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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

  • 29 Sep 2020: Kenquist Nominees Pty Limited ATF The Kenquist Superannuation Fund v Campbell (No 6) [2020] FCA 1388
    CORPORATIONS - representative proceeding - application for Court approval of proposed settlement - whether terms of proposed settlement fair and reasonable
    Judge: McKerracher J
  • 29 Sep 2020: Habrok (Dalgaranga) Pty Ltd v Gascoyne Resources Ltd [2020] FCA 1395
    CORPORATIONS - gold mining group - insolvency - voluntary administration - deed of company arrangement - rival deeds of company arrangement - dual track process - inadequacy of sale process - recapitalisation - capital raising of $85 million - role of administrators - conflict of interest - relevance of work prior to administration - adequacy of…
    Judge: Beach J
  • 28 Sep 2020: Sovereign Point Pty Ltd v Gu (No 2) [2020] FCA 1377
    PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application to set aside default judgment - whether discretion under r 39.05 of the Federal Court Rules 2011 (Cth) should be exercised - where no adequate explanation for default - where no adequate explanation for significant delay in bringing application to set aside default judgment - where applicant settled proceedings …
    Judge: Davies J

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