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Release of draft Regulations provides welcome detail on proposed small business restructuring process

Yesterday Treasury released an Exposure Draft of the much anticipated Corporations Amendment (Corporate Insolvency Reforms) Regulations 2020 (Draft Regulations) and Insolvency Practice Rules (Corporations) Amendment…

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Small Business Insolvency Reform

The Government has today announced reforms to insolvency law to support and streamline insolvencies relating to small business. Following on…

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Amendments to the exercise of power of sale for disclaimed properties – a welcome respite for mortgagees

On 25 May 2020, Queensland parliament passed the Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2020 (Act) to protect mortgagees of real property…

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Safe harbour – Temporary relief in response to COVID-19

Amendment to the Corporations Act and effect As we introduced in our last update on 23 March 2020 – Disruption –…

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Disruption – Update to Insolvency Laws

Dear all, Matters relating to COVID-19 are evolving quickly. Information that was relevant only days ago is quickly being overtaken and…

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Insolvency practitioners alert – Changes to Western Australia’s safety laws are imminent – The time to act is now

Wide ranging changes to Western Australia’s occupational safety and health laws were introduced into the lower house of State parliament…

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