Fair Entitlements Guarantee – FEG

FEG claim against receivers over circulating assets

The Fair Entitlements Guarantee [FEG] scheme through the Commonwealth has obtained orders delaying the deregistration of a company to allow …

Employees’ loss of FEG redundancy payments through their misguided “acts of decency and loyalty” to assist

The AAT has described its decision confirming a lack of government assistance under fair entitlements guarantee (FEG) for “two dedicated, …

Who is an employee, and who is the employer? Common questions in insolvency administrations

Whether a person is an employee or a contractor, and if an employee, who is the employer, can be important, …

Fair Entitlements Guarantee – powers to demand information

The Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business’ Annual Report 2018-2019 provides some information about the Fair Entitlements Guarantee …

‘Employee’ claim rejected – he was a contractor, and a de facto director

A ‘employee’s’ claim for payment of unpaid wages by a company in liquidation was rejected by the department under the …

Liquidators – let employees know about their rights to claim on FEG?

Mr Merante was an employee of a company for 15 years, from 2000 until shortly after it went into voluntary …

Friendly and ‘friendly’

The friendly family doctor, dentist, and police officer properly convey what the term “friendly” means, that meaning going back to Beowulf. …