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:
- 22 Mar 2019:
Coshott v Official Trustee in Bankruptcy, in the matter of Bankrupt Estate of Michael Petrovic Lenin (deceased)  FCA 401
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - whether the applicant had reasonable prospect of successfully prosecuting the proceeding - whether there was an issue estoppel - whether there was an Anshun estoppel - whether there was an abuse of process - proceedings dismissed.
Judge: Thawley J
- 20 Mar 2019:
Australian Securities and Investment Commission v Aviation 3030 Pty Ltd (No 2)  FCA 391
CORPORATIONS - application for interim stay of winding up orders
Judge: O'Callaghan J
- 19 Mar 2019:
Kirman v RWE Robinson & Sons Pty Ltd (in liq), in the matter of RWE Robinson and Sons Pty Ltd (in liq)  FCA 372
CORPORATIONS - insolvency - receivers' application for directions as to distribution of proceeds of realisation - where liquidators also appointed - where s 561 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) applies - where s 561 permits payment to certain priority creditors from property the subject of a circulating security interest - whether payment is to…
Judge: Banks-smith J
Latest Speeches & Papers
- 1 Nov 2018:
Opening address at the AILA National Conference
Presented at the AILA National Conference in Perth by Chief Justice Allsop.
- 15 Oct 2018:
The role of law in international commercial arbitration
Paper presented at the CIArb Inaugural Annual Lecture, Melbourne, by Chief Justice Allsop.
- 21 Sep 2018:
The rise of the international commercial court
Presented at the 2018 Hong Kong International Commercial Law Conference, by Justice Middleton.
Form & Rules
Specific forms, rules and other information applicable to each of the Sub-areas are set out on the individual Sub-area webpages.
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