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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

  • 26 Sep 2023: Trevan v Giezekamp, in the matter of DITPJG Holdings Australia Pty Ltd [2023] FCA 1143
    CORPORATIONS - application for appointment of receiver and manager - where individuals have entered into a joint venture - where a unit trust is used as the vehicle for the joint venture - where the trustee of the unit trust is a corporation jointly controlled by the parties to the joint venture - where the joint venture cannot proceed - alleged…
    Judge: Yates J
  • 26 Sep 2023: Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited [2023] FCA 1150
    CORPORATIONS - provision of financial services - regulatory proceedings - proceedings brought concerning contraventions of s 12DB of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001 (Cth) and s 47 of the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009 (Cth) - false or misleading representations concerning the price of cash advances made…
    Judge: Beach J
  • 26 Sep 2023: Lantrak Holdings Pty Ltd v Yammine [2023] FCAFC 156
    CONSUMER LAW - whether primary judge erred in finding respondents had proved words spoken with a sufficient degree of precision to enable Court to be satisfied they were misleading - where promise made to "honour the deal" or pay "the balance" between non-binding heads of agreement and sale agreement did not specify sum of balance - pleaded…
    Judge: Lee, Button and Jackman JJ

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