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July 2019

Estates - Administration of insolvent estates

July 2019

We are currently acting for an insolvent estate. How do we proceed? In this particular case, there is no will. Do we need to apply for letters of administration before making an application for bankruptcy?

Wills, Powers, Estates & Family Provision Claims
Victoria

July 2019

Litigation – Removing wrongly joined parties

July 2019

Litigation – Removing wrongly joined parties I act for a defendant company in debt recovery proceedings pursuant to a contract dispute. The plaintiff has also named my client's directors as second and third defendants, despite their not bei...

Litigation
New South Wales

July 2019

Conveyancing – Occupation certificates and purchaser protection

July 2019

On what date did Occupation Certificates become compulsory? I understand they were required for works post 1992 but I am not certain of the exact date. Prior to this time our local Council only really has on file a copy of stamped plans, a building approval and at best a letter con...

Sale, Purchase, Mortgage, Lease
New South Wales

June 2019

Debt recovery - Voluntary administration and court proceedings

June 2019

I am acting for a plaintiff in a District Court debt recovery matter. The defendant failed to file a defence and we are about to file a motion to seek default judgment. However, the defendant has gone into voluntary administration. How does this affect the court proceedings? &...

Bankruptcy & Liquidation
New South Wales

June 2019

Companies – Effects of deregistration on contracts and officeholders

June 2019

The client entered into a contract with a company. It turns out that the company was de-registered on the date of the contract. Is this contract valid and can it be enforced?

Bankruptcy & Liquidation
Federal
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