS responsible entities and licenced trustees/custodians 3/4/2018
Restricted ASIC Industry funding levy update 28/3/2018
Restricted Validity of VA appointment: NSW Supreme Court decision 26/3/2018
  One Year Bankruptcy & Debt Agreement Amendments Recommended to Senate 22/3/2018
Restricted  Full Federal Court decision on corporate trading trusts 22/3/2018
Restricted Safe Harbour & Continuous Disclosure - ASX Guidance 15/3/2018
Restricted Potential changes to online auction rules 13/3/2018
Restricted Queensland Court of Appeal decision in Linc Energy: Liquidators’ disclaimer prevails over State law 9/3/2018
Restricted  Victorian Court of Appeal decision on corporate trading trusts: The key points 1/3/2018
  PCC's Determination and Reasons for Decision - Korda, Nettleton and Villani 1/3/2018
  ARITA submission on combatting illegal phoenixing 28/2/2018
Restricted Re Amerind: Victorian Court of Appeal's highly anticipated judgment on trading trusts *UPDATED* 28/2/2018
Restricted Administrators refused advance permission of Court to admit subordinate claims for nominal amount 26/2/2018
  Suspension of membership - David Leigh 23/2/2018
Restricted High Court to hear appeal on ‘holding’ DOCAs 19/2/2018
  Submission: Transparency of business tax debts 13/2/2018
Restricted ‘Shelf’ order for incoming liquidator to conduct investigations: Queensland Supreme Court decision 12/2/2018
Restricted Leave to proceed against insurers of insolvent companies: Federal Court decision 6/2/2018
   The Essential Skills series has been expanded for 2018 30/1/2018
Restricted Applying the ‘proportionality’ principle: Victorian Supreme Court decision on remuneration 25/1/2018
Restricted Can a bankrupt sue for income earned during the bankruptcy? Victorian Supreme Court decision 22/1/2018
  ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting - 5 December 2017 18/1/2018
Restricted ACT Supreme Court considers role of Australian representatives of UK trustee in bankruptcy 17/1/2018
Restricted Setting aside statutory demands: NSW Court of Appeal decision 16/1/2018
Restricted Applying for directions post-ILRA: Federal Court considers ‘new’ and ‘old’ legislation 11/1/2018
Restricted Refund of Bank Charges 11/1/2018
Restricted Transparency of business tax debts: Exposure draft legislation released for consultation 11/1/2018
Restricted Debt Agreement Reform Bill Inquiry: Exposure draft available 10/1/2018
 Restricted ‘Ordinarily resident in Australia’: Full Federal Court decision on controlling trustee authority 10/1/2018
Restricted  ‘Evidentiary value’ of a company’s books and records: Victorian Supreme Court decision 18/12/2017
Restricted  Court voids transfer of real estate from bankrupt to spouse, dismisses trust claims 14/12/2017
Restricted  Court decision regarding trustee’s obligation to call meeting to consider s 73 proposal 12/12/2017
Restricted References to "old" (pre-ILRA) legislative provisions: Interpretation legislation may assist 11/12/2017
Restricted Liquidators allowed remuneration for work done under invalid appointments: Federal Court decision 8/12/2017
Restricted Debt Agreement Reform Bill referred to Senate Committee 8/12/2017
Senate Inquiry gets it wrong on rural receiverships (ARITA media release) 8/12/2017
Restricted Liquidators' claim for remuneration and expenses out of trust property: Qld Supreme Court decisions 6/12/2017
Restricted Amendments made to Federal Court (Corporations) Rules 5/12/2017
Restricted 1-year Bankruptcy Bill referred to Committee: Report due March 2018 1/12/2017
Restricted WA Court of Appeal decides whether general security interest attaches to terminated-DOCA fund 28/11/2017
"The Safest Harbour" - How to protect yourself if your business is in financial distress 21/11/2017
Restricted One-year bankruptcy bill introduced into Federal Parliament 19/11/2017
Restricted Guidance for members on the recovery of ASIC industry funding levy 15/11/2017
Restricted Safe harbour guidance 15/11/2017
Restricted Joinder of multiple defendants to liquidator recovery proceedings: Recent judgment and rules reform 13/11/2017
Restricted Queensland Court of Appeal decision demonstrates the reach of existing ‘anti-phoenix’ provision 7/11/2017
Restricted WA Court of Appeal delivers decision on liquidator independence 1/11/2017
Restricted ARITA releases research paper on liquidator independence 18/10/2017
Restricted ILRA: Second list of requested 'fixes' to legislation 29/09/2017
Restricted ILRA and early destruction of books in court-ordered liquidations: NSW Supreme Court decision 29/09/2017
Restricted ILRA FAQs - updated 26 September 2017 26/09/2017
Restricted Bankruptcy decision: Can a court extend the 60 days to apply to set aside a s 139ZQ notice? 26/09/2017
Restricted New Compilation of Insolvency Practice Rules (Corporations) available 22/09/2017
Restricted Federal Court decision on PPSA and bailments: Is there a ‘PPS lease’? 22/09/2017
Restricted Federal Court decision: Linc Energy issues extend beyond mining and natural resources appointments 20/09/2017
Restricted The safe harbour is now open 19/09/2017
Restricted  Full Federal Court rules on asserted ‘abuse of process’ by presentation of debtor’s petition 7/09/2017
Restricted New compilation of Insolvency Practice Rules (Bankruptcy) available 6/09/2017
Restricted  Recovery of the ASIC user pays levy 6/09/2017
Restricted ILRA: 1 September commencement uncovers more legislation errors 4/09/2017
ARITA templates for ILRA released *updated 4 Sept*  Templates for ARITA members only 4/09/2017
Information sheet: Remuneration of an external administrator 1/08/2017
Information sheet: Offences and recoverable transactions in a voluntary administration 1/08/2017
Overview of Insolvency - corporate insolvency 1/08/2017
11302-INFO-Proposals information sheet v1_0 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 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
Information sheet: Creditor rights (liquidation) 1/07/2017
Information sheet: Creditor rights in a regulated debtor estate 1/07/2017
Information sheet: Creditors rights (voluntary administration) 1/07/2017
Information sheet: Committees of Inspection 1/07/2017
Information sheet: Committees of Inspection 1/07/2017
Information for people in business and their advisers (by ARITA, ASIC and AFSA) 1/03/2017