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Directors liability in the spotlight
The High Court sent a strong message to directors against the dangers of companies continuing to trade whilst insolvent.
New Zealand
6 Apr 2019
Voidability of third-party payments in insolvency
In certain circumstances, insolvent transactions can be voidable under ss 292–296 of the Companies Act 1993 (NZ).
New Zealand
5 Oct 2018
Receiverships: who, what and why
Broad overview of the receivership process and the implications of a company being placed into receivership.
New Zealand
28 Aug 2018
No liquidation where debt disputed
The case is a reminder that a liquidation order will be dismissed when there are grounds to believe a debt is disputed.
New Zealand
30 Apr 2018
Interim liquidation order made on Pickwick basis
The respondent to the ex parte application was invited to appear without the need to file written submissions.
New Zealand
30 Apr 2018
Insolvency update - April 2018
These cases discuss liquidation orders on a Pickwick basis, personal guarantees, disputed debt and statutory demands.
New Zealand
21 Apr 2018
Insolvency update - voidable transactions and payments made by third parties
The decision applies the voidable transaction regime to payments made by third parties on behalf of a debtor company.
New Zealand
31 Oct 2017
Proposed changes to voidable transactions: feedback sought
The Government's Insolvency Working Group has this week issued its second report.
New Zealand
21 May 2017
Bankruptcy: Court clarifies its powers to approve payment proposals
We discuss Commissioner of Inland Revenue v Wilson [2007] NZCA 100.
New Zealand
14 May 2017
Debtor delays – strategic considerations on debtor appeal
If the debtor decides to appeal your money judgment, in most cases you should continue to take enforcement steps.
New Zealand
11 May 2017
Certainty at last for creditors and liquidators in voidable transaction claims
New value is not needed by creditors to rely on the section 296 defence to voidable transactions under the Companies Act.
New Zealand
23 Feb 2015
Statutory demand procedure available to liquidators to collect voidable transactions
Discussion of the decision in Damien Grant and Stephen Khov v Lotus Gardens Limited [2014] NZCA 127.
New Zealand
21 Apr 2014
New Solutions In Insolvency
Amanda Douglas looks at the changes to both company and personal insolvency law expected to come into force before the end of the year.
New Zealand
12 Dec 2007
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