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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

  • 20 Jun 2024: Australian Securities and Investments Commission v LGSS Pty Ltd (No 2) [2024] FCA 665
    BANKING AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - "greenwashing" - where defendant contravened ss 12DB(1)(a) and 12DF(1) of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001 (Cth) by making false or misleading representations, and engaging in conduct liable to mislead the public in relation to investments made by superannuation fund - form of…
    Judge: O'Callaghan J
  • 20 Jun 2024: Veale v Coleman [2024] FCAFC 83
    BANKRUPTCY AND INSOLVENCY - application to set aside bankruptcy notice issued under s 41(1) of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) - foreign currency judgment debt - where bankruptcy notice includes incorrect date for conversion of foreign currency judgment debt to Australian dollars - where bankruptcy notice includes Reserve Bank of Australia rate of…
    Judge: Markovic, Halley and Cheeseman JJ
  • 19 Jun 2024: Gidley (Trustee), in the matter of Ripoll (Bankrupt) v Ripoll [2024] FCA 650
    BANKRUPTCY AND INSOLVENCY - where notice given by Official Receiver pursuant to s 139ZQ of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) - where trustee sought recovery of money or property - whether binding financial agreement constituted forbearance to sue - whether forbearance to sue can constitute consideration for the transfer of property - where there was…
    Judge: Markovic J

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