13Feb

Bankruptcy Amendment (Enterprise Incentives) Bill 2017 – SMB Submission

Posted by: Alice Ruhe | Date: February 13, 2018 | 

SMB recently lodged a submission  to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee in relation to the Bankruptcy Amendment (Enterprise…

12Jun

Bankrupts and International Travel – A Tale of Tinkler’s Travel Triumph

Posted by: Alice Ruhe | Date: June 12, 2017 | 

You may have seen the case involving Nathan Tinkler and his Trustee in Bankruptcy with respect to Mr Tinkler’s application…

28Mar

SAKR NOMINEES – IS IT REALLY THE SILVER BULLET IT’S MADE OUT TO BE?

Posted by: Alice Ruhe | Date: March 28, 2017 | 

By now, I’m sure most insolvency professionals have read numerous papers and articles on the New South Wales Court of…

28Jul

Proposed Reduced Default Bankruptcy Period – Sledgehammer Syndrome?

Posted by: Alice Ruhe | Date: July 28, 2016 | 

As many of you are aware, the Federal Government, via its National Innovation and Science Agenda has proposed “Reducing the…

14Jul

Directors duties – Insolvent Trading

Posted by: Administrator SellersMuldoonBenton | Date: July 14, 2014 | Tags: , ,

As well as other directors’ duties, company directors have a positive duty to prevent insolvent trading. This means that directors…

28Apr

The ATO Commissioner’s Garnishee Powers

Posted by: Justin Howlett | Date: April 28, 2014 | Tags: , ,

I am often asked what is the most common event or “red flag” that prompts a phone call from our…

10Apr

SMB Geelong Office

Posted by: Justin Howlett | Date: April 10, 2014 | Tags: , ,

SMB is proud to announce further expansion with the opening of its Geelong office.   Officially opening 1 April, our…

25Mar

Creditors – is your security at risk?

Posted by: Administrator SellersMuldoonBenton | Date: March 25, 2014 | 

Secured Creditors, looking to bankrupt a debtor need to be careful not to compromise or worse, inadvertently surrender their security….