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About this NPA

The Commercial and Corporations National Practice Area (NPA) covers commercial and corporations disputes within federal jurisdiction.

This NPA consists of six Sub-areas and each has a dedicated webpage for specific information about proceedings in those Sub-areas:

Latest Judgments

  • 20 Apr 2018: Khatri and Lane (Trustees) v McDonald, in the matter of Wilkie (Bankrupt) [2018] FCA 543
    BANKRUPTCY - undervalued transactions - transfers that are void against bankruptcy trustees - s 120(1) of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 - equitable charge over real property - whether market value given for that charge - s 123 of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 - whether charge void against bankruptcy trustee such that sum received pursuant to charge formed…
    Judge: Logan J
  • 20 Apr 2018: Issa v Dairy Farmers Pty Ltd [2018] FCA 542
    BANKRUPTCY - appeal from sequestration order made under the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) - where debt claimed by the petitioning creditor based on judgment entered in debtors' default of compliance with terms of settlement - power to go behind the judgment - whether primary judge erred in finding that default clause was not a penalty - whether…
    Judge: Bromwich J
  • 20 Apr 2018: Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC v Bega Cheese Limited [2018] FCA 549
    ARBITRATION - International arbitration - application for anti-arbitration injunction restraining the taking of any further steps in an arbitration commenced before the International Centre for Dispute Resolution in New York ARBITRATION - whether substantial overlap of issues between curial proceeding and international arbitration ARBITRATION -…
    Judge: O'Callaghan J

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