Insolvency in Australia
Recorded On: 08/27/2020
This on-demand webinar is available for 14 days after purchase.
Insolvencies in Australia are expected to rise come September as government subsidies come to an end. Join STG Legal’s Samantha Goddard and Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants’ Lee Crosthwaite as they discuss the Australian insolvency system and share case studies.
The webinar will cover:
- Corporate administration types
- Priority of creditors in liquidation
- Indicators in insolvency
- What to do if a customer enters into external administration
- Retention of title and the Personal Property Securities Act 2009
- Director’s liabilities for company debts
- Preferences in a liquidation
About the Speakers
Samantha Goddard, Managing Director, STG Legal Pty Ltd, Joyner, Queensland, Australia
Samantha Goddard was admitted as a legal practitioner in early 2009 and has more than 11 years’ experience as a practicing solicitor and commercial litigator in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. Samantha is a debt recovery expert and is passionate about helping her clients recover debts quickly, boost cash flow, and reduce losses from bad debts. She also has vast experience in corporate insolvency working with several registered liquidators in Australia.
Lee Crosthwaite, Partner, Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Lee Crosthwaite is a registered liquidator and CPA with considerable experience in all forms of corporate and personal insolvency. Lee joined Worrells as a graduate accountant in January 2002 and became a partner of the firm in January 2014. Worrells is a firm dedicated to solvency management, insolvency administration and forensic investigation. Lee has been involved in a number of Worrells' most significant administrations, including Storm Financial Limited. In these highly complex and contentious appointments, he led the liquidators’ investigations, asset recoveries, public examinations, and subsequent litigation.