About this NPA
The Commercial and Corporations National Practice Area (NPA) covers commercial and corporations disputes within federal jurisdiction.
This NPA consists of six Sub-areas and each has a dedicated webpage for specific information about proceedings in those Sub-areas:
- 23 Aug 2017:
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v True Alliance Trading Pty Ltd (formerly, Reebok Australia Pty Ltd) (No 2)  FCA 990
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application to amend Court's final orders - relevant considerations when exercising discretion under Federal Court Rules 2011 (Cth) r 39.05(f) - where the continued maintenance of a compliance program pursuant to final orders would apply to an inoperative entity - where there is no evidence of detriment to third party -…
Judge: McKerracher J
- 21 Aug 2017:
Reaper v Vrsecky (Trustee), in the matter of Reaper  FCA 948
BANKRUPTCY – applications by discharged bankrupt under ss 33A and 178 of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) – application by respondent trustee for consolidation of applications and for summary judgment
Judge: O'Callaghan J
- 18 Aug 2017:
Arnold v Australian Securities and Investments Commission  FCA 936
CORPORATIONS - application for reinstatement of company registration under s 601AH of Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) - where no resident director - where review proceedings in Administrative Appeals Tribunal in relation to objection decision of Commissioner on foot - whether application granted in circumstances
Judge: Perram J
Latest Speeches & Papers
- 1 Jun 2017:
Varying funding agreements and freedom of contract: Some observations
Presented to IMF Bentham Class Actions Research Initiative with UNSW Law: 'Resolving Class Actions Effectively and Fairly' by Justice Lee
- 10 Oct 2016:
Issues in recognition and enforcement of foreign insolvency judgments - An Australian perspective
Delivered to the Judicial Insolvency Network Conference, Singapore by Justice Perram.
- 16 Sep 2016:
Application of the Australian Consumer Law to Government Commercial Activities
Paper delivered by Justice Griffiths at Commercial Law and Government Conference.
Form & Rules
Specific forms, rules and other information applicable to each of the Sub-areas are set out on the individual Sub-area webpages.
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