Getting the numbers right: the hidden traps of the PPSA

The NSW Supreme Court awarded $23 million for a security interest because PPSR registrations were made against the grantor’s ABN and not its ACN. By…

The brave new world of the PPSA: what it means for farmers

Rural practitioners may find that harvest is the right time to remind clients of their potentially improved position under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009. By…

Forging guidance on PPSA leases

The recent decision of Forge Group Power Pty Ltd (in liquidation) (receivers and managers appointed) v General Electric International Inc [2016] NSWSC 52 provides useful…

Personal property securities and a receiver’s lien: rare coins and bank notes in Re Arcabi

The case confirms what many legal advisors have expected – that businesses like those offering storage services, including businesses storing furniture for travellers, old and…