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Merlin Diamond creditors seek to shield rights over assets as liquidation looms
Restructuring & Insolvency November 11, 2019 5:23 pm By Miklos Bolza

A group of unsecured creditors of ‘Diamond Joe’ Gutnik’s mining firm Merlin Diamonds has launched a NSW Supreme Court bid to preserve their rights over […]

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Judge sends HIH Insurance legal fee fight back to the drawing board
Restructuring & Insolvency November 7, 2019 10:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

A NSW Supreme Court judge has raised concerns about a dispute over fees owed to two law firms and a funder in relation to four […]

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Legal fee fight looms in HIH Insurance shareholder actions
Restructuring & Insolvency October 21, 2019 9:58 pm By Miklos Bolza

Lawyers behind four quasi representative proceedings against the liquidators of collapsed HIH Insurance have launched a bid to recoup the costs of their successful 18-year-long […]

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Liquidators can find some Plutus workers’ claims not a priority, judge says
Restructuring & Insolvency September 9, 2019 2:47 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The liquidators of Plutus Payroll Australia, the company at the heart of a high profile $105 million tax fraud, can determine that claims made during […]

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Judge dismisses ‘puzzling’ bid to boot FW Projects liquidators
Restructuring & Insolvency July 18, 2019 8:49 pm By Miklos Bolza

Two construction companies have lost what a court has called a “puzzling” bid to oust the liquidators of collapsed FW Projects amidst a legal battle […]

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Ex-CBA exec facing criminal charges ordered to hand over docs in US lawsuit
White Collar July 2, 2019 9:03 pm By Amelia Birnie

A former Commonwealth Bank executive facing criminal commercial bribery charges has been ordered to hand over a number of documents in a US lawsuit brought […]

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Court tosses Ponzi scheme investor’s $75M claim against liquidator Grant Thornton
Restructuring & Insolvency May 14, 2019 9:29 pm By Amelia Birnie

A court has thrown out a $75 million compensation claim filed by an investor in a Ponzi scheme alleging liquidator Grant Thornton Australia and its […]

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