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‘Modernising’ insolvency communications

The Australian government’s consultation paper - Modernising Business Communications - Improving the Technology Neutrality[1] of Treasury Portfolio Laws, of December 2020 – offers, as an…
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Bad bankruptcy notices

A bankruptcy notice was found to have been wrongly issued by the Official Receiver because it did not attach a final judgment or order of…
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Does small business count?

This Ombudsman's follow up report - Small Business Counts - examines small to medium business enterprises (SMEs) from an economics and technology perspective, including as…
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Bankruptcy seems to be the hardest word

The government has not said anything about insolvency law reform for financially struggling individual small business operators among its claimed “the most significant reforms to…
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SME insolvency – an alternative approach

Small business enterprises (SME) in Australia are conducted through the full range of legal entities available – sole traders, partners, corporate trusts, companies, associations and…
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What is the future of insolvency practice?

The insolvency reforms of 2017 have been seen as a missed opportunity for Australia to introduce internet-based processes and approaches to its insolvency law, which,…