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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 Nov 2023: Ball, in the matter of J.W. Mailing Services Pty Ltd (in liq) (Subject to Deed of Company Arrangement) [2023] FCA 1479
    CORPORATIONS - where relief sought in Further Amended Originating Process overtaken by execution of Amended Deed of Company Arrangement (Amended DOCA) - where Amended DOCA executed following resolution passed at meeting of creditors - whether appropriate to make orders having regard to these circumstances - Held: Application dismissed
    Judge: Cheeseman J
  • 29 Nov 2023: Hamilton v Meta Platforms, Inc. (Costs) [2023] FCA 1496
    COSTS - where proceeding permanently stayed - where the applicant sought an order under s 82(4) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (CCA) (NACO) - where the application for the NACO has not been determined - where the application for a permanent stay determined prior to the hearing of the NACO application - whether s 82 of the CCA…
    Judge: Cheeseman J
  • 29 Nov 2023: Australian Securities and Investments Commission v OnePath Custodians Pty Ltd [2023] FCA 1485
    SUPERANNUATION - where the trustee of a superannuation fund has admitted to engaging in misleading or deceptive conduct in relation to financial services - where parties have agreed a statement of facts and the proposed form of declaratory relief, aggregate pecuniary penalty, the terms of an adverse publicity notice and payment of costs - whether…
    Judge: Stewart J

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