High Court unravels the cross-vesting scheme

Mason, Rosalind (1999) High Court unravels the cross-vesting scheme. Journal of Judicial Administration, 9 (1). pp. 5-7. ISSN 1036-7918


The note which follows appeared with the latest issue of the Insolvency Law Journal and is reproduced here as a summary of the High Court's decision in Re Wakim. The decision has important consequences for judicial administration. Some jurisdictions have enacted legislation attempting to deal with the effect of the decision on orders made in the Federal Court and proceedings pending before that court; others have not.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Law
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2007 16:01
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2017 04:39
Uncontrolled Keywords: High Court of Australia; conflict of laws; winding up; bankruptcy; liquidation
Fields of Research : 18 Law and Legal Studies > 1801 Law > 180109 Corporations and Associations Law
18 Law and Legal Studies > 1801 Law > 180120 Legal Institutions (incl. Courts and Justice Systems)
18 Law and Legal Studies > 1801 Law > 180107 Conflict of Laws (Private International Law)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970118 Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/17292

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