Insolvency

UNFAIR PREFERENCE CLAIMS AND SET-OFF UNDER SECTION 553C – NO SET-OFF “DEFENCE” AVAILABLE

26th April 2022
The Federal Court responds to the question of whether section 553C set-off is available as a “defence” to an unfair preference claim.
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ASSIGNEE CAN ENGAGE IN STATUTORY TRACING PURSUANT TO S 588FF

19th April 2022
Can an assignee of a liquidator’s voidable transaction claim trace a company’s property for the purposes of recovery?
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UNFAIR PREFERENCE CLAIMS AND THE SET-OFF “DEFENCE”

22nd September 2021
The Federal Court is considering the question of whether section 553C set-off is available as a “defence” to an unfair preference claim.
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LITIGATION FUNDING FUNDAMENTALS – OVERVIEW OF FUNDING FOR INSOLVENCY CLAIMS

22nd September 2021
This is the first article in a new series which will break down the fundamentals of litigation funding and help demystify the process of getting a claim funded.
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Using Liquidator’s Examination Documents in Assigned Claims

2nd July 2021
Can litigation funders use a liquidator’s examination documents for purchased claims?
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In Practice: Funding Portfolios of Insolvency Claims

7th April 2021
LCM Portfolio Manager, Justin Ward, presents a case study on resolving a complex liquidation using portfolio funding.
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Litigation – Risky Business for Liquidators

29th March 2021
LCM’s Siba Diqer & Clayton Utz’s Anthony Burke write for the Australian Restructuring, Insolvency & Turnaround Association Journal on how liquidators can avoid personal risks to pay costs.
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New rules for funders of insolvency claims: Business as usual for some, not for all

15th September 2020
Despite the commentary, recent regulatory changes for third-party funding will impact on some insolvency-related claims.
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Singapore confirms further widening of third-party funding options

14th September 2020
Third-party funding is now permitted as part of the Judicial Management process in Singapore.
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LCM Insolvency Experts Published in INSOL World Magazine

26th August 2020
Siba Diqer, Justin Ward and Hugo Marshall co-authored a comparative analysis of UK and Australian insolvency markets for INSOL WORLD.
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