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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

  • 15 Oct 2021: Bettles as trustee of the bankrupt estate of Bruce v Bruce [2021] FCA 1248
    PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application to withdraw admission of disclaimer - explanation for application to withdraw admission - application to join new respondent parties - application to amend statement of claim and originating application - principles in Brady v Stapleton (1952) 88 CLR 322; [1952] HCA 62 - standard of evidence in interlocutory…
    Judge: Collier J
  • 14 Oct 2021: Lawrence (liquidator), in the matter of LXNDR Group Pty Ltd (In liq) [2021] FCA 1243
    CORPORATIONS - insolvency - trustee company - liquidator powers to deal with trust property - the liquidators seek an order nun pro tunc that they are justified and acting reasonably in conducting the winding up of the company on the basis that it holds all of its assets and undertakings as trustee of the LXNDR Group Investments Trust - order…
    Judge: Anderson J
  • 14 Oct 2021: Lindholm (liquidator), in the matter of Aviation 3030 Pty Ltd (in liq) [2021] FCA 1244
    CORPORATIONS - application under s 477(2B) of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) for approval of settlement agreement - where liquidators seek approval to enter into deeds of settlement on the behalf of four defendants - where the liquidators seek suppression over the supporting affidavit annexing the deeds of settlement pursuant to s 37AF of the…
    Judge: Anderson J

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