Insolvency Law Bulletin – safe harbour, Tiger Resources, Virgin and who’s the employer

The latest Insolvency Law Bulletin contains a warning about the (then) ending on 24 September of the COVID-19 protections, now since extended to 31 December. As Stephen Mullette explains, assisted by his musico-literary allusions, the drafting of the March 2020 Omnibus Act is rather strict, requiring any company seeking to have special safe harbour protection […]

Bankruptcy and family provision claims

In Bankrupt for Life, concerning the way a person can remain bankrupt for ever in Australia if they never file their statement of affairs (SOA), I referred to the case of a Mr Talent, who was made bankrupt in May 2000 but who had only filed his statement of affairs over 20 years later, in […]