Limitation periods in equity – taking an analogous approach

Limitation periods for equitable causes of action are not straightforward and require careful investigation and analysis. Consult Lawcover’s schedule. By ELISSA BAXTER and ALEX HASLAM.

Navigating the safe harbour for small to medium-sized enterprises

The new safe harbour from insolvent trading is the most significant change to corporate insolvency law since the introduction of voluntary administration. By BEN SEWELL.

Preliminary discovery applications: don’t forget about the costs

NSW courts are prepared to make orders varying or delaying costs for preliminary discovery depending on the institution and outcome of subsequent proceedings. By NICHOLAS…

The new insolvent trading defence: striking a better balance for creditors and directors

Federal Parliament passed a new defence for company directors for insolvent trading. By ROBERT BOADLE.

Liquidator’s remuneration: good news for insolvency professionals

The Full Bench of the NSW Court of Appeal provided clear guidance on how a Court must determine a liquidator’s remuneration under the Corporations Act….