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In this online, on-demand course, barrister, Ingrid King discusses the following issues:
- Directors having temporary and limited relief from insolvent trading liability
- Increased thresholds for the issue of statutory demands and bankruptcy proceedings
- Increased limitation periods for responding to statutory demands and bankruptcy proceedings
- New powers of the Treasurer to relieve companies of their obligations under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) to deal with unforeseen COVID-19 circumstances.
0.5 CPD units (one unit per hour)
This course consists of a 39-minute video recording of a lecture by barrister Ingrid King, together with reference resources.
This course will equip participants to:
A discount of 10% is available to UTS Alumni or UTS Staff enrolling in this short course. If you’re eligible for this discount, please ensure you have provided your UTS Student or Staff ID number in your UTS Open Profile (under ‘a bit about you’).
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Ingrid King is a barrister at Tenth Floor St James Hall and practices in general commercial and public law. She regularly appears for private companies, insolvency practitioners, directors and government entities in state and federal courts, commercial arbitrations and tribunals.
Ingrid has a strong background in corporate law (including insolvency), regulatory law, and statutory interpretation. In addition, she appears in judicial review proceedings in the Land and Environment Court and the Federal Court.
Ingrid teaches Securities Regulation at UTS and she is the NSW Deputy Chair of the Insolvency and Restructuring Committee of the Law Council of Australia.
Note: Course content recorded April 2020
Gain key insights into the insolvency and corporate law portions of the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus Act 2020.
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Contractual implications of COVID-19 for the construction industry: frustration and force majeure.
Employment in the Age of COVID-19
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How important are ethics in the uncertain conditions we face in 2020, and how do conditions particular to this year affect ethical considerations?
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A review of 2019 and 2020 cases of interest in retail and commercial leasing in NSW.