Tag Archives: Mark Petrucco

High Court provides certainty for corporate trustees: Amerind

On 19 June 2019, the High Court delivered its judgment in one of the most hotly anticipated insolvency judgments this year, the Amerind appeal: Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia Pty Ltd v The Commonwealth.1

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Challenges to court-appointed receivers’ remuneration

Say Enterprises has successfully challenged a claim by its former receivers and managers seeking approval of their remuneration in the sum of $94,242.79 and that they be justified in paying disbursements, the most significant of which was $35,831.64 of legal fees.

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Banking and Financial Services Royal Commission update – second round

The second round hearings of the Royal Commission into misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry has provided us with a fortnight of newspaper headlines, and resulted in some high profile embarrassment for AMP and the big banks.

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