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Judge waives opt out notice in HIH Insurance class actions
Restructuring & Insolvency January 9, 2019 11:41 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has dispensed with the opt out notice requirement in two class actions filed in administration proceedings related to the spectacular collapse of HIH […]

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Art collectors won’t get their day in court against failed auction house Mossgreen
Restructuring & Insolvency November 28, 2018 3:22 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing the complex liquidation of failed auction house Mossgreen has denied leave to proceed to vendors who received nothing from the sale of […]

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ASIC seeks provisional liquidators for Chinese bottled water co.
Restructuring & Insolvency November 26, 2018 10:44 am By Cat Fredenburgh

ASIC wants provisional liquidators appointed to Chinese bottled water supplier Tianmei Beverage to determine whether the company has breached the Corporations Act and should be […]

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Engineering firm RCR Tomlinson appoints administrators
Restructuring & Insolvency November 22, 2018 11:00 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Engineering and infrastructure firm RCR Tomlinson has been put into administration, a few days after being hit with a shareholder class action over $57 million¬†in […]

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Accountant lied to conceal Centaur Ponzi scheme, court hears
Restructuring & Insolvency November 19, 2018 10:02 pm By Miklos Bolza

The accountant and best friend of fraudster Scott Williams “prevaricated and lied” to hide his knowledge of the Centaur Litigation Ponzi scheme that misappropriated $32 […]

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Starcom liquidator’s case against directors to move forward
Restructuring & Insolvency November 15, 2018 3:31 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The former directors of Starcom have lost their bid to stay proceedings brought by the company’s liquidator alleging they knew the IT solutions provider was […]

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Accountants for collapsed Centaur Litigation can’t amend defence
Restructuring & Insolvency November 14, 2018 4:12 pm By Christine Caulfield

The accountants for fraudster Scott Williams, the man behind the multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme Centaur Litigation, lost a bid to amend their defence to limit […]

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Ex-director of corporate insolvency firm ‘ambushed’ by partner, judge says
Restructuring & Insolvency November 13, 2018 7:21 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has found the former director of Sydney-based insolvency practice CRS Warner Kugel is entitled to compensation after he was “ambushed” out of the […]

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Palmer can’t stop Queensland Nickel liquidators from asking after fugitive nephew
Restructuring & Insolvency November 9, 2018 3:43 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has shot down a bid by Clive Palmer to block the liquidators of Queensland Nickel from making enquiries as to the whereabouts of […]

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Second judge steps down ahead of Queensland Nickel trial
Restructuring & Insolvency November 5, 2018 11:00 pm By Christine Caulfield

Billionaire Clive Palmer has succeeded in knocking a second judge off a case brought against him by the liquidators of failed Queensland Nickel, after arguing […]

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