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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

  • 30 May 2023: Silva, in the matter of Alon Pty Ltd (in liquidation) [2023] FCA 547
    CORPORATIONS -- competing applications to be appointed as receivers and managers to trust assets -- where originating process brought by liquidators of trustee company and competing interlocutory application brought by interested party -- where amended trust deed includes an ipso facto clause -- where interested party sought to challenge validity…
    Judge: Cheeseman J
  • 29 May 2023: Feldman v Tayar [2023] FCAFC 79
    BANKRUPTCY AND INSOLVENCY - appeal from a decision of a single judge affirming orders made by a registrar that the estates of the appellants be sequestrated under the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) - appeal dismissed
    Judge: O'Callaghan, Anderson and Jackman JJ
  • 26 May 2023: Sparks, in the matter of IG Energy Holdings (Australia) Pty Ltd [2023] FCA 538
    CORPORATIONS - application by administrators for direction under s 90-15 of the Insolvency Practice Schedule (Corporations) being Sch 2 to the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Act) that administrators are justified in pursuing the rebuild of the Callide C Power Station which is a primary asset of the second to fifth plaintiffs - application allowed…
    Judge: Halley J

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