Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: Running account defence

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
25 November, 2020

Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: The good faith defence

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
18 November, 2020

How not to performance manage employees working from home during COVID-19!

With the coming of the COVID-19 pandemic many employees are working from home and this appears likely to continue for some time yet – especially in Victoria. In a decision highlighting the challenges of managing remote workers, the Fair Work...
12 November, 2020

Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: Insolvency at the time of the payments

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
11 November, 2020

Insolvent trading – know your obligations

Due to the economic repercussions of COVID-19, insolvent trading has become an area of law that all those involved in business should understand. With the temporary relief on insolvent trading for directors scheduled to end on 31 December 2020, it...
9 November, 2020

Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: Is the creditor a secured or unsecured creditor?

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
5 November, 2020

Six things you need to know about a liquidator’s examination

If you or someone you know has been served with a summons to appear at an examination by a liquidator, it is important you are aware of your obligations and the implications. What is a liquidator’s examination? It is a...
29 October, 2020

Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: Amending claims after the statute of limitation has expired

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
28 October, 2020

Unpacking Unfair Preferences Series: What is an unfair preference?

It’s an unfortunate situation that those who provide a product or service often find themselves in. They’ve done the work, provided a product, invoiced for the work or product and are therefore entitled to be paid. It can therefore be...
21 October, 2020